Best of 2021

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TomRGB -
83
ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE combines some of BROCKHAMPTON's greatest strengths; it features bangers such as the lead single, BUZZCUT and DON'T SHOOT UP THE PARTY, a beautiful bearface solo in DEAR LORD, and introspective, personal and emotional lyricism throughout.

Joba is one of the standout members in this particular release, detailing his personal trauma regarding his father on songs like THE LIGHT PT.1 and PT.2. They both have a strong emotional impact due to this, and with the ... read more
TomRGB -
70
Though I don't think this record is particularly innovative, it is consistent in it's mellow and intimate sound.

I do think you could easily justify almost any score you give this (with the extreme highs and lows being the exception) as it is structured in a specific way throughout pretty much every song; it rarely (arguably never) strays too far in it's melodic, vocal or lyrical structure. Due to this, it appeals to people who love the minimalistic nature, whereas others will find it dull, ... read more
TomRGB -
73
Now that I've listened to a wider variety of music, I can understand why Khalid is criticised. I still believe that his debut is consistent and a fun listen. It's very laidback and chill, so many may find it boring or uninspired, however while I think it's not ground-breaking in any sense, there's still something here to enjoy.

Hopefully, Khalid can build on this from Free Spirit and improve and not get stuck making (often) redundant chart-pop music.
TomRGB -
68
This album suffers from "It's-way-too-long-syndrome". Some songs by themselves are great, but some (particularly the last 3 tracks) are a little dull in comparison.

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Apr 1, 2021
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100 - Masterpiece
90s - Amazing
80s - Great
70s - Good
60s - OK
50s - Meh
40s - Forgettable
30s - Bad
20s - Very Bad
10s - Awful
0s - What were you thinking??

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90-99
 
29

80-89
 
68

70-79
 
82

60-69
 
28

50-59
 
5

40-49
 
2

30-39
 

20-29
 

10-19
 

0-9
 

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