Perfume - ⊿
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Based on 91 ratings
2009 Ratings: #48
Liked by 11 people
July 8, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Tokuma Japan Communications / Label
Electropop, J-Pop / Genres
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Eu sempre gostei das meninas do Boticário... era o único contato com Jpop que eu tinha... mas eu nunca cheguei a fazer nenhuma review aqui... então cá estamos.
Todas as músicas são muito boas e usam de um hyperpop meio eletrônico... a frente do tempo, talvez?
Adoro as vozes autotunadas... combina muito com o eletrônico das músicas...
O problema é que japonês ama uma música com mais de 4 minutos.... aí ... read more


Even though this album kind of suffers of being a bit samey as a lot of J-pop albums, there's a lot of interesting retro-futuristic production from Yasutaka Nakata going on behind. Edge might be one of the hardest dance songs I've ever heard, I swear it will make you bop crazy for 9 whole mintes, absolutely the peak of the album and a surprising electronic detour in this J-pop album. I even think it might have inspired Kero Kero Bonito for their song " Well Rested ".

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Every song is a bop, the transitions are clean, the production is vibrant and challenging at points, what more could you want from a J-pop album like this? Some of these beats can get really interesting, like the distorted thick bass of Speed of Sound backed by all these skittering effects. With how fluent this record is, by the end of the album, you just want to experience it again, transforming this triangle into a full circle.

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Track List

  1. Take Off
  2. Love the World
  3. Dream Fighter
  4. Edge
  5. Night Flight
  6. Kiss and Music
  7. Zero Gravity
  8. I Still Love U
  9. The Best Thing
  10. Speed of Sound
  11. One Room Disco
  12. Negai
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Added on: March 29, 2016