Janet Jackson - Control
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
1986 Ratings: #13 / 103
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Based on 441 ratings
1986 Ratings: #9
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic

Although Janet Jackson had released two records in the early '80s, they were quickly forgotten, and notably shaped by her father's considerable influence. Janet's landmark third album, 1986's Control, changed all that.

100
The Guardian

Control sounded like the future.

80
Rolling Stone

With a scintillating shrug of her shoulders, Jackson asserted her newfound Control.

80
Slant Magazine
The album simply feels so much like Janet’s moment of entrance that pop culture’s selective amnesia can be easily forgiven.
ratococacola
92

Control: 11/10
Nasty: 10/10
What Have You Done For Me Lately: 10/10
You Can Be Mune: 8.5/10
The Pleasure Principal: 9/10
When I Think Of You: 8.2/10
He Doesn't Know I'm Alive: 8.7/10
Let's Wait Awhile:10/10
Funny How Time Flies: 8.3/10
Start Anew: 8/10

dirtycomputer
94

Para muitos, Janet pode ser uma artista desconhecida, ou quando foi reconhecida, é por seu irmão, Michael Jackson. Bom, nenhuma dessas coisas é verdade. Você quer saber como Janet saiu de uma simples integrante da família Jackson, para uma grande estrela pop de nível mundial, com um sucesso próprio? Esse disco diz tudo. É nele que Janet apresenta-nos seu primeiro grande trabalho, e começa sua incrível jornada como performer, ... read more

Astroskye
85

Janet Jackson's Breakthrough Album CONTROL is still inspiring and shaping Pop music till today so it's a Must Have Love all Tracks_ Pleasure Principle, Control and Nasty are my Standouts

tymps
75

+ control, you can be mine, the pleasure principle, when i think of you.

sorrowfulsoil
90

control is the definition of iconic

qxmsock
85

Miss Jackson comes thru with a VERY straightforward pop album.

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Added on: June 26, 2014