14 Songs, 55 Minutes

EDITORS’ NOTES

A DJ Khaled beat is the musical equivalent of a multi-million-dollar Miami mansion. Awe-inspiring and ostentatious, these palaces can accommodate hundreds of guests at a time, and maybe that’s what accounts for Khaled’s penchant for posse cuts. “Out Here Grindin’” and “Final Warning” are structured for maximum drama, so that each rapper’s appearance (it is not uncommon for six or eight to share one song) propels the song forward with a new burst of energy, like an injection of nitro into a race car. As much as Khaled enjoys working with an ensemble cast, the results are riveting when he gives a song over to a single rapper. On “I’m On” Nas’ introspective flow grips the track like Spiderman to a skyscraper, while Game brings his trademark emotion to the faintly bluesy stomp of “Red Light.” Every song on We Global puts a premium on fortitude and melodrama, and while similar-minded tracks usually collapse under their own weight, DJ Khaled is one of the few producers who can actually deliver on his astronomical aspirations.

Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics.

EDITORS’ NOTES

A DJ Khaled beat is the musical equivalent of a multi-million-dollar Miami mansion. Awe-inspiring and ostentatious, these palaces can accommodate hundreds of guests at a time, and maybe that’s what accounts for Khaled’s penchant for posse cuts. “Out Here Grindin’” and “Final Warning” are structured for maximum drama, so that each rapper’s appearance (it is not uncommon for six or eight to share one song) propels the song forward with a new burst of energy, like an injection of nitro into a race car. As much as Khaled enjoys working with an ensemble cast, the results are riveting when he gives a song over to a single rapper. On “I’m On” Nas’ introspective flow grips the track like Spiderman to a skyscraper, while Game brings his trademark emotion to the faintly bluesy stomp of “Red Light.” Every song on We Global puts a premium on fortitude and melodrama, and while similar-minded tracks usually collapse under their own weight, DJ Khaled is one of the few producers who can actually deliver on his astronomical aspirations.

Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics.
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Ratings and Reviews

3.3 out of 5
111 Ratings

111 Ratings

The Smart Dolphin ,

i liked it a little

it was okay but not even close to tha best

BIGBOSS35 ,

What Does He Even Do?

His only talent is in his address book!

surroundedbywhatisgood12314 ,

hmmm

i think that all these artists(lil wayne, khaled, rick ross...) need to put more thought into their lyrics. I like some of these artists (game, nas, bun b) but I hate the others how they brag about their money and how they think they the best. they need to listen to the classics and how the lyrics flow. Or maybe just rap about sumthing different then money and running everything.

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