South African hip-hop sensation, Flvme, has once again showcased his unparalleled artistry with the release of his latest EP, “Note to Self.” The project dropped on Friday, October 6th, and has since been the talk of the town, garnering attention from fans and critics alike.
Earlier in the year, Flvme faced a setback when he was robbed, resulting in the loss of this very project. However, showing resilience and determination, he bounced back with “The LOST PACK Vol 1.” The success of this unexpected EP and the subsequent singles set the stage for “Note to Self,” further cementing Flvme’s position among the best hip-hop artists emerging from South Africa.
The title “Note to Self” is a clear indication of the introspective nature of the EP. It’s a straightforward title, yet it carries profound depth, hinting at the self-reflective journey the artist embarked on while creating this masterpiece.
The EP boasts a total of seven tracks, with notable features from renowned artists such as Maglera Doe Boy, 25K, and Ecco The Beast. These collaborations add a unique flavor to the project, blending seamlessly with Flvme’s signature style. The lead single, “DO RiGHT iNTRO,” set the tone for the EP, accompanied by captivating visuals that further enhanced the song’s appeal.
The anticipation for “Note to Self” was palpable, especially after Flvme unveiled the official tracklist a week before the release. Fans were eagerly waiting to dive into the musical journey Flvme had prepared for them. And from the reception so far, it’s evident that the artist did not disappoint.
However, while the EP showcases Flvme’s growth as an artist and his ability to craft relatable, heartfelt tracks, some critics argue that the project could benefit from more diverse instrumentation and lyrical themes. They believe that while introspection is essential, a more varied approach could have elevated the EP even further.
Regardless of the critiques, “Note to Self” stands as a testament to Flvme’s undeniable talent and his ability to evolve and adapt in the ever-changing music landscape. It’s a project that resonates with many, offering a glimpse into the artist’s soul and his journey of self-discovery.
In the ever-evolving world of hip-hop, Flvme continues to carve out a niche for himself, proving time and again that he’s a force to be reckoned with. “Note to Self” is yet another feather in his cap, and fans are eagerly awaiting what he has in store next.
Note to Self EP
|DO RiGHT iNTRO
|JUS A LIL’ FREESTYLE iii
|NOTE TO SELF
|WISH I KNEW