Lake Street Dive - Obviously
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2021 Ratings: #117 / 235
User Score
Based on 39 ratings
Liked by 2 people
March 12, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Nonesuch / Label
Pop Soul / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
PopMatters

On their latest album, Obviously, Lake Street Dive once again make smart, soulful pop that hums along with the integrated precision of an Indy race car.

90
AllMusic

That they also evoke the classic album-oriented work of artists like Fleetwood Mac and Carly Simon speaks to Lake Street Dive's ever-deepening sense of songcraft.

70
Rolling Stone

On Obviously, they’re still oddballs, but in the best way.

NTTR
68
Lake Street Dive - Obviously

Genre: Pop Soul
Country: US

Final Verdict: 68% (Good Album)
Yearly Ranking: 55th / 246

Highlight: Nobody's Stopping You Now (added to my 2021 best of)

Made me think of:
Alicia Keys
Carly Pearce
Morcheeba
Kelly Clarkson
Tponi Braxton
peachyibby
82
A bit slow at times, but some easy breezy tunes over all
SonicDiscovery
72
It seems as though Boston-based band Lake Street Dive have put in the hard work throughout the years and now find them on the cusp of having some breakthrough success on their seventh studio album Obviously. Album opener “Hypotheticals” is finding it’s place on AAA radio with it’s fun funk pop sound and listening through the rest of these tracks, they have the possibility of landing another hit. The band encompass this easy going soul pop sound that branches out to ... read more
Mohamedmahmoud
73
Lake Street Dive - Obviously
Pop Soul / Funk
March 12, 2021

Strong 3 opening tracks while the rest is cringe and lame.
Amazing melodies and well-occupied bass

7.5/10

Favourite tracks :
Hypotheticals
Hush Money
Same Old News
UnbalancedForce
80
Soul-funk. fun & more than anything, c u t e. Good variety.
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Track List

  1. Hypotheticals
  2. Hush Money
  3. Same Old News
  4. Being a Woman
  5. Making Do
  6. Nobody’s Stopping You Now
  7. Know That I Know
  8. Lackluster Lover
  9. Anymore
  10. Feels Like the Last Time
  11. Sarah
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Added on: January 13, 2021