star-crossed

Kacey Musgraves - star-crossed
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Based on 109 ratings
2021 Ratings: #129
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Musicnerdd
85

This is my first time listening to kacey musgraves and holy shit! This is amazing.
The only problem is that it feels like the first 3 minutes of a longer song. It's Pretty much a cliffhanger. If it's the intro of her new album, it would've been better if it was a non-single track.
But other than that, this is a brilliant and well-written piece of music with the concept of heartbreak.

Cry
85

'star-crossed' is my first time listening to Kacey Musgraves, serving as the intro and title track to her upcoming album, catching me off guard leaving me amazed. The vocals from Kacey are great, could've been a bit better but the development along the track is tremendous and leaves me longing for more. The production of the track feels inspired by Latin music, with the way the strings steadily spread out throughout the track while the drums are perfect, sounding like Kacey's heartbeat, while a ... read more

GersonAOTY
90

Today I'm having a horrible day and Kacey decided to release the first single from her anticipated fourth studio album "Star-Crossed" and it couldn't have lifted my mood any further. With a different production for the singer and enchanting vocals the title track couldn't be a better way to start the project that must chronicle the end of the singer's marriage and divorce.

GaranHollow
76

Just a little short

74

star-crossed is a beautiful song, but I wish there was more here. The lyrics were so tragically beautiful and I just wanted to hear more, but most of this song is just a very great instrumental with Kacey repeating "star-crossed". It's a wonderful intro to her album, but I won't be returning to this song very often.

MrAustinFine
NR

I'm really intrigued by this single.

It seems as though Kacey is continuing her evolution from her country music platform, and I think that's a good thing. While I did enjoy Kacey's time as a country darling, where she implemented neotraditional country with a bit of a wry smile. A few albums, multiple Grammy wins, and one divorce later, we find Kacey at a really interesting point in her career. "Star-Crossed" serves as the lead single to Kacey's fifth studio album of the same name ... read more

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Added on: August 23, 2021