Family & Friends

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Family & Friends
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Studio album by Serengeti
Released August 2, 2011 (2011-08-02)
Genre Alternative hip hop
Length 31:25
Label Anticon
Producer Yoni Wolf, Advance Base
Serengeti chronology
Conversations with Kenny / Legacy of Lee
(2009)
Family & Friends
(2011)
C.A.R.
(2012)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 78/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Consequence of Sound 3.5/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media 6.8/10[3]
PopMatters 8/10 stars[4]
Robert Christgau A-[5]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[6]
Spin 8/10[7]

Family & Friends is a studio album by American rapper Serengeti. It was released on Anticon in 2011. The album is produced by Yoni Wolf and Advance Base.

Reception[edit]

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 78% based on 14 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[1]

It was ranked at number 39 on Spin's "40 Best Rap Albums of 2011" list.[8]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Tracks"   Yoni Wolf 2:53
2. "PMDD"   Advance Base 2:41
3. "Long Ears"   Yoni Wolf 2:36
4. "Ha-Ha"   Advance Base 2:35
5. "A.R.P."   Advance Base 2:13
6. "Godammit"   Yoni Wolf 2:59
7. "Flutes"   Advance Base 2:00
8. "California"   Yoni Wolf 2:54
9. "The Whip"   Advance Base 5:10
10. "Family & Friends"   Yoni Wolf 2:30
11. "Dwight"   Advance Base 2:54

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Family and Friends - Serengeti". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved September 15, 2014. 
  2. ^ Cohen, Jake (June 6, 2011). "Album Review: Serengeti – Family & Friends". Consequence of Sound. 
  3. ^ Kelly, Zach (July 21, 2011). "Serengeti: Family and Friends". Pitchfork Media. 
  4. ^ Huff, Quentin B. (July 20, 2011). "Serengeti: Family & Friends". PopMatters. 
  5. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Serengeti". Robert Christgau. Retrieved September 15, 2014. 
  6. ^ Hoard, Christian (August 2, 2011). "Family and Friends". Rolling Stone. 
  7. ^ Martins, Chris (July 10, 2011). "Serengeti, 'Family & Friends' (Anticon)". Spin. 
  8. ^ Reeves, Mosi (December 8, 2011). "SPIN's 40 Best Rap Albums of 2011". Spin. 

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