Let It Be

The Beatles - Let It Be
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
1970 Ratings: #53 / 105
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Based on 710 ratings
1970 Ratings: #45
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May 8, 1970 / Release Date
LP / Format
Apple / Label
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I like it better with no clothes on
After a huge streak of revolutionary albums, The Beatles end their career with an album that is just an album. No reinventions that would change the shape of popular music, only good rock songs.
This one got some pretty mixed opinions from the fans and critics (or the closest The Beatles could get to receiving "mixed opinions", at least). If you don't like it you probably blame the mess that were the recording sessions for this album, the production or Yoko. However I think it is in ... read more
You know what? I kinda think this album is underrated in terms of the Beatles' discography. I forgot how much I really love some of these tracks. Two Of Us feels (and very well may have been) like a beautiful ode to a couple songwriters that conquered the world together. Across The Universe is a wild and stunning masterpiece. Let It Be of course is fantastic. I've Got A Feeling bounces back between a joyous Paul McCartney and a downtrodden John Lennon. Finally, Get Back is a perfect closer ... read more
Not the most amazing final album of all time, but what can I say, it's just classic rock. This album also houses some of their most melodic songs, such as The Long And Winding Road and Across The Universe. In my opinion Abbey Road would've been a much greater final album for The Beatles, but I mean, I still liked some of the stuff on here.

fav tracks: Across The Universe, I Me Mine, The Long And Winding Road, Get Back
[84.17] It has been quite an interesting going into a band, entering their discography not truly getting what they were all about, ending it being able to say I'm now actually a fan. I will go back into albums for them especially, but for bands like Cream who I like for certain things I can't see any reason why I would have to go back and readjust the score. The final one by the most popular band on the face of the Earth. THe fact that Lennon had decreed his leave before this even hit record ... read more
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Track List

  1. Two Of Us 
  2. Dig A Pony 
  3. Across The Universe 
  4. I Me Mine 
  5. Dig It 
  6. Let It Be 
  7. Maggie Mae 
  8. I've Got A Feeling 
  9. One After 909 
  10. The Long And Winding Road 
  11. For You Blue 
  12. Get Back
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Added on: September 2, 2012