Little Big Town - Nightfall
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 58 ratings
2020 Ratings: #767
Liked by 3 people
January 17, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Country Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Entertainment Weekly
Nightfall finds Little Big Town in prime form, using harmonizing and honesty to get themselves through the high times and the low moments.
80
AllMusic

Perhaps these distinctions are understated but they're nevertheless felt and help give Nightfall a delicate richness; it's music for meditative mornings or for afternoons in need of a dose of consolation and comfort.

60
No Ripcord

Nightfall has its moments—from the disco-flavored title track to the tense River of Stars—but the most consistent issue is how the entire project lacks some grit.

thiefofprose
45
Lyrically pretty shallow and musically pretty bland, but overall pleasant-sounding, I guess. I won't remember any of these tracks in five minutes. I really wanted to like it, but I'm not feeling it.

Best track: Sugar Coat
Worst track: Problem Child

Rating: MEH
JayCrackers
47
Next to You is the only track which I might return to, the rest is generic and boring country pop.

Track Review

Next To You 6.5/10
Nightfall 5/10
Forever and a Night 5/10
Throw Your Love Away 4/10
Over Drinking 4.5/10
Wine, Beer, Whiskey 4/10
Questions 4.5/10
The Daughters 4.5/10
River of Stars 4/10
Sugar Coat 4.5/10
Problem Child 4.5/10
Bluebird 5/10
Trouble With Forever 4.5/10

Average: 4.7/10
Tytyeazy
78
As always they shine with their instrumentals and vocals. I think their sound has always been pretty solid. About halfway through I’m ready for the album to wrap up. I did find Questions, Nightfall and Next to You enjoyable.
Jeanmdc
65
Next To You 6,75/10
Nightfall 5,5/10
Forever and a Night 5,0/10
Throw Your Love Away 8,5/10
Over Drinking 6,25/10
Wine, Beer, Whiskey 5,0/10
Questions 5,75/10
The Daughters 7,5/10
River of Stars 6,0/10
Sugar Coat 8,0/10
Problem Child 5,5/10
Bluebird 8,0/10
Trouble With Forever 8,0/10
Putzcecela
75
Next To You: 8/10
Nightfall: 9/10
Forever and a Night: 8/10
Throw Your Love Away: 10/10
Over Drinking: 7/10
Wine, Beer, Whiskey: 9/10
Questions: 6/10
The Daughters: 6/10
River of Stars: 7/10
Sugar Coat: 6/10
Problem Child: 7/10
Bluebird: 8/10
Trouble With Forever: 6/10
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Track List

  1. Next To You
  2. Nightfall
  3. Forever and a Night
  4. Throw Your Love Away
  5. Over Drinking
  6. Wine, Beer, Whiskey
  7. Questions
  8. The Daughters
  9. River of Stars
  10. Sugar Coat
  11. Problem Child
  12. Bluebird
  13. Trouble With Forever
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Added on: November 21, 2019