Give More Love

Ringo Starr - Give More Love
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
2017 Ratings: #674 / 768
User Score
Based on 19 ratings
September 15, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
Universal / Label
Pop Rock / Genres
Suggest a Genre
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Sign In to rate and review



Starr remains fond of late-period Beatles, goosed with a bit of arena rock volume, and since he's working with a group of well-seasoned pros, this guitar pop is all well crafted and amiable.

Rolling Stone

His umpteenth solo set is a well-timed all-star candygram.

Consequence of Sound

It’s a record that meets all expectations: a breezy, nostalgic affair with a much-loftier pedigree than it probably needs. But as he has proven throughout his life, Ringo’s charm and enthusiasm win out in the end.

Bloated and boring, It feels strange reviewing all of Ringo's newer albums since they all suffer from the same problems.

Best Track: So Wrong For So Long
Worst Track: Shake It Up
Would be a 70 without Electricity, fuck that song
Ringo Starr has consistently been making slickly produced superb sounding rock n roll records for some 25 years now from his 1992 comeback album “Time Takes Time” to his latest. What started out as an intended country album to be recorded and produced in Nashville by Dave Stewart, “Give More Love” ultimately evolved into another in a long line of solidly recorded good time rocking affairs recorded for the most part by Ringo at his home with a substantial bit of help from ... read more
If only I could have stopped myself from clicking "Play."

To quote Ringo Starr: "It would be laughable if it wasn't sad." How prescient.
We’re On the Road Again - 6/10
Laughable - 5/10
Show Me the Way - 2/10
Speed of Sound - 7/10
Standing Still - 7/10
King of the Kingdom - 4/10
Electricity - 6/10
So Wrong For So Long - 4/10
Shake It Up - 5/10
Give More Love - 7/10

Overall Rating: 53 out of 100 = 53%

Overall Opinion: The lowest common denominator or "rock". Cheesy and vomit inducing lyrics & bored to death studio musicians working their asses off trying to make this seem worth it. It isn't. This is ... read more
Purchasing Give More Love from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?
Become a Donor
Donor badge, no ads + more benefits.

Track List

  1. We’re On the Road Again
  2. Laughable
  3. Show Me the Way
  4. Speed of Sound
  5. Standing Still
  6. King of the Kingdom
  7. Electricity
  8. So Wrong For So Long
  9. Shake It Up
  10. Give More Love
  11. Back Off Boogaloo (Re-do)
  12. Don't Pass Me By (Re-do)
  13. You Can’t Fight Lighting (Re-do)
  14. Photograph
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.

Added on: September 14, 2017