Am I A Girl?

Poppy - Am I A Girl?
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 483 ratings
2018 Ratings: #497
Liked by 8 people
October 31, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
I'm Poppy, Mad Decent / Label
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The Needle Drop

Poppy and her collaborators have gotten a lot better at working her persona into her music and crafting creative pop songs since last year's Poppy.Computer.


While it's not as cohesive as Poppy.Computer, Am I a Girl? definitely isn't stale, and it succeeds at expanding Poppy's sound and identity enough to keep fans listening and guessing.


Am I a Girl? is an enjoyable enough club record, but it fails to add anything new to the conversation.

Am I a Girl?

She's Poppy: a tiny, robot-esque blonde... uh, creature... most known for putting up off-putting YouTube videos made to creep out watchers and on-lookers. But over the years, as the worldwide population started to become desensitized to the previously creepy videos, Poppy became more focused on her music career, with her debut record Poppy.Computer, which featured the trademark track I'm Poppy, and the subject of today's review, (Am I a Girl?). Though my answer to the question is ... read more
She's gonna pop her swag in your face!
Edit: just no.

Poppy's "Am I a Girl?" transcends the limits of the bubblegum bass. In my opinion, bubblegum bass has something very violent and quite frightening. Poppy is well known for her nightmarish miniatures on YouTube, where she jokes openly about the fact that she is a manufactured product, a plastic Barbie, bubblegum that is chewing and spitting. "Am I a Girl?" is a mix of pop styles with futuristic and 80s influences. Poppy successfully transforms stupid catchy ... read more
Poppy's Am I A Girl? is... a mess of an album to say the least. This album's sound is all over the place, with some songs being exclusively pop, some songs being very heavily rock and metal influenced, and other songs having a mix of all of these genres. Despite this mess of styles which really shouldn't work out as well as it does, Poppy still provides with a fun record that fully succeeds in showing her versatility and proving that she is a pop artist that everybody should look out for.

Just ... read more
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Track List

  1. In a Minute
  2. Fashion After All
  3. Iconic
  4. Chic Chick
  5. Interlude 1
  6. Time Is Up (feat. Diplo)
  7. Aristocrat (feat. Garibay)
  8. Hard Feelings
  9. Girls In Bikinis
  10. The Rapture Ball
  11. Interlude 2
  12. Am I a Girl?
  13. Play Destroy (feat. Grimes)
  14. X
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Added on: September 12, 2018