YelloWhite

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YelloWhite
YelloWhite.jpg
Mixtape by MellowHype
Released February 24, 2010
Recorded 2008–09
Genre Alternative hip hop
Length 55:01
Label Self-released
Producer Left Brain
MellowHype chronology
YelloWhite
(2010)
BlackenedWhite
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Pitchfork Media (mixed/neutral)[1]
Rate Your Music (3.24/5)[2]
sputnikmusic 3.5/5 stars[3]

YelloWhite is the debut mixtape by Odd Future sub-group MellowHype.[4] It was made available for free download on February 24, 2010,[5] fellow Odd Future member Earl Sweatshirt's 16th birthday.

Background[edit]

The bonus tracks "rolex" and "claustroflowbic" were previously released on Hodgy Beats' debut mixtape, The Dena Tape. "blaccFriday" was later released on Mike G's second mixtape, Ali. The songs "bankRolls" & "rokRok" later appeared on Odd Future's compilation album 12 Odd Future Songs. Left Brain raps the first verse on the track "thuggin".[6] On the track list, the twelfth track says "freakBass" instead of "rasta".

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "elephunkCircus"   1:42
2. "smile more"   3:34
3. "team"   2:58
4. "bankRolls"   3:50
5. "polyurthane"   3:07
6. "thuggin"   3:58
7. "copKiller" (featuring Earl Sweatshirt) 5:44
8. "blaccFriday" (featuring Mike G and Tyler, The Creator) 3:58
9. "premier"   3:14
10. "smokeSumKushWitMe"   3:03
11. "intoxicatedDreams"   3:20
12. "rasta (freakBass)" (featuring Tyler, The Creator) 2:55
13. "cocaineKeys"   3:05
14. "rokRok"   3:39
15. "rolex"   3:20
16. "claustroflowbic"   3:34
Notes
  • Tyler, The Creator is credited as Wolf Haley on the track "blaccFriday", and as Ace Creator on the track "rasta".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Articles: Odd Future Mixtapes". Pitchfork. Retrieved 2011-06-01. 
  2. ^ "Yellowhite by Mellowhype : Reviews and Ratings". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 2011-12-07. 
  3. ^ "Mellowhype - Yellowhite". sputnikmusic. Retrieved 2011-12-07. 
  4. ^ "Yellowhite - MellowHype". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-03-16. 
  5. ^ "OFWGKTA__________: MellowHype- YelloWhite". Oddfuture.tumblr.com. 2010-02-24. Retrieved 2012-03-16. 
  6. ^ MellowHype - thuggin Lyrics | Rap Genius