Blood Sugar Sex Magik

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1991 Ratings: #93 / 408
User Score
Based on 266 ratings
1991 Ratings: #32
September 24, 1991 / Release Date
LP / Format
Warner Bros. / Label
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic

Frusciante departed after the supporting tour, leaving Blood Sugar Sex Magik as probably the best album the Chili Peppers will ever make.

100
Sputnikmusic
The Chili Peppers travel a growing man’s journey throughout the entire album, one filled with unrestrained passion, and it’s evident that this is the monument they were meant to construct.
80
Rolling Stone

It was the more introverted material — the lashing, triple-meter "Breaking the Girl" and Kiedis' drug confessional "Under the Bridge" — that revealed new dimensions.

67
Entertainment Weekly

Blood Sugar Sex Magik has the band opting for a little seriousness; the ballad ”Breaking the Girl” sounds somewhat disapproving of the band’s usual Red Hot antics and ”Under the Bridge” has fancy-shmancy touches. Elsewhere, the band members are their usual fast, funny, loud, and unrelenting selves.

ElectricMess
59
I literally can't imagine a bigger turnoff than Anthony Kiedis saying the words "creamy beaver."
TheRootBoy
43
I feel as though RHCP, and to a degree, dad-rock, apologists turn to this album as an example for a band that has that one amazing album that demonstrates their entire worth. This is just an overrated, sophomoric dump. More or less exciting than their stuff after this, I guess, but nothing worth the tune in.
MasterCrackfox
58
This is a difficult one for me, as I regard RHCP in a high place in music history, especially as a group who were willing to craft something wildly different from the current industry and not only do it well but do it so well that it was impossible not to recognize them in the popular sphere of music. However, with all that being said, this album simply doesn't have a ton of staying power like it should as a whole product. This mixture of funk and rock is impossible to match by any other act, ... read more
Hypnoglitz
84
Why so long? Still got love for it, though.
DaniCarrasco
88
las mejores: under the bridge, suck my kiss, mellowship slinky in B major, give it away, i could have lied y breaking the girl
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Track List

  1. Power of Equality
  2. If You Have to Ask
  3. Breaking the Girl
  4. Funky Monks
  5. Suck My Kiss
  6. I Could Have Lied
  7. Mellowship Slinky in B Major
  8. The Righteous & The Wicked
  9. Give It Away
  10. Blood Sugar Sex Magik
  11. Under the Bridge 
  12. Naked in the Rain
  13. Apache Rose Peacock
  14. The Greeting Song
  15. My Lovely Man
  16. Sir Psycho Sexy
  17. They're Red Hot
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