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Issa Album

21 Savage

Issa Album

Debut studio album from the Atlanta rapper featuring production from collaborator Metro Boomin

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Slaughter Gang / Epic
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  1. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    Issa constitutes a breakthrough for 21 Savage
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  2. 8.0 |   Tiny Mix Tapes

    Despite expectations, it’s an utter joy to listen to — a simple display of what 21 Savage sounds like when he’s having fun rapping
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  3. 7.3 |   Gig Soup

    Even though ‘Issa Album’ exposes 21’s limited range as an artist, it’s ok. He knows who he is and proudly showcases it
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  4. 6.5 |   Pitchfork

    The ambitious debut from 21 Savage features some of the best producers around, but the young rapper doesn't have the finesse to break out beyond his horror-film style
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  5. 6.0 |   Crack

    Issa Album doesn’t quite improve on a trademark sound, and there’s the nagging feeling that 21 Savage’s classic record is already behind him
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  6. 5.8 |   Consequence Of Sound

    The Atlanta emcee gets by with a little help from his friends
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  7. 5.7 |   AU Review

    The album’s appeal comes mainly from its catchiness
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