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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #150 on: August 16, 2019, 07:20:04 AM »
Although today we are able to switch things around and decide what we like off an album, I still believe that If I have to do my own playlist off your album, it means that you cannot put an album together anymore. Snoop got a full project with Dave East and unreleased songs with legends like MJ, but still manage to put out mixed bags.
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #151 on: August 16, 2019, 09:57:49 AM »
I feel like this album has better singles than Neva Left but Neva Left is more cohesive because it had less tracks and filler. But Snoop sounds invigorated on this. Best lyrically since BCT on these last 2 albums
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #152 on: August 16, 2019, 11:52:38 AM »
3 good songs for me out of 22, pathetic how anyone can call this a good album is mad
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #153 on: August 16, 2019, 11:59:00 AM »
1. What U Talkiní Bout - 8/10 THE DOGG IS BACC! What a strong way to start the album. You gotta turn this one up, Beat slaps and Snoop is aggressive

2. So Misinformed 9/10 Glad to see a dope feature like this. Snoop and Slick Rick with a Bob Marley sample? Would be very sad if this song was bad, luckily its not bad, not bad at all. In fact it gets better every time I listen to it. The guitar on here is sicck as fuck. Strong production. I just wish we actually got a verse from Slick Rick.

3. Let Bygones Be Bygones - 9.5/10 Very impactful track. Just what he's talking about on this song will make you feel this track. Snoop reminiscing on Death Row days and his relationship with Suge Knight. Has that OG G-Funk sound to it with the synths and the pitch change, Piano.

4. One Blood, One Cuzz 10/10 Probably my favorite track on the album. Has that OG Snoop sound to it. Makes me want to bust a nut to this shit. This track definitely makes me cum in my pants every time. Shit just slaps so fucking hard. If the album had all tracks on this caliber we'd have another classic but we just have to be thankful Snoop still gives us tracks on this level. THANK YOU BATTLECAT!!!! BC POWDA A LEGEND!!!!

5. Countdown 9.5/10 - MORE G FUNK SHIT. At this point in the album IM THRILLED, If it only carried itself the rest of the way at this pace. Beat is a banger and Snoop is invigorated on this. I believe Snoop has it in him to make another classic if he had the right people behind him.

6. I C Your Bullshit - 4/10 First major disappointment just not feeling this one too much right now but I wouldnt be surprised if this one was a grower

7. Turn Me On f. Chris Brown 7/10 A nice upbeat track for the clubs and the radio, Chris Brown does his job on this track and so does Snoop. Think along the lines of "Beautiful"

8. Blue Face Hunnids 5/10 - Expected more from a Mustard beat but I guess its ok. YG is forgettable, Another skippable track

9. New Booty 6.5/10 - not a bad track just a bit forgettable

10. Take Me Away 8/10 - SOLID KUSH SMOKING SONG, ILL BE SPARKING UP TO THIS ONE FOR YEARS TO COME, NICE HYPNOTIC MELODIC BEAT

11. Do It When Iím In It 6.5/10 Another upbeat track meant for the clubs and radio. Not a bad effort but not the Snoop most people are looking for. Beat can get a bit repetitive.

12. First Place 9/10 One of the better tracks on the album. Beat is so dope. Old school Hollywood type shit. The strings and the Saxophone ohhhh man this is nice. Frank Sinatra feat Snoop Doggy Dogg shit. In fact it would have been dope if there were some Sinatra vocals on this. I'll be cruising through Hollywood blowing big dank to this. This should have been on the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood soundtrack.

13. Focused 8/10 Beat is not my favorite but Snoop rips the fuck out of this track and brings the rating higher. Beat might be a grower

14. Rise To the Top 5/10 Swizz beats ruins this shit that fucking tool

15. Wintertime in June  8.5/10 not the usual nate dogg classic we're accustomed to but still like a breath of fresh air to hear new Nate vocals

16. Doo Wop Thank Me  - 10/10 this shit is dope as fuck lol love this old school sam cooke like doo wop

17. Main Phone - 7/10 this beat is actually pretty funky, some bay area shit, he should have had e-40 and too short on this one.

18. Do You Like I Do - 5.5/10 lol this is some boyz ii men mo town philly shit, throwback beat, 90s heads will appreciate this one even if its not your favorite

19. Iíve Been Looking For You 9/10 - This track is so smooth, beat is on point and so is Snoop. One of my favorites on the album. Great track to blaze one to. Lake show reference.

20. Little Square UBitchU - 5/10 lol Snoop is funny man, all the voices he does and different characters, ill admit though this is one of the weakest tracks on the album, could have easily been left off but its a dance track, i see what hes trying to do here

21. Ventalation - 6/10 this track actually isnt bad dont know why people were hating on this track, yeah the other dudes on the track arent anything special but Snoop brings it and the beat is cool
 
22. I Wanna Thank Me  - 7.5/10 Solid Snoop, strong way to close out the album. The organ on this beat is so dope


Overall I'm very happy with this album. This is better than half of Snoop's albums and to get it this late in his career is a true gift and a blessing.

I'd put it around R&G level maybe even better if it gets better with time. Not as good as Blue Carpet Treatment for sure, a step behind.

 
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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #154 on: August 16, 2019, 12:02:34 PM »
are you listening to the same album, wow you rated some songs high that are trash
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #155 on: August 16, 2019, 12:41:16 PM »
are you listening to the same album, wow you rated some songs high that are trash

Itís called an opinion pal. You can think itís trash and I can think itís gold and we can still be talking about the same album. Iíve learned to appreciate new music instead of expecting another doggystyle or last meal. I remember I dismissed Compton after giving it a quick spin. I tried listening again this year and actually enjoyed it for what it is.
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #156 on: August 16, 2019, 12:56:34 PM »
Just listened to the album as well, don't know how to feel yet. Feels like another bag of standout tracks mixed with some below average tracks as usual. He's got the talent, feel, musical knowledge and love for music to still put out some great work, but some of his stuff just feels half-assed sometimes, which it basically is. I know he's doing a hundred things at the same time and doing his own thing with his music, but I can't help but wonder what a properly produced Snoop project, maybe following a theme for once, with a steady and solid production team could sound like.

However I'm glad he didn't put old ass songs on there, at least from what I know, like he did with some previous albums, such as "Neva Left" or "Malice N Wonderland". He still got the voice and flow to ride the beats, so I won't stop checking out for his music. Knowing he still got it, if he wants to, makes it harder to except some of the weak stuff he seemingly enjoys doing and listening to. Will give it another spin tomorrow. Usually albums really start growing on me with the 2nd or 3rd listen. Already a good sign that I can name a few songs that I instantly liked.

By the way: Is it just me or do his vocals sound kinda strange, more like heavily compressed, on that "I Wanna Thank Me" track? That's a shame since I love that track overall.

 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #157 on: August 16, 2019, 12:57:06 PM »
are you listening to the same album, wow you rated some songs high that are trash

You've got 23 comments altogether on this forum and the majority of them are you calling different artists ''trash and garbage'', I think you might just be a hater  8) 8)
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #158 on: August 16, 2019, 12:59:56 PM »
nah I just want old school west coast sound back, how is Dre day warren g not on the album, snoop should make this album for true fans not for kids now days, my anger is I dont post a lot but when albums drop like this im not hating im being honest, I just want good classics back, the fact so many people think the album isn't good says something
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #159 on: August 16, 2019, 02:09:21 PM »
nah I just want old school west coast sound back, how is Dre day warren g not on the album, snoop should make this album for true fans not for kids now days, my anger is I dont post a lot but when albums drop like this im not hating im being honest, I just want good classics back, the fact so many people think the album isn't good says something

name an album sounds more old school west coast than this in last 10 years please.
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #160 on: August 16, 2019, 02:10:18 PM »
nah I just want old school west coast sound back, how is Dre day warren g not on the album, snoop should make this album for true fans not for kids now days, my anger is I dont post a lot but when albums drop like this im not hating im being honest, I just want good classics back, the fact so many people think the album isn't good says something

name an album sounds more old school west coast than this in last 10 years please.

there are many, especially comin outa norcal.. but 7 dayz of funk is one comin from snoop himself
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #161 on: August 16, 2019, 02:13:23 PM »
nah I just want old school west coast sound back, how is Dre day warren g not on the album, snoop should make this album for true fans not for kids now days, my anger is I dont post a lot but when albums drop like this im not hating im being honest, I just want good classics back, the fact so many people think the album isn't good says something

name an album sounds more old school west coast than this in last 10 years please.

You havenít even heard the full album

there are many, especially comin outa norcal.. but 7 dayz of funk is one comin from snoop himself
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #162 on: August 16, 2019, 02:29:47 PM »
^i have a hard time imagining this has more of an old school sound than 7 dayz of funk based on what iíve heard
 

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« Reply #163 on: August 16, 2019, 03:09:41 PM »
^i have a hard time imagining this has more of an old school sound than 7 dayz of funk based on what iíve heard


Thatís your problem mufucka. Stop imagining and just listen to the damn album
 

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« Reply #164 on: August 16, 2019, 03:20:30 PM »
^i have a hard time imagining this has more of an old school sound than 7 dayz of funk based on what iíve heard


Thatís your problem mufucka. Stop imagining and just listen to the damn album

why wonít u be genuine tho?

u know this doesnít have as old school a sound as 7 dayz

smh
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #165 on: August 16, 2019, 03:33:47 PM »
I got ďOne Blood, One CuzĒ on repeat and canít get passed that... the other tracks donít seem to measure up but maybe Iím missing something...
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« Reply #166 on: August 16, 2019, 04:09:10 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.
 

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« Reply #167 on: August 16, 2019, 04:12:50 PM »
^i have a hard time imagining this has more of an old school sound than 7 dayz of funk based on what iíve heard


Thatís your problem mufucka. Stop imagining and just listen to the damn album

why wonít u be genuine tho?

u know this doesnít have as old school a sound as 7 dayz

smh

I like this album better than 7 dayz
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #168 on: August 16, 2019, 04:19:10 PM »
ice cubes new album was more west coast sounding, this snoop album doesnt know what it is, snoop needs to just retire, he aint a legend anymore he makes more crap than good
 

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« Reply #169 on: August 16, 2019, 04:19:57 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.



EASY

That single alone is better and more West Coast than any joint on Snoop's album

 

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« Reply #170 on: August 16, 2019, 04:44:08 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.

mozzy 1 up top ahk
 

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« Reply #171 on: August 16, 2019, 04:51:40 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.

mozzy 1 up top ahk

this is not west coast, this is trap flavoured mainstream.
 

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« Reply #172 on: August 16, 2019, 04:52:52 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.



EASY

That single alone is better and more West Coast than any joint on Snoop's album



very bad mix and mastered, low quality music. it sounds like a mixtape, not a professional album. come on!!! bring something really rocks!!!
 

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« Reply #173 on: August 16, 2019, 04:56:42 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.



EASY

That single alone is better and more West Coast than any joint on Snoop's album



very bad mix and mastered, low quality music. it sounds like a mixtape, not a professional album. come on!!! bring something really rocks!!!

So according to your logic  Maylay's bad mastering < Snoop's boring lyrics and low effort album just because he has way more money to burn on a release?
 

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Re: SNOOP DOGG - I WANNA THANK ME (NEW ALBUM 8/16)
« Reply #174 on: August 16, 2019, 05:03:51 PM »
anybody can name other album came out in late 10 years which sounds more "west coast gangsta rap" than this? and it should be better than this overall. dont name something trash just because it sounds west coast gangsta rap.

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this is not west coast, this is trap flavoured mainstream.

what?

sit the fuck down homie