L’Ère du Verseau

Yelle - L’Ère du Verseau
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 176 ratings
2020 Ratings: #135
Liked by 9 people
September 4, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Recreation Center / Label
Synthpop, French Pop / Genres
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L'Ère du Verseau completes the process and then some with the result being the most streamlined, deepest sounding, and most powerful album they've made yet.


L'Ère du Verseau is a conceptual rollercoaster, constantly picking up the tempo with exciting pop energy and then slowing everything down for moments of honest reflection. Whether it be the groovy, animated moments or the more intimate and vulnerable ones, there is something on Yelle's latest release for everyone to appreciate.

Spectrum Culture

Yelle turns away from their usual mayhem towards sleeker, less rambunctious sound.

Give this album the hype!!!! PLEASE
French queen Yelle just dropped one of the most unexpected good albums of the year, it's banger after banger and it's also 33 minutes only. For all my dance people out here in this website, give this a check, it's worth it.
Awesome synthpop production with some really catchy tunes... been really digging 2020 French music.
'L’Ère du Verseau' trás diversas possibilidades dentro de um só álbum. Aqui, a instabilidade dos temas se faz um elemento essêncial que ganha reforço com a produção e o exercício sonoro dos quais abrangem os melhores momentos do disco e suprime eles à um pop destemido que ganha espaço a cada audição.
Yelle enchaîne l'une à l'autre les mélodies avec allure transcendante et énergisante pour nous émettre cet album sensationnel qui se clôt par « Un million », soit une chanson sans comparaison d'un ton à la fois doux et illuminant comme si nous rêvassions.
French speaking people might be onto something this year.

I kinda wanted Yelle to be canadian so I could say my top 4 albums of the year to be all canadians, but they are french so I deducted a couple points (kidding).

L’Ère du Verseau is a solid synthpop album, the thing is it is not much more than that it is predictable, it stays on its lane without incorporating other genres elements wich is good but doesn't give the album the possibility of being ground-breaking or ... read more
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Track List

  1. Emancipense
  2. J'veux un chien
  3. Je t'aime encore
  4. Karaté
  5. Menu du jour
  6. Mon beau chagrin
  7. Vue d'en face
  8. Noir
  9. Peine de mort
  10. Un million
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Added on: June 22, 2020