K-Pop A-Z

K-Pop A-Z Review: EXO – Exodus

One song. Every day. Alphabetical order.

Keep up with EXO’s A-Z reviews here!

Exodus (from Exodus / Love Me Right – 2015)

One of the few genuinely upbeat tracks on the initial version of EXO’s 2015 album, Exodus hearkens back to the r&b-laced dance pop of the early 2000’s. It pulses on a nimble electronic beat that incorporates stabs of synth brass and piano loops. There’s not a whole lot to the melody, but it takes a suitably rhythmic approach at every turn, giving Exodus a single-minded appeal that increases its potency. From this point on, EXO would rarely return to material this straightforward, but those looking for a fun, toe-tapping throwback will find plenty to love here.

 Hooks 8
 Production 9
 Longevity 8
 Bias 8
 RATING 8.25


5 thoughts on “K-Pop A-Z Review: EXO – Exodus

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.