AOTY 2019

What Is Love?

Clean Bandit - What Is Love?
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 93 ratings
2018 Ratings: #984
November 30, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
Atlantic / Label
Dance Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

40
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”?
40
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.
Toasterqueen12
16
I remember exactly where I was when I heard this. I was walking to the bus stop when I opened Spotify. What would I listen to. That 1985 album was pretty hyped up. I also am kinda feeling a Bowie album. That's when I saw Spotify had a banner that said "IT'S HERE! CLEAN BANDIT IS FINALLY HERE! " HOLY SHIT WOW! I mean...that's what I assume I was meant to think. From the way Spotify was saying it you'd believe that it was 60s and Brian Wilson just made Smile 2.

"Sure I'll ... read more
BM5X5
50
Every track sounds the same
Leo_AV
59
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
lemuriams
25
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.
rosevean
49
self-plagiarism?
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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