Double Cup

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Double Cup
Double Cup.jpg
Studio album by DJ Rashad
Released 20 October 2013[1]
Genre Footwork
Length 56:24
Label Hyperdub

Double Cup is the first studio album by footwork musician DJ Rashad, and the sole full-length released during his lifetime. It was released on 20 October 2013 via Hyperdub, the cover features a nighttime aerial shot of Chicago, Rashad's hometown.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic79/100[2]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[3]
Drowned in Sound8/10[4]
Exclaim!9/10[5]
Fact Magazine3/5 stars[6]
Mixmag5/5 stars[7]
NME8/10[8]
Pitchfork Media8.6/10[9]
Resident Advisor4/5[10]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[11]
Tiny Mix Tapes4/5 stars[12]

Double Cup has received some acclaim from music critics. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 79 based on 13 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[2]

Pitchfork placed "Double Cup" at number 35 on their 2014 list of "100 Best Albums of the Decade So Far.[13]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by DJ Rashad.

No.TitleFeatured artistsLength
1."Feelin"Spinn & Taso4:30
2."Show U How"Spinn3:27
3."Pass that Shit"Spinn & Taso4:18
4."She a Go"Spinn & Taso3:37
5."Only One"Spinn & Taso3:46
6."Everyday of my Life"DJ Phil3:16
7."I Don’t Give a Fuck" 2:37
8."Double Cup"Spinn4:09
9."Drank, Kush, Barz"Spinn3:36
10."Reggie" 3:38
11."Acid Bit"Addison Groove3:25
12."Leavin"Manny4:14
13."Let U No"Spinn4:11
14."I’m Too Hi"Earl3:00

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Footwork figurehead DJ Rashad announces new album for Hyperdub, Double Cup". Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Critic Reviews for Double Cup – Metacritic". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  3. ^ Jefferies, David. "Double Cup – DJ Rashad | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  4. ^ Bass, George (21 October 2013). "Album Review: DJ Rashad – Double Cup / Releases / Releases // Drowned In Sound". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  5. ^ Williams, James. "Review: Double Cup – DJ Rashad". Exclaim!. Retrieved 30 April 2017. 
  6. ^ F, Christian (24 October 2013). "Double Cup – FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music". Fact. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  7. ^ Wheeler, Seb (23 October 2013). "Mixmag | DJ RASHAD". Mixmag. Archived from the original on 27 April 2014. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  8. ^ Calvert, John (18 October 2013). "NME Album Reviews – DJ Rashad – 'Double Cup' – NME.COM". NME. IPC Media. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  9. ^ Fitzmaurice, Larry (22 October 2013). "DJ Rashad: Double Cup | Album Reviews | Pitchfork". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  10. ^ Ryce, Andrew (25 October 2013). "RA Reviews: DJ Rashad – Double Cup on Hyperdub (Album)". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  11. ^ Powell, Mike (22 October 2013). "DJ Rashad, 'Double Cup' | Album Reviews | Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. Jann Wenner. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
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  13. ^ Sherburne, Philip (19 August 2014). "The 100 Best Albums of the Decade So Far (2010-2014)". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 26 April 2018.