No Jacket Required

Phil Collins - No Jacket Required
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
1985 Ratings: #49 / 96
User Score
Based on 45 ratings
Liked by 4 people
January 25, 1985 / Release Date
LP / Format
Atlantic / Label
Pop Rock / Genres
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Great sex music!
I am so, so sorry. I am certainly not the first to say it, but I cannot keep it in any longer. Do you like Phil Collins? I've been a big Genesis fan ever since the release of their 1980 album, Duke. Before that, I really didn't understand any of their work. Too artsy, too intellectual. It was on Duke where, uh, Phil Collins' presence became more apparent. I think Invisible Touch was the group's undisputed masterpiece. It's an epic meditation on intangibility. At the same time, it deepens and ... read more
The only people who bought this garbage in the 80s are the people affected by the fucking crack epidemic. This shit sucks and is so boring.
Enjoyed this more than previous Phil Collins releases, despite not essentially being that different to each other. I guess the songs really were more catchy and fun in this album. For sure, it's all still insanely predictable and it's really no more than regular 80s pop and R&B, but I'm fine with what can be found here. So I'll move onto the songs.

Sussudio is quite the title for a song. It's also iconic, but I don't think it's the best of the album. Only You Know And I Know was a song I ... read more
Sussudio 100
Only You Know and I Know 73
Long Long Way to Go 70
I Don't Wanna Know 75
One More Night 74
Don't Lose My Number 80
Who Said I Would 71
Doesn't Anybody Stay Together Anymore 70
Inside Out 68
Take Me Home 77
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Added on: December 7, 2014