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    A cohesive sound

    Young Thug is all over the place. He always has been, and he probably always will be. We love him for that, but an album always holds more weight when there are common threads running through it, either musically, sonically, or thematically. Great hip-hop albums—from Illmatic to GKMC—have a consistent feel to them. What does a Young Thug album feel like?

    We'll always look forward to random Thug tracks and free-for-all mixtapes, but for Young Thug to really establish himself as a serious artist, he'll have to make an album that holds weight as a project, not just as a collection of songs.

    Still, we're not expecting a Young Thug concept album. Although...