Amarantine

  • Record Label: Reprise
  • Release Date: Nov 22, 2005
Metascore
55

Mixed or average reviews - based on 7 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 7
  2. Negative: 1 out of 7
  1. While Amarantine will do nothing to win over the wrongly pegged new age artist's many detractors, longtime fans will find enough moments of serendipitous pleasure to hold them over for another five years.
User Score
7.8

Generally favorable reviews- based on 52 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 22 out of 31
  2. Negative: 4 out of 31
  1. nandoc
    Mar 15, 2006
    10
    Best album of this year.
  2. Jul 19, 2013
    10
    "Amarantine" shows that Enya doesn't have a formula; very different to its predecessor, the album is most relaxing and vocals are more"Amarantine" shows that Enya doesn't have a formula; very different to its predecessor, the album is most relaxing and vocals are more detectable. The three loxian songs are evidences of Roma's talent as songwriter. A perfect "new age" CD. Full Review »
  3. Oct 31, 2012
    8
    Enya is hit or miss depending on your taste. Amarantine seems to be a bit more sugary than usual, but it's still good stuff. Buy it if youEnya is hit or miss depending on your taste. Amarantine seems to be a bit more sugary than usual, but it's still good stuff. Buy it if you like Enya, otherwise it might be a bit too much. Full Review »