Tape Two

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Tape Two
EP by Young Fathers
Released June 11, 2013
Genre Hip hop
Length 23:38
Label Anticon
Producer Young Fathers
Young Fathers chronology
Tape One
(2011)
Tape Two
(2013)

Tape Two is the second EP by Scottish hip hop group Young Fathers. It was released on June 11, 2013 through Anticon. The EP was entirely produced by Young Fathers. Despite being an EP, Tape Two won the Scottish Album of the Year award for 2013.[1]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 84/100[2]
Review scores
Source Rating
Clash 9/10[3]
This Is Fake DIY 8/10[4]
MusicOMH 4/5 stars[5]
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[6]
Robert Christgau A–[7]

As with the group's first EP, the album received general acclaim from most music critics. It currently holds a score of 84 out of 100 on Metacritic based on 6 reviews, which indicates "universal acclaim".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs produced by Young Fathers.

No. Title Length
1. "I Heard"   3:42
2. "Come To Life"   2:45
3. "Only Child"   2:02
4. "Queen Is Dead"   2:42
5. "Bones"   0:51
6. "Freefalling"   2:07
7. "Mr. Martyr"   3:04
8. "Way Down In the Hole"   2:50
9. "Ebony Sky"   3:35

References[edit]

  1. ^ Didcock, Barry. "SAY Award Winners Young Fathers Talk Friendship, Hip Hop and Civil War". The Herald. Retrieved 2014-06-20. 
  2. ^ a b "Tape Two Reviews". Metacritic.com. Retrieved 2013-06-14. 
  3. ^ Chesterfield, Jack (2013-06-06). "Young Fathers - Tape Two". Clashmusic.com. Retrieved 2013-06-14. 
  4. ^ Young, Martyn. "Young Fathers". Thisisfakediy.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-06-14. 
  5. ^ Mainzer, Jordan (2013-06-10). "Album Review". Musicomh.com. Retrieved 2013-06-14. 
  6. ^ Lymangrover, Jason. "Tape Two - Young Fathers". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2013-06-14. 
  7. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Young Fathers". Robertchristgau.com. Retrieved 2014-02-05.