AOTY 2019

Higher Truth

Chris Cornell - Higher Truth
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2015 Ratings: #666 / 772
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Based on 16 ratings
September 18, 2015 / Release Date
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Probably my favorite Cornell solo album. I really enjoyed his venturing into acoustic territory in his later years. I think the first 9 songs on Higher Truth are top notch. The tail end of the album does ease up a little bit, but this is an album that I've come back to a lot since it came out and I've even come to love the weaker songs. Its among Cornell's best work since the start of the new millennium.

Key tracks: Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart, Dead Wishes, Worried Moon, Before We Disappear, ... read more
This isn't neccessarily a bad album but It is Highly forgettable. Honestly I had forgotten about it until someone just mentioned it to me. I love Chris, but out of all his properties, This ranks pretty low compared to some off the classics he has produced. His vocal performances of course are as powerful as always, but the insturmentals are pretty bland, (as most acoustic albums are). Honestly just makes me want to listen to Superunknown or Audioslave. I cant distinguish between the songs on ... read more
#2 Dead Wishes
#4 Before We Disappear
#8 Higher Truth
It's a tradition for aging, rock musicians to turn to an acoustic set, as boring as they haven't imagined!
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Track List

  1. Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart
  2. Dead Wishes
  3. Worried Moon
  4. Before We Disappear
  5. Through the Window
  6. Josephine
  7. Murderer of Blue Skies
  8. Higher Truth
  9. Let Your Eyes Wander
  10. Only These Words
  11. Circling
  12. Our Time In the Universe
  13. Bend In the Road
  14. Wrong Side
  15. Misery Chain
  16. Our Time In the Universe
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Added on: June 18, 2015