Tyler, the Creator’s Goblin, By The Numbers

“Tomorrow Is GOing To be Weird. That Day i Always Wanted….Awkward Moments Nigguh!” Tyler, the Creator Tweeted late last night. Indeed, today is a day that the face of Odd Future and his dedicated fans have been awaiting for months: His recording debut, Goblin, is finally here. The follow up to 2009′s Bastard, Goblin is potent and aggressive, honest and cohesive.

Tyler seems to be meticulous in all he does—from his music, to his tweets to his interviews. So we decided to get meticulous with it, too. We’ve done some calculating. Here’s Tyler, the Creator’s Goblin, By The Numbers. Fuck.

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  • #goblin homepage
  • #tylerthecreator-homepage
  • goblin
    <strong>Number of Tracks:</strong> 15
  • time
    <strong>Length of Album:</strong> 74 minutes 22 seconds
  • fuck
    <strong>Number of Times “Fuck” is Said on the Album:</strong> 328
  • bitch
    <strong>Number of Times “Bitch” is Said on the Album:</strong> 102
  • shit
    <strong>Number of Times “Shit” is Said on the Album:</strong> 77
  • tyler fuck
    <strong>"Fuck" Frequency:</strong> Said once every 13.6 seconds
  • featured
    <strong>Number of Credited Features:</strong> 9 (Hodgy Beats three times, Frank Ocean twice, Jasper Dolphin, Taco, Domo Genesis and Mike G)
  • no words
    <strong>Tracks Without Words:</strong> 1 (“AU79”)
  • odd future
    <strong>Mentions of Odd Future, Wolf Gang, Golf Wang, or Some Variation:</strong> 93
  • tyler the creator
    <strong>Odd Future Members That Tyler Kills:</strong> 6 (Jasper Dolphin, Taco, Domo Genesis, Frank Ocean, Hodgy Beats and Mike G)
  • free earl
    <strong>Number of Calls to “Free Earl”:</strong> 5
  • therapist
    <strong>Number of Tracks Tyler Interacts with his Therapist Character:</strong> 7
  • skateboarding
    <strong>References to Skating:</strong> 7
  • swag
    <strong>Times “Swag” is Shouted:</strong> 23
  • disclaimer
    <strong>Random Disclaimers:</strong> 1 (“Hey, don't do anything that I say in this song, okay? It's fuckin' fiction. If anything happens, don't fuckin' blame me, White America. Fuck Bill O'Reilly.” —“Radical”)
  • word breakdown
    <strong>Word Breakdown</strong>
  • swag meter
    <strong>Swag Meter</strong>

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  • Jess Devitt

    how did you arrive at the conclusion that this little shit stain is “meticulous”? he seems fairly random to me, like he has no filter. its just that rap journalists have made it so he doesnt have to care what he says. hes living in a peter pan world where hes rewarded for acting like hes like 10 years old.

    • DavySupafly

      lol you should listen to the actual album before judging him and there is no law that says he can’t say what he wants just because other celebrities act like they are saints in they’re interviews doesn’t mean he has too. You clearly don’t understand what OddFuture is about, it’s about goin against the grain rather than following everybody else; people won’t necessarily like the things you say or do, but fuck em if you are staying true to yourself. That is OF.

      • Mickeytee

        FREE EARL:

        Is that what you tell yourself so you can justify listening to a bunch of pseudo-rebellious little brats who cant create beats that are worth half a shit and who only rhyme about how much they want to rape the women they cant get and how much they hate everyone? They aren’t about being true to yourself and not following the crowd you fucking moron. They are about pure negativity and immaturity. They have nothing to say, nothing to express, nothing to teach, uplift, inspire. They are trash. Pure and simple. Rock has marilyn manson, pop has lady gaga, you have odd future. All the same, all fake, all boring, all useless.

        • G3

          youre a fucking idiot hater, all this clearly coming from someone who knows nothing about the people they hate on. first of all theyre not just a bunch of rookie retards. tyler the creator creates his own beats with his own instruments, writes all his own lyrics AND directs all his own videos, including yonkers, his first professional video. does this kid sound like an idiot to you? or just someone getting a bad rap cuz the type of music he likes to make is extremely violent and sadistic? as far as im concerned as long as he doesnt actually run around killin and raping, it doesnt matter if he raps about it, let him express himself. and if hes such an idiot than you should be able to achieve as much as he has, seeing as you are definitely an ignorant dumbass yourself..

        • ao

          i agree with everything free earl said

          • yewwwww

            666 FUCK ALL OF YOU 666

            666 ODD FUTURE = BEASTS 666

            666 gOLF wANG nIGGA 666

            666 FREE EARL 666



  • DavySupafly


  • http://benevol.tumblr.com BeneEvol

    All this cat does is say curse words. Lyrically he’s trash, the beats sound unfinished and the whole album is just a bunch of random verses. Sounds like there was no thought into this project. But what the heck, people like garbage these days.


      obviously you didn’t listen to the whole album but it’s all good. dude directs, writes all his shit unlike alot of rappers today, and makes his own beats/with actually drums present/piano with 0 samples. Dude is fire and EARL is gonna tear the rap game apart. FUCK STEVE HARVEY. FUCK BENEEVOL. GOLFWANG/KTA. EAT A DICK.

    • swag

      stfu idiot. if you actually listened to the whole album you’d hear the concept..its a therapy session idiot. and also, its not random, yonkers is actually a conversation between tyler and “wolf haley” so stfu

  • jsparks

    xxlmag stays with the exclusive! NICKI MINAJ SEX TAPE LEAKED!! www.loot6.com

  • hahah

    #3 on ITUNES take that haters!!!!


      Swag Nigga

  • klickboom

    odd future fans are such little dick-riders for these guys, its fucking hilarious. Every response to criticism starts with: “haha, if youd actually LISTEN before you judged then you would see that….blah blah blah blah blah…”

  • blahteshblee

    wow, #3 on itunes, right next to the rest of the shit that real music fans with actual ears for talent don’t listen to. How fuckin’ ironic. fuck the lovers, your group is a joke.

    • fr66 6arl

      this is pure trash. fuck odd future and fuck all of you!

      just jokes, i like hip hop and quality music, odd future <333

  • Cutlerdefkriss

    Only whiny little bitch ass white kids think this is the “future of rap”. Stfu and learn what hip hop is. Rap doesn’t need a boring marilyn manson clone. oh, but he makes his own samples? No way! No one in the history of music has ever actually CREATED their OWN music before! What a genius! The future of rap! Wow. thats the criteria for a groundbreaking artist: He actually makes his own shitty drum loops and stale samples on a computer! Hahaha Fucking pathetic!

  • Stackbudz

    “Sorry, but it doesn’t take any talent to vomit sickness out of your mouth onto wax.” This has been done. Its not new, and If you’re running to this with the excuse that hip hop is only about bling and whips now and you want something “real”, then you’re fucking deaf, and you don’t know what hip hop is, or where to find it.

    • fuckstackbudz

      What the fuck do you think real hip hop is then everyone here says its not real hip hop but never says what it is odd futures pretty damn good and there something that hasnt been seen in awhile so shut the fuck up and quit hating bitch

      • Phil

        You listen to this and then masturbate in your sock that you wore that day at night while thinking of all the Odd Future members naked.

    • stabbrunomars

      ya you probably like lil wayne you fucking faggot and hes definately not hip hop

  • hmmm

    haha wow xxl, so this is “hip hop on a higher level”? You make me sad.

  • fuck yall

    man i gave this fools aLBUM a here and no one should have to go throw that
    they should just hang it up
    fuck odd fags

  • nibs

    hahhaha I love the comments that are like “fuck tyler and odd future, lil wayne is way better” and all that garbage. THEY ALL SUCK. ALL CELEBRETIES ARE MORONS, THAT IS WHY THE SYSTEM HAS ALLOWED THEM TO GET TO WHERE THEY ARE.
    “Fuck that nigga, hip hop is not republican/ that’s just the white mother fuckers that own the publishing”

  • RacecaR

    I know that most people don’t care anymore and that they are going to curse me out for saying this stuff. No wonder this country is messed up, when people listen to this kind of music with profanity, sexual garbage and violence, they think it is all right. First of all don’t give me that crap about freedom of speech, freedom of speech is not about behaving or acting like this, if the founding fathers who wrote the freedom of speech found out that it would end up like this they would be devastated. When I look at the kids today they all have filthy things coming out of their mouth with no respect for anyone, sleeping around with everyone, no wonder half of them are suffering from STD’s and other sexual diseases. This kind of crap has to stop, again I know you want to curse or beat the hell out of me, but I know that there are still decent people out there who think that this kind of stuff Is wrong and it is wrong. We have taken freedom of speech and threw it in a toilet ball with raw sewage swimming around it. The way society is going the way it is (Lack of respect, STD’s, Violence, Divorces, anything goes and nothing is wrong any more) imagine how bad it is going to be in another 25 years, we have to change our ways and become decent with high morals or this country is going to go down. Again I know most of you reading this don’t give a crap and are laughing at me really hard, but that’s the truth.

  • wiedies

    to all who thought this album was bad listen again and all the way through its art respect it.

  • Bo Vaughn

    EXPRESS YOURSELF NO MATTER WHAT. i like his music..he says alot of things i’ve thought about and he’s fuckin hilarious. i wouldn’t mind rappin with him.

    “the nigga that’s in the mirror rappin, it’s made for him.”

  • Swag

    haha I love how Lil B says swag more times in one song than Tyler does on the whole album. If anyone is trash its Lil B. Goblin is a sick album, haters gonna hate. I’m sure Tyler doesnt give a fuck about his haters

  • Infimiry

    I feel Tyler does a great job capturing all different aspects of youth and adolescents, my opinion at least. Growing up there’s loads of shit going through your head that you cant spit out but he does. If you’re old as fuck don’t expect to dig it cause you’ve moved on.

  • Dillon

    His raps kinda remind me of the infamous “marshal mathers” by eminem. Just with more cuss words. Majority of the people who thinks its trash obviously hasn’t boughten the whole album. Odd Future Wolf Gang Nigga Triple 6

  • courageous one

    everything has a meaning or a story, tylers songs have both, they are very metaphorical and strange yes but they all tell a story, if you dont like the beat read the damn lyrics and look for the meaning. all you haters are ignorant as fuck