Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp - 18
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2022 Ratings: #512 / 515
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Based on 16 ratings
Liked by 2 people
July 15, 2022 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

60
The Telegraph
The bruised Hollywood star conjures a crunchy lyrical psychodrama about the high price of fame, while Beck hasn't played so well in decades.
60
American Songwriter

Perhaps the two are merely feeling each other out and taking advantage of their options. Whatever the case, 18 still seems like an odd assortment of numbers at best.

50
Rolling Stone

18 is almost confrontationally tone deaf.

40
The Independent

It’s hard to imagine the level of intoxication and/or self-delusion that convinces someone that a record this weak would be a grand comeback statement.

40
The Guardian

18 is a peculiar and hugely uneven record. And it would be a peculiar and hugely uneven record even if Depp had never been near a courtroom in his life.

surlace
25

Can't believe Johnny Depp took a massive W and a massive L in the same year.
Gonna need a mega pint after this one.

Raiksheen
40

Amber wasn't all wrong

Edgeworth
70

Don't let these mainstream critics curtail your opinion (They have their own personal agenda after all against Johnny Depp, despite the verdict and overwhelming public opinion).
On the contrary, this cover album 18 is actually a pleasant rendition experience (Even with a mega-pint!).
For starters, the chemistry between Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp is very good, just a great blend of unison with neither trying to outdo each other, which makes this album really strong.
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Added on: June 9, 2022