• Record Label: Epic
  • Release Date: Oct 9, 2007
Metascore
52

Mixed or average reviews - based on 12 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 12
  2. Negative: 2 out of 12
  1. Brave has neither a strong artistic personality nor boffo production, and as a result, ends up being just another disposable pop record with no redeeming value.
  2. Vibe
    30
    That Brave on the whole is almost unapologetically poor isn't surprising--Jenny's never made a viable Album of the Year. But never before has the fly-girl-cum-cover girl been so listless. [Dec 2007, p.107]
User Score
7.2

Generally favorable reviews- based on 57 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 39 out of 57
  2. Negative: 11 out of 57
  1. Jul 30, 2016
    9
    This album is so powerfull, soft and strong ! A new face of Jennifer Lopez ! Besides Brave (the song and the whole album) has real deep andThis album is so powerfull, soft and strong ! A new face of Jennifer Lopez ! Besides Brave (the song and the whole album) has real deep and touching lyrics ! Thanks JLo for this album which really helped me ! Full Review »
  2. Jul 6, 2016
    8
    I have to say that this album is not bad at all. I was quite surprised with the songs on this album. It is a very listenable album with greatI have to say that this album is not bad at all. I was quite surprised with the songs on this album. It is a very listenable album with great lyrics and very high production. It is really sad that it did not do well with the charts and also with sales. I think it is one of her most underrated albums that she has ever released.
    My score:
    1. Stay Together 10/10
    2. Forever 9/10
    3. Hold it don't drop it 8/10
    4. Do it well 8/10
    5. Gotta be there 7/10
    6. Never gonna give up 8/10
    7. Mile in these shoes 7/10
    8. The way it is 7/10
    9. Be mine 7/10
    10. I need love 7/10
    11. Wrong when you're gone 7/10
    12. Brave 10/10
    Overall: 80
    Full Review »
  3. Jun 3, 2014
    10
    Brave is one of her best albums to date. I love the direction, the musics ... Do It Well is pop masterpiece. Hold It Don't Drop It is soBrave is one of her best albums to date. I love the direction, the musics ... Do It Well is pop masterpiece. Hold It Don't Drop It is so great. Brave (song) is so emotional. Full Review »