- Gorillaz

Gorillaz - Gorillaz
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on 10 reviews
2001 Rank: #65 / 163
USER SCORE
80
Based on
169 ratings

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Jul 4, 2017*
BruhMan
92
FAVORITE TRACKS: Tomorrow Comes Today, Clint Eastwood, Sound Check (Gravity), Double Bass, Rock The House, 19-2000, Latin Simone (¿Qué Pasa Contigo?) & Slow Country,

LEAST FAVORITE: Man Research (Clapper)
Jun 24, 2017
PJ_0707
60
Gorillaz self-titled debut is a hodgepodge of various sounds and textures with a little hip-hop styling that Damon Albarn would take further in future releases, both solo and through his work with Blur. He's made more solid statements in both Demon Days and Plastic Beach. This album, while having its worthwhile moments, is often at its strongest on the singles. Somethings here seem a bit rushed and thrown together for the sake of giving the listener more bang for their buck; tracks like Punk ... read more
Jun 13, 2017
lolikr
56
Ok so this is very overrated to me. The second half has got its fair share of duds. The first half comprises mostly of good tracks but the only standout to me is Clint Eastwood. Demon Days is much better in my opinion.
Apr 3, 2017*
aaron
80
Unsurprisingly, Gorillaz achilles heel would be exposed on their debut album, with songs so perfectly experimental, but just on the edge of disaster.

To be a gorillaz song you either have to be brilliantly experimental or just experimental. Its a price to be paid and fairly so.

As such we are greeted by a mess of an album, where its best songs such as Starshine and Sound Check(Gravity) are buried under a collection of songs so forgettable, you wouldn't be able to name them 100 listens later, ... read more
Nov 22, 2016
CxAylward
90
this record was so good because no one knew it was gonna happen, and it still sounds incredible today
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# 6 - SPIN
Track List

  1. Re-Hash 
  2. 5/4 
  3. Tomorrow Comes Today 
  4. New Genious (Brother) 
  5. Clint Eastwood 
  6. Man Research (Clapper) 
  7. Punk 
  8. Sound Check (Gravity) 
  9. Double Bass 
  10. Rock The House 
  11. 19-2000 
  12. Latin Simone 
  13. Starshine 
  14. Slow Country 
  15. M1 A1 
  16. Dracula 
  17. Left Hand Suzuki Method