Originally Posted by Sosa
It needs to sound different, not generic in terms of having interesting sounds and a singular lyrical and rhythmic style.
Like someone said, it needs to work and that means that all the elements form a whole that doesnt sound thrown together.
Good description, the first album that came to mind from that description was "Dr Octagonecologyst". That album is incredibly innovative, great beats, but sometimes the lyrics can be iffy.