Write a Review. Positive: 2 out of 3. Mixed: 1 out of 3. Negative: 0 out of 3. Good art is engaging and pulls you. You cant turn away Great art is engaging and makes you think. Execeptional Good art is engaging and pulls you. Execeptional art engages and challenges your thoughts and previous understandings. The Anonymous Nobody does the same thing. It is challenging and is shifting established ideas.
It wont necessarily bump in the jeeps but it will rock everywhere else. Get your mind right and sharpen your ears. Dig through the catalogues of every featured artist on this album and discover their gems. Consider the artistic skill it took to bring all of these different elements together to form this work. Don't settle for good, strive for great. Trugoy said it best on the outro that is the intro track, Exodus- "Hoping that what we create inspires you to selfishly challenge and contribute.
Thank you De La for sharing this work. And for those who don't get it This wasn't made for you. There are IQ requirements to really understand the brillance that is Anonymous.
It took me 2 listens to really appreciate the album as a whole. At first it felt underwhelming because the music overpowers the lyrics if you It took me 2 listens to really appreciate the album as a whole. At first it felt underwhelming because the music overpowers the lyrics if you will.
But that actually is what grew on me, the album has a unit has a very smooth sound. It received positive reviews by critics, and peaked at 12 on the Billboard In early , De La Soul created a Kickstarter in order to fund the album. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 77, based on 28 reviews, which indicates "generally favorable reviews". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Which makes sense, given the thread of tribulation and frustration that cuts through Anonymous Nobody , likely their bleakest record thematically since Stakes Is High. All the relationships they bring up seem to have been doomed long ago.
At least when they had to tread water back in the day, they had a danceable electric piano hook to do it over. And sometimes thoroughly pleasant plus heavy bass is just what you need.