AOTY 2019

Reflections

Hannah Diamond - Reflections
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2019 Ratings: #296 / 616
User Score
Based on 204 ratings
2019 Ratings: #440
November 22, 2019 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
The Guardian

On these melancholy bangers, the PC Music singer uses nursery rhyme-like melodies and a girlish sing-song delivery to essay the pain of being lovelorn and vulnerable.

80
Clash

Songs on ‘Reflection’ transcend the boundaries of radio-ready pop music.

70
Exclaim!

It really does sound like pop music from 15 years in the future. Hopefully a more substantial collection of new material isn't too far into it.

60
The Needle Drop

Reflections finds Hannah Diamond and her producers playing it safe with PC Music's circa 2014 style.

WhatTheFunk
66
Make Believe

One of the key elements of the 2019 music landscape is the sharp rise of the Bubblegum Bass. Hannah Diamond released her first album in time to join her contemporaries on the first line of this still fresh genre that is destined to shape the pop of the 2020s. This 28-year-old English woman makes everything she touches shine. Singer, composer and photographer, she finished her debut album after seven singles on the PC Music label.

If Barbie was a musician, she would probably ... read more
Doofy
NR
"another week of the lunar cycle and you'll be sitting on my face, yummy yum"

dirty moon
Plats
81
"Reflections" shows yet another welcome addition to the PC Music catalog, with Hannah Diamond showing some great production, catchy hooks and a bunch of that standard PC Music personality thrown in for good measure.

Fav Tracks: Fade Away, Concrete Angel, Invisible, Love Goes On, Make Believe, Reflections

Least Fav Track: The Ending

Score:
8.1
Great
MothaOfMotha12
78
Reflections by Hannah Diamond
Hannah Diamond is a British singer songwriter signed to the infamous PC Music label ever since the label has been founded in 2013, and even though before this album I only listened to three songs by her being Every Night, Attachment, and Hi, which i absolutely adored, this was probably my most anticipated album this month. So after this album having countless delays for about four years, how did it actually turn out?

Even after all the inconveniences this album ... read more
musicmagpie55
80
Hannah Diamond finally releases her crisp, focused debut that proves why she is PC Music's OG princess. The album's sheen belies the depth that rests just below the surface. Complex sentiments are restructured into melody, beat, and silent spaces. Diamond has always sounded plastic, but Reflections manages to develop these feelings into a greater narrative that is surprisingly refreshing. The album already feels a little dated and Diamond is performing a style rather than presenting something ... read more
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Track List

  1. Reflections
  2. Invisible
  3. Love Goes On
  4. Never Again
  5. True
  6. Concrete Angel
  7. The Ending
  8. Shy
  9. Fade Away
  10. Make Believe
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