The following album reviews are the honest opinion of The Crowded Streaming Music Review Committee. The committee is made up of industry professionals and common fans of music. The album reviews are intended to give reliable feedback to the artists, producers, graphic designers and all other professionals that work on similar projects.
Each review will be broken down into 4 major categories:
Each Album will receive a rating for each category and overall score. The ratings are described below.
(#2) November 2021 This week we have ratings for three projects: 1. 'Dia de Muerte 3: Viva La LOcifer' Album by Lo Trillinger 2. "Best You Knew' Album by Scooyunda 3. 'Every Step Is A Struggle' Album by D3CADE
Album Report Card For Dia de Muerte 3: Viva La LOcifer
Lo Trillinger's annual Dia de Muerte Album came with a surprise this year -- a double album release! Dia de Muerte 3: Viva La LOcifer & UGKP (Under Ground King Pin). Both albums were well received by fans and quickly rose up the Crowded Weekly Charts. The following review will focus only on Dia de Muerte 3: Viva La LOcifer. Every Dia de Muerte album is filled with skillful story telling, wisdom and first hand accounts of real life experiences. The Production of Lo Trillinger's latest installment received an overall score of 3.5/5 stars. The Bass, Melody and Mix & Master each received a 3.5 for a consistent above average score. The Lyricism received an overall score of 4/5 stars, with both the content and delivery receiving 4 stars. The committee gave special praise to Lo Trillinger's delivery of the lyrics. "You can hear the emotion in every word." The overall Creativity scored 3.3/5 stars. The cover art landed the lowest score from the committee, while the arrangement of the songs received the highest score. "Too much information on the cover art." Overall Score: 3.6/5 - This is a must listen project and approaching hit territory. Listen to the album HERE and drop a comment below with your rating.
Album Report Card For Best You Knew
Scooyunda, AKA Scooby from the legendary group GRiT Boys, has been releasing singles over the last couple of years for his fans. In late 2020, Scooyunda released an E.P., Best You Knew. Along with the release, Scooyunda also performed the album via livestream with a live band--which caused a host of other artists to follow his lead. In 2021, Scooyunda released Best You Knew (Deluxe) with a variety of new songs and features (available everywhere). The following review is only for the original Best You Knew E.P. (2020). The overall Production of Best You Knew (2020) received 3/5 stars from the committee. The overall melody scored the highest while the mix & master scored the lowest. "The melody gave that chill vibe that you expect from Scooyunda." The overall Lyricism received a score of 2.7/5. The lyrical content received the highest score and the delivery received the lowest score. "I can tell he is trying to change his delivery, it just needs more time to develop." The overall Creativity received a score of 2.2/5. The features on the project received the highest score and the cover art received the lowest score. "The cover art did not represent the overall them of the project." Overall Score: 2.63/5 - Good project and worth a listen. Make sure you check out the Deluxe version too. Listen to the album HERE and drop a comment below with your rating.
Album Report Card For Every Step Is A Struggle
The final Album Report Card is for Every Step Is A Struggle by D3CADE. This 2019 project is one of many D3CADE has released over the years. D3CADE is an artist, brand ambassador and activist with a lot of passion for music and a true supporter of underground music. The overall Production for Every Step Is A Struggle received a 2.2/5. The bass scored the highest, while the mix & master scored the lowest. "Some songs were missing that quality studio sound." The overall Lyricism received a 2.9/5 from the committee. The content scored the highest and the delivery scored the lowest. "You can hear the honesty and passion in his lyrics." The overall Creativity scored a 3/5, with the flow of the album and cover art scoring 3 stars each. "The cover art matched the overall them of the album." Overall Score: 2.7/5 - Good project and worth a listen Listen to the album HERE and drop a comment below with your rating.