Make Believe

Weezer - Make Believe
Critic Score
Based on 14 reviews
2005 Ratings: #437 / 456
User Score
Based on 344 ratings
2005 Ratings: #114
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Docky
50
Honestly out of all Weezer albums this is the most inoffensive...which is a really bad thing for this album because this album has anything a formulaic pop-rock album from the mid 2000s would need except...personally. Weezer are the last band in human history that should make an album with almost 0 personality, what makes half of these songs Weezer songs? Couldn't anyone else have made them?

Even at their worst with Weezer at least you could say *I don't see anyone else doing anything exactly ... read more
Hawk_
10
i hate weeze
RakkSmells
32
"...Can't wait to see what's next for these guys! ...These guys can't possibly slip up at this rate!"

Obvious foreshadowing right there.

On Make Believe, Weezer basically throw away the qualities that made them really stand out as a band, and go down the path of Top 40 pandering pop rock. The instrumentation is a lot less unique and relies on a 4 chord structure most of the time, and the melodies are less than interesting. The choruses also consist of a lot of ... read more
MrA
40
Do it, fucking exterminate the human race already
KiteMan
45
I had a really great time with this on first listen. I expected it to be unlistenable, but I laughed my ass off the whole way through. And at this point, that’s all I really want from Weezer. An unintentionally hilarious album.

This is nowhere near as terrible as a lot of people say it is. Sure, if you’re looking for actual quality music, you’ll fucking despise this, but if you’re looking for a Weezer album that’s okay background music, then oh boy will this be a ... read more
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Track List

  1. Beverly Hills
  2. Perfect Situation
  3. This Is Such a Pity
  4. Hold Me
  5. Peace
  6. We Are All On Drugs
  7. The Damage In Your Heart
  8. Pardon Me
  9. My Best Friend
  10. The Other Way
  11. Freak Me Out
  12. Haunt You Every Day
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