I don’t know what to expect coming to this album because all I know (or rather what I thought I know) about Isyana is that she's just another one of those mainstream pop artists that releases safe and harmless pop songs. This album slaps me in the face for thinking that way and tells me that she is definitely more than that.
LEXICON is very theatrical in its presentation which could get a bit too much on certain parts especially when it gets to the rock cuts of ... read more
My only expectation coming into this is "this is going to sound super YG and doesn't try to even innovate the YG GG sound they've been doing for the last decade" and they've met my expectation perfectly. While yes, it is not as grating as Blackpink on the production side (still quite flavorless tho), the songwriting is the same old and boring YG GG style songwriting that plagued the latter portion of BP's career. I have no idea how YG is still one of the top ... read more