Robyn - Honey
Robyn
Honey
85
Dec 30
Noname - Room 25
Noname
Room 25
95
Oct 12

Recent Reviews

Dec 30, 2018
88
It's a shame how this album was overshadowed by Kamasi Washington's Heaven And Earth and went largely unnoticed on this website.
Dec 30, 2018
85
Given the fact that I'm not quite fond of Robyn's voice, listening to Honey was surprisingly refreshing. Arguably the best pop album of the year.
Dec 17, 2018
38
Oh fuck it. I assume this is how my grandparents felt about Backstreet Boys back in the days. You go giRLS! STAND YOUR IDOL! RAISE YOUR FLAG! FLOOD THE STREETS! STAR A NEW ERA!!!



Actual review:
The whole album is too damn slow - is this a trend? The sound production is too monotonous for me to pay attention to the lyrical content. The second half is definitely more attrating than the first half, but I wish there were more than one upbeat song.
Zayn's vocal is okay (I guess), but it gives me ... read more
Dec 15, 2018
78
My problem with Iridiscence is that it's got this 'experimental sound' that pretty much everyone else is doing. It's not as unique as Saturation trilogy sounded.
Nov 23, 2018*
87
EDIT:
I'm retracting my previous 75 and giving this a 87. It's really growing on me and I can't explain why.
Mariah's voice, to be honest, has never been this bad. There's strain whenever she tries to belt, and usage of autotune is kind of apparent.
But the album as a whole somehow ended up being so lovely, that I find myself keep coming back to this. It's compact, and has a nice flow.
And yes, it's probably the best listening experience I get from a Mariah Carey album ever since ... read more
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Rating Distribution
100
 

90-99
 
13

80-89
 
18

70-79
 
14

60-69
 
12

50-59
 
2

40-49
 
4

30-39
 
1

20-29
 
1

10-19
 
3

0-9
 
3


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