Late final yr, one of many higher albums of 2018 was launched by Earl Sweatshirt. After weeks of hypothesis, the mysterious rapper lastly introduced that he can be dropping his subsequent venture, coming by with Some Rap Songs. The work certainly is not going to please all people however to followers of a extra different or experimental style inside hip-hop, it is a must-listen. Earl is usually fairly reserved all year long, not feeling a have to litter the universe with new music on a regular basis. When he does drop, it is impactful although. With his freshly-announced departure from Columbia Records, he is excited to take much more dangers sooner or later.

After listening to Some Rap Songs, it is tough to even think about what sort of additional dangers Earl could also be wishing to discover however we're right here for it. In an interview with Pitchfork, the artist revealed that Some Rap Songs was the ultimate album on his take care of Columbia. He famous that he's trying ahead to what the long run holds for him, saying, "I’m excited to be free as a result of then I can do riskier shit."

During the interview, Sweatshirt additionally spoke in regards to the passing of his father, marking it one of many lowest factors of his total life. "My dad dying was essentially the most traumatic second of my life, however grief doesn’t simply work as disappointment—humorous shit occurs in there," mentioned the rapper. "I’m depressed daily and I be having enjoyable. I really feel just like the music seems like how the mind is wired to work: The most traumatic shit can occur and you could possibly suppose the way you want Lysol."