Trickster is not about spoon-feeding singable melodies to the listener. Miles instead presents puzzles: snaky rhythmic phrases that reveal their simple interior only to the careful listener.
More than anything else, this is a fun album.
The mixtape primarily about Taylor’s life, where he is, and what he’s doing.
Drake’s new album is so great because it doesn’t know what the hell it wants to be.
The vocals are solid and dreamlike, the drums come to the fore here even more so than on ‘Mondo,’ and the end results are just as catchy as anything that’s come before.
Cardi is through with trying to prove herself in an industry that has underestimated her from day one, given her background as a stripper and Instagram personality.