AOTY 2018

What Is Love?

Clean Bandit - What Is Love?
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 52 ratings
2018 Ratings: #738
November 30, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
Atlantic / Label
Dance Pop / Genres
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The Independent
Essentially, this is yet another album of formulaic EDM pop and Latino R&B dancefloor grinders, more market tester than art. Cortana, what is “indifference”?
The Guardian
Melodies are frequently forced and characterless, and many songs possess an almost computer-generated quality: either riddled with counterintuitive combinations ... or resembling other people’s work.
Every track sounds the same
Starting because more than one album is a compilation of pure "hits" as 2 years ago. I had not heard such a flat album, all the songs sound the same, it seems that they only know how to play 3 musical notes, it gets to be tiresome to hear everything, it's like a huge track of 1 hour (counting the deluxe version). It is not bad, only mediocre, at no time explodes, if a case in "Rockabye", but that song is already hit "dance" tested, so it almost does not matter. No ... read more
This is some of the samiest shit I've listened to all year
Clean Bandit offers nothing new.
Standard music for a typical commercial radio in every country
There is absolutely nothing here that can catch my attention.
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Track List

  1. Symphony (feat. Zara Larsson)
  2. Baby (feat. Marina and the Diamonds & Luis Fonsi)
  3. Solo (feat. Demi Lovato)
  4. Rockabye (feat. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie)
  5. Mama (feat. Ellie Goulding)
  6. Should've Known Better (feat. Anne-Marie)
  7. Out at Night (feat. KYLE & Big Boi)
  8. Last Goodbye (feat. Tove Styrke & Stefflon Don)
  9. We Were Just Kids (feat. Craig David & Kirsten Joy)
  10. Nowhere (feat. Rita Ora & KYLE)
  11. I Miss You (feat. Julia Michaels)
  12. In Us I Believe (feat. ALMA)
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Added on: October 15, 2018