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PARTYNEXTDOOR Offers More Of The Same Sultry Sound On ‘PARTYNEXTDOOR 2′

Few captured the zeitgest of 2013 better than PARTYNEXTDOOR, who ascended impossibly fast from the hazy lights of Drake’s Houstatlantavegas. A co-sign and an October's Very Own blog post on April 2013 from the most visible figure in hip-hop instantly transformed PND’s “Make A Mil” into a buzzing single, but unlike his OVO boss, PARTYNEXTDOOR had no interest in divulging details about himself to swelling audiences. The hype became intensely enigmatic — an artist selling an aesthetic of guarded coldness, one who only showed face through a heavily blurred album cover, was crooning lines like, “Talk here ain’t cheap, but ...

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