Beautiful Lies

Birdy - Beautiful Lies
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2016 Ratings: #90 / 775
User Score
Based on 78 ratings
2016 Ratings: #480
March 25, 2016 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Entertainment Weekly

In Beautiful Lies, the young Briton employs a healthy assortment of catchy hooks and moving lyrics to sneak a handful of secret gems into a surprising if still familiar third legit record.

80
AllMusic

Beautiful Lies is Birdy's declaration that she is more than able to make her mark in the big leagues and join the ranks of the alternative pop pantheon.

60
The Guardian

Growing Pains has an intriguing, almost eastern feel, but there’s more genuine personality in Birdy’s quieter, piano-led confessionals.

65
Birdy has grown a lot since her first album, and the stripped down indie covers of her debut, which had a limited shelf life, have given way into a mixture of full-blown original piano ballads and more adventurous upbeat pop songs. When Birdy stretches out of her comfort zone, she achieves some of the best and most interesting music she's made. The album is still a bit heavy on safe balladry, however, and her somewhat operatic voice, which is lovely in small doses, can wear a bit thin over the ... read more
ARTPOP
93
Growing Pains 8.6πŸ’š
Shadow 9.2πŸ’š
Keeping Your Head Up 8.7πŸ’š
Deep End 8.5πŸ’š
Wild Horses 9.4πŸ’š
Lost It All 9.0πŸ’š
Silhouette 10.0πŸ’š
Lifted 9.7πŸ’š
Take My Heart 9.5πŸ’š
Hear You Calling 9.4πŸ’š
Words 9.8πŸ’š
Save Yourself 9.5πŸ’š
Unbroken 9.2πŸ’š
Beautiful Lies 9.0πŸ’š
Beating Heart 9.3πŸ’š
Winter 9.0πŸ’š
Give Up 9.2πŸ’š
Start Again 9.3πŸ’š

Nota Final:93πŸ’šπŸ’šπŸ’šπŸ’šπŸ’š(Excelente)
puzzlemoon
60
É inegável que esse é um trabalho bem maduro comparando com o debut dela, mas pra mim o único problema é que foi um passo muito tímido, considerando todo o potencial e alcance vocal que ela possui, e o resultado é aquilo de sempre: poucas músicas empolgantes no meio de várias rasas e repetitivas (várias vezes senti que estava ouvindo a mesma música)

β˜… Keeping Your Head Up
β˜… Deep End
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1.Growing Pains (85)
2.Shadow (80)
3.Keeping Your Head Up (95)
4.Deep End (90)
5.Wild Horses (100)
6.Lost It All (85)
7.Silhouette (90)
8.Lifted (85)
9.Take My Heart (90)
10.Hear You Calling (80)
11.Words (95)
12.Save Yourself (80)
13.Unbroken (85)
14.Beautiful Lies (90)
15.Beating Heart (90)
16.Winter (85)
17.Give Up (95)
18.Start Again (90)
RandyXXX8
63
01 - Growing Pains (60)
02 - Shadow (70)
03 - Keeping Your Head Up (100)
04 - Deep End (70)
05 - Wild Horses (100)
06 - Lost It All (60)
07 - Silhouette (65)
08 - Lifted (70)
09 - Take My Heart (60)
10 - Hear You Calling (60)
11 - Words (55)
12 - Save Yourself (70)
13 - Unbroken (50)
14 - Beautiful Lies (55)
15 - Beating Heart (80)
16 - Winter (45)
17 - Give Up (55)
18 - Start Again (70)
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Track List

  1. Growing Pains
  2. Shadow
  3. Keeping Your Head Up
  4. Deep End
  5. Wild Horses
  6. Lost It All
  7. Silhouette
  8. Lifted
  9. Take My Heart
  10. Hear You Calling
  11. Words
  12. Save Yourself
  13. Unbroken
  14. Beautiful Lies
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Added on: January 17, 2016