Björk - Debut
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Björk is experimental music for people who only listen to top 40 hits

Björk is dream pop for people who like clipping

Björk is shoegaze for people who like death grips.

Björk is psychedelic music for people who only listen to 100 gecs / charli xcx / sophie / pc music / dorian electra

Björk is AIDS music for people who like k-pop

Björk is the mother of all the ecosexuals

i could do this all day

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I love Bjork, just about everything she do. Nevertheless, for me, her debut album is her best work. It is true that she has at least four other very important albums, even more than that. However, I personally feel the difference between her first album and the rest is that in this she didn't try too much to be "different", and then so many emotions came out of her, much more than in her other works - in which the excellent production sometimes outweighs the emotional part.


Like a whale performing an aerial pirouette, Björk's debut album made a lot of waves when it was released. "Debut" brings together 12 electro-pop ultra-inspired songs, effective groove, rich and original arrangements. Add this to the inimitable, charming and mischievous Björk's voice, and you have a fresh, groovy and charming album. At the same time very pop and dance, Björk's debut is also one of her most accessible albums. The tracks are colorful, light, fluid and ... read more


A really solid debut with some incredible tracks - a few didn't really connect with me but overall this album was a really enjoyable experience from beginning to end


FAVORITE SONGS: Human Behaviour / Venus As A Boy

1. Human Behaviour - 9
2. Crying - 8.5
3. Venus As A Boy - 9 (Favorite)
4. There’s More To Life Than This (Live At The Milk Bar Toilets) - 7.5
5. Like Someone In Love - 7
6. Big Time Sensuality - 8.5
7. One Day - 6.5 (Worst)
8. Aeroplane - 7
9. Come To Me - 8
10. Violently Happy - 7.5
11. The Anchor Song - 8.5

NOTES: The way she sings is so weird but man if it’s entertaining


One of the best first albums I've ever heard. I love most of the songs but I really don't like The Anchor Song.

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Added on: November 18, 2012