Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
  1. Here's an album where the marriage ballads are so meaty and convincing that the two exceptionally well-turned breakup songs seem like formal exercises, where a comedy number about fishing and beer would sound just dandy if there weren't so many subtler laughs on the agenda.
  2. Here, he drops that lovable detritus, going for constant home runs.
  3. 90
    On American Saturday Night, Paisley extends a hot streak began with 2003's "Mud on the Tires," singing about regular life in the USA wit and charm that make suburbs sound like heaven on earth.
User Score
8.1

Universal acclaim- based on 32 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 11
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 11
  3. Negative: 0 out of 11
  1. CalebB
    Jul 24, 2009
    8
    For someone who greatly despises Top-40 country music, American Saturday Night is an example that country can be commercial while still being For someone who greatly despises Top-40 country music, American Saturday Night is an example that country can be commercial while still being extremely good and meaningful without getting cliche or sappy. Paisley will shine brightly this year. Maybe his best record to date. Full Review »
  2. BenW
    Jul 7, 2009
    10
    Brad's best album to date.
  3. ElizabethM
    Jul 7, 2009
    10
    Brad has given us a true treasure and an awesome piece of himself, Thanks Brad for yet another gem!!!