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    Young Thug - "Pacifier"

    Yesterday was not a good day for Young Thug. He was named in an indictment which detailed the attempted murder of Lil Wayne and he was also charged for drugs and weapons violations after police searched his house. Happily, today the focus is back on his music, as Thug drops the first single from his album Hy!£UN35, due out later this year.

    "Pacificer" is suitably weird, packed with melodic runs, rhymes that you'll need Genius to properly decipher, and one of Thug's most fun and most silly hooks ever. Mike WiLL Made-It did a great job with the beat too, staying away from the straightforward trap production that has been his calling card and giving the drums a sort of live feel that works perfectly.

    This is a good first step for what will be Thug's official debut album—hopefully he keeps balancing the more experimental and accessible sides of his music with this much success.—Constant Gardner