Mad Love.

JoJo - Mad Love.
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
2016 Ratings: #656 / 947
User Score
Based on 98 ratings
2016 Ratings: #370
Liked by 5 people
October 14, 2016 / Release Date
LP / Format
Atlantic / Label
Dance Pop, Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Entertainment Weekly

When it comes to the music ... JoJo’s collection of soulful slow jams and dark, contemporary R&B head-bobbers is uneven.

70
AllMusic
JoJo displays more than a decade's worth of growth here as a writer and singer.
70
Pitchfork

While JoJo sounds great on big ballads and floor-filling tracks alike, Mad Love. lacks a cohesive sound. The abrupt genre shifts are jarring at turns, but paradoxically it’s this malleability that should be key to JoJo’s continued success.

60
Clash
It mostly works because JoJo is adaptable as a vocalist and a songwriter, fully invested in the characters she wants to convey.
TheToxicMartian
73
Finally returning with her third studio album, JoJo's attempt here to back a comeback works in her favour, as she presents a good balance of her best soulful tracks, with influences of contemporary R&B. That being said, some of the tracks drag on as the album constantly flips between fun sounds and incredibly intimate tracks, making for a slightly confusing album listen as the transitions don't always work out. Nonetheless, it's great to finally have JoJo return with a studio album again. ... read more
guimartins_00
85
*DON’T LISTEN TO THE DELUXE VERSION*
Best Songs: Music ⭐️ // Mad Love // Vibe // Like This // High Heels // I Am
Worst Song: Honest

I do not recommend anyone to listen to the Deluxe version, it doesn’t add anything to the album, and it can even take the shine out of it like the SHIT song “Good Thing”. About the standard version, what JoJo puts on this album is great, as a songwriter, as a singer and with a strong personality, the singer showed that this time no one ... read more
visy
76
eu gostei de ouvir esse álbum, eu não senti em nenhum momento de tédio, é um álbum pop realmente bom e que me prendeu na maioria dos momentos pela característica das canções de ser um pop que valoriza bem os drums e os graves das músicas, resultando em algo forte aos ouvidos.
aristocat
85
Music. - 100
I Can Only. (feat. Alessia Cara) - 80
Fuck Apologies. (feat. Wiz Khalifa) - 100
FAB. (feat. Remy Ma) - 100
Mad Love. - 100
Vibe. - 70
Honest. - 80
Like This. - 55
Edibles. - 70
High Heels. - 100
I Am. - 90
vulexxx
72
Overall opinion: Pretty decent, good for 2016
Music - 60/100
I Can Only - 60/100
F*ck Apologies - 95/100
FAB (feat. Remy Ma) - 65/100
Mad Love - 71/100
My Vibe - 75/100
Honest - 72/100
Like This - 68/100
Edibles - 65/100
High Heels - 100/100
I Am - 70/100
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Track List

  1. Music.
  2. I Can Only. (feat. Alessia Cara)
  3. Fuck Apologies. (feat. Wiz Khalifa)
  4. FAB. (feat. Remy Ma)
  5. Mad Love.
  6. Vibe.
  7. Honest.
  8. Like This.
  9. Edibles.
  10. High Heels.
  11. I Am.
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Added on: August 24, 2016