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Anderson .Paak - Ventura (April 12, 2019) Album • Page 3

Discussion in 'Music Forum' started by jdr2187, Feb 27, 2019.

  1. Cameron

    FKA nowFace Prestigious

    Why wouldn’t be rap? He did on Vince, and James Blake?
     
  2. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    Full rap city
     
  3. tdlyon

    Pawnee Forever Supporter

    I’ve learned to be cautiously optimistic when he’s on a project instead of fully hyped by this point lol
    Fuck yeah, can’t wait to hear a new verse by the GOAT then
     
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  4. beachdude

    I'm not brave Supporter

    Wow, this is fantastic!
     
  5. Gjpeace

    Regular Prestigious

    Yeah, this is pretty good. On first listen, there’s less “wow” moments than there were on Oxnard, but it’s probably his most focused, cohesive album yet. Really, really smooth. Going to be the perfect spring/summer album.
     
  6. PauLo

    43% Burnt

    Yeah, this is bloody great. Compliments Oxnard too.
     
  7. Matt Chylak

    I can always be better, so I'll always try. Supporter

    Yep, this is the follow up I wanted to Malibu. Nails it.
     
  8. angel paste

    grey hairs, get out of me zoots! Prestigious

    last song is amazing
     
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  9. trevorshmevor

    and use a pretty font Supporter

    Wow, this is stellar. On the first pass, I loved every song. Winners Circle baaaangs

    This record made me realize that I like Oxnard a lot less than I forced myself into thinking I did lol
     
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  10. OotyPa

    sustain

    This is really great as expected and definitely feels like its own thing apart from both Malibu and Oxnard. Love it.
     
  11. well this is great
     
  12. Philll

    Trusted

    No one even begs anymore
     
  13. softanimal

    The sky goes from concrete to charcoal

    Wow this is one of the best things I've heard, Make It Better is going straight on my best songs of the year playlist, it's making me have feelings I didn't know I had
     
  14. Cameron

    FKA nowFace Prestigious

    Loved this on the way to work this morning. Did any of the Madlib sessions make it into this?
     
  15. angel paste

    grey hairs, get out of me zoots! Prestigious

    not listed as producer on any song so i’m guessing not

    a whole lib/paak project would be
     
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  16. Rowan5215 Apr 13, 2019
    (Last edited: Apr 13, 2019)
    Rowan5215

    An inconsequential shift as the continents drift.

    3 Stacks fucking goes in as usual

    EDIT: but Paak honestly matches him on "Winners Circle", that verse is unbelievable
     
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  17. tdlyon

    Pawnee Forever Supporter

    ...I guess I stand alone in liking Oxnard more than this. I really, really fucked with that album but both times I've heard this one I've kind of just zoned out for a good portion of it (though it obviously has some amazing highlights like Andre's verse, Make It Better, Reachin' 2 Much, Winner's Circle and the last song). I do like rap more than R&B in general though to be fair
     
  18. Cameron

    FKA nowFace Prestigious

    I enjoyed Oxnard a lot, but it just didn’t stick with me. This feels more cohesive.
     
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  19. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    Production is way better here also
     
  20. the sun is shining bright here today, what a perfect day to listen to this album three times in a row
     
  21. vidiviciveni

    Trusted

    Wasn’t it released around the same time? Guess I just assumed

    Gave me the wrong vibe anyways but if that’s not the direction he’s heading then great
     
  22. Matt Chylak

    I can always be better, so I'll always try. Supporter

    Can anyone point me in the direction of a video of his Coachella set? I caught about half on the livestream but it's gone now.
     
  23. whitenblue88

    The rivalry is back on

    I feel the opposite as what the critical reception on these past two albums was. I really enjoyed Oxnard, and this did absolutely nothing for me
     
  24. angel paste

    grey hairs, get out of me zoots! Prestigious

    hot take: both are great
     
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  25. Letterbomb31

    Trusted Prestigious

    This album is really good. I guess I should go back and give Oxnard another go...