- The Lady Killer

Cee-Lo Green - The Lady Killer
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on 21 reviews
2010 Rank: #70 / 818
USER SCORE
69
Based on
19 ratings

WHAT DO YOU THINK?
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
musicOMH

It doesn't have any pretenses about being great and achieves in the most basic way possible: by being impeccably organized, well-sung, and well-written, with not an ounce of filler in sight.

73
Pitchfork

If the de rigueur synthetic frills keep The Lady Killer from the visceral, tactile highs of the current soul revival, they do remind that artifice can often be its own reward.

70
Drowned in Sound

The Ladykiller is unashamedly retro, but unlike, say, Amy Winehouse’s Back To Black, it lacks the emotional punch to keep it feeling contemporary.

60
PopMatters

What is most glaringly absent from the bulk of the album is the sneaky sense of genre-bending and unpredictability that Cee-Lo brought to “Fuck You”, not to mention his innovative work with Gnarls Barkley.

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DETAILS

November 9, 2010 / Release Date
LP / Format
Elektra, Roadrunner / Label
Soul / Genres
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# 44 - Amazon
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Track List
  1. The Lady Killer Theme (Intro)
  2. Bright Lights Bigger City
  3. Fuck You!
  4. Wildflower
  5. Bodies
  6. Love Gun (featuring Lauren Bennett)
  7. Satisfied
  8. I Want You
  9. Cry Baby
  10. Fool for You (featuring Philip Bailey)
  11. It's OK 
  12. Old Fashioned
  13. No One's Gonna Love You
  14. The Lady Killer Theme (Outro)
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