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Red Light

f(x) - Red Light
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User Score
Based on 151 ratings
2014 Ratings: #96
Liked by 8 people
July 7, 2014 / Release Date
LP / Format
Lee Soo-Man, Casper & B. / Producer
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Red Light: 8/10
Milk: 9/10
Butterfly: 10/10
Rainbow: 5.8/10
All Night: 6.7/10
Vacance: 7.5/10
Spit It Out: 8.4/10
Boom Bang Boom: 7.2/10
Dracula: 7/10
Summer Lover: 8/10
Paper Heart: 10/10
While Red Light maintains the energy f(x) is known for, it is still a significant step down from last year's Pink Tape, especially production-wise.
1. Red Light (Title Track): 9,7/10
"Red Light" is a dark electronic pop with urban elements and some alarm sounds. The lyrics written by Kenzie, although not so apparent, are about a tragedy in South Korea, which is Sewol Ferry. This song is perfectly chaotic and interesting. I'd like to highlight the bridge part, with great vocals done by Amber, Luna & Krystal.

2. MILK: 8,9/10
I don't know why there was cat and dog fighting in the intro, anyway, "MILK" is an exotic ... read more
Figurando como o segundo de uma sequência de álbuns considerada por muitos como uma das melhores do k-pop, 'Red Light' explicita duas coisas: que f(x) sabia reinventar de concept com maestria e que o grupo havia se tornado interessante o suficiente para construir álbuns bons do começo ao fim. Também é o último comeback antes da saída da Sulli, então o valor é ainda maior.

Saindo da tão amada era 'Pink Tape', o grupo ... read more
A recent relisten of this really made it click for me, this album isn't the best out of the iconic 3 but god it's still good. Red light doesn't blend the abrasive and experimental side of fx with the prettier more lush side giving us an array of messy but charming tracks like Boom Bang Boom, Spit it Out and one of my favourites: Dracula. But we do also get tracks like All Night and Butterfly - which are coated in hypnotic 2000s pop melodies and synth pop production. Not a perfect album but ... read more
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Added on: September 6, 2014