- Celebrity Skin

Hole - Celebrity Skin
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on 6 reviews
1998 Rank: #23 / 86
USER SCORE
79
Based on
28 ratings

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Jul 7, 2017
EleanorRigby
78
Favs tracks: Malibu, Dying, Northern Star, Boys On The Radio, Use Once & Destroy
Jul 4, 2017
PJ_0707
100
Four years removed from the brilliant Live Through This, Celebrity Skin is the ultimate culmination of everything Courtney Love had gone through in those transitional years; Her vocals are sweeter, her lyrics are sharper, and the band around her carries her to new heights. Hole really comes into their own on Celebrity Skin, putting aside the riot-girl/grunge comparisons and instead dabbling in the craft of pop/rock.

The album opens with its title track and probably biggest social critique of ... read more
Jun 19, 2017
heavenshapedbox
78
Best tracks: Celebrity Skin, Malibu, Use Once and Destroy and Playing Your Song
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# 11 - SPIN
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Track List
  1. Celebrity Skin
  2. Awful
  3. Hit So Hard
  4. Malibu
  5. Reasons to Be Beautiful
  6. Dying
  7. Use Once and Destroy
  8. Northern Star
  9. Boys on the Radio
  10. Heaven Tonight
  11. Playing Your Song
  12. Petals
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Added on: October 29, 2013