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Calboy Drops Off A Loosie With "DEAD$"

Mitch Findlay
January 23, 2020 09:53
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DEAD$

Editor Rating:HOTTTTT
User Rating:
meh
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4 VERY HOTTTTT
3 HOTTTTT
1 MEH
2 NOT FEELING IT
4 MAKE IT STOP

Calboy is warming up.


Last year found Calboy introducing himself in a major way, releasing his breakout album Envy Me to critical acclaim. Driven by bangers like the titular track and the star-studded "Chariot," Calboy managed to stand out in an array of melodic newcomers. Now, he's gearing up to continue that momentum. This morning, the Dreamchaser hit up SoundCloud to deliver a loosie, keeping with their expected length limitations. 

In truth, the stymied runtime keeps "DEAD$" from its full potential. The track realistically has a lot going for it, with a layered instrumental from IAmZillaSuper and a passionate performance from Calboy himself. Yet this one feels like what it is, and though there is charm in a SoundCloud loosie, Calboy shines when he's given room for refinement. That's not to say this one falters, it's still plenty enjoyable. "We started this shit in a basement yeah, got this shit straight out the pavement yeah," he raps. "He want the smoke I'ma take it there."

Quotable Lyrics

We started this shit in a basement yeah
Got this shit straight out the pavement yeah
He want the smoke I'ma take it there

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