Following its recent release, Strong A.R.M's 'That's Gangsta' has seen remarkable acceptance amongst music audience. The single has recorded over 50,000 views on YouTube. This review seeks to point out the musical merits of the track. Perhaps you will see the reason for which it's been garnering acceptance this much.
First of all, 'That's Gangsta' is rightly categorised as Electronic Dance Music. Still, it's very much Hip-Hop in its core. Within the first instant of listening, your senses get to appreciate that they are being treated to a taste of electronic rhythms, such as is intended to transport the mood to those spheres where the musical rhythm dictates the mood. Talk of swaying, dancing and getting lost in the inescapable allure and colour of electronic music and this will be it.
Talk of swaying, dancing and getting lost in the inescapable allure and colour of electronic music and this will be it.
The instrumental sounds are selected in a manner that hints at the taste of the producer. And then they are arranged and altered at periods to make for an engaging listening experience. Needless to say, this is counted amongst one of those noticeably successful applications of digital effects in music production - and did we just miss out to say 'responsible use of digital effects'?
'That's Gansta' really does offer tangible lyrical substance to chew upon.
If we are to talk about the lyrical content of 'That's Gangsta', it would rather prove best to express surprise that 'That's Gansta' really does offer tangible substance to chew upon. It may be considered somewhat of an overkill; come to think of it, who would bother with listening to lyrics while riding the wavy heights of the song's electronic beats? Possibly, Strong A.R.M has his intentions; perhaps the lyrics are a vehicle for self-expression and he does so effortlessly: so much so that he ends up with a successful blend of Hip-Hop and Electronic Dance Music.
You should listen to Strong A.R.M's delivery of his lyrics. They are genuine and original. You can feel the energy in his delivery.
Talking about offering a blend of Hip-Hop and Electronic Dance Music in 'That's Gangsta', it's important to state that we treat it as a desert-dweller would treat a colourful parrot from the Amazon. Exotic, right? That's the closest description that comes to mind if you will agree. You should listen to Strong A.R.M's delivery of his lyrics. They are genuine and original. You can feel the energy in his delivery. And did you also notice that they blend in and flow in synchrony with the electronic rhythm?
It is highly recommended for DJ playlists in the Dance and EDM genres.
As far as relevant musical offerings go, 'That's Gangsta' is rightfully counted as one. It quite sticks to the mind long after it's been listened to. No doubt, it has a noticeable commercial potential. It is highly recommended for DJ playlists in the Dance and EDM genres.