Better Mistakes

Bebe Rexha - Better Mistakes
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2021 Ratings: #269 / 317
User Score
Based on 253 ratings
2021 Ratings: #387
Liked by 10 people
May 7, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Warner / Label
R&B, Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
The Young Folks

Better Mistakes is an anthemic masterclass ... It’s an expansive album driven by and anchored in the Albanian-American singer’s excellent voice and song-writing nous.

75
Entertainment Weekly

If there's a through-line on Mistakes, it's a sort of dear-diary fatalism invariably sweetened by pop sheen; crippling anxiety and self-sabotage, but make it slappy.

70
Clash
Bold and emphatic, ‘Better Mistakes’ is that rare thing: a pop record that truly exists in its own universe.
70
The Forty-Five
‘Better Mistakes’ falls a little short of Beckett’s advice, but it’s certainly not a worthless ride.
65
Spectrum Culture

The album could have benefited from taking a page out of Expectations’ book, one that more easily balanced deep cuts with confident pop.

60
AllMusic
There's enough here to warrant a listen, even if the pacing and track arrangement could use some help.
BaddieBaphomet
20
While she never has really been a part of a song I enjoyed, whether as the main artist, feature, or simply a songwriter, I was curious to see if Bebe Rexha evolved considering it has been a few years between artists and she had a huge hit in a genre she doesn’t normally make music in, the brain melter “Meant to Be” with Florida Georgia Line. While I’m glad she didn’t decide to shift into mainstream country as a result (seriously I don’t need more “Meant ... read more
GersonAOTY
55
Bebe Rexha brings a completely predictable album in terms of sound and in terms of quality inferior to its predecessors, even though they were already not a big deal. But within the project we have some highlights such as "Sabotage" and "Sacrifice" that combine with the singer's voice and highlight Bebe's talents. If she directed the next album to that sound and aesthetics maybe it would be a better proposal than this trap pop genre. Better Mistakes is an album without ... read more
Musicnerdd
15
America's mainstream pop be like:
A basic blonde white girl with an ok or decent voice featuring 3 black new school rappers singing about the same things over and over again.
Congrats you have a new awful pop album that will be automatically promoted by magazines like billboard and rolling stone.
Davibitt1234
56
Sinceramente esperava muito mais do novo álbum de bebe rexha, quando ela lançou "Sacrifice" me deixou muito animado pra esse disco, mas infelizmente grande parte do disco é apenas músicas pop sem graça e genéricas.

O álbum ja começa com uma música bem sem graça, "Break My Heart Myself" até que tem uma produção ok, mas a música é bem chata. "Sabotage" tem uma ... read more
Choke959Reviews
76
-Break My Heart Myself 6.0💛

-Sabotage 9.0💜

-Trust Fall 7.3💚

-Better Mistakes 6.9💚

-Sacrifice 9.5💜

-My Dear Love 6.5🤍

-Die For A Man 5.2💛

-Baby I'm Jealous 7.6💚

-On The Go 6.5🤍

-Death Row 7.4💚

-Empty 9.9💜

-Amore 7.8💚

-Mama 9.3💜
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Track List

  1. Break My Heart Myself (feat. Travis Barker)
  2. Sabotage
  3. Trust Fall
  4. Better Mistakes
  5. Sacrifice
  6. My Dear Love (feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Trevor Daniel)
  7. Die For a Man (feat. Lil Uzi Vert)
  8. Baby, I'm Jealous (feat. Doja Cat)
  9. On The Go (feat. Pink Sweat$ & Lunay)
  10. Death Row
  11. Empty
  12. Amore (feat. Rick Ross)
  13. Mama
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Added on: April 14, 2021