Immortal - Michael Jackson
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  • Summary: Cirque du Soleil's soundtrack to its 2011 production features songs and interview snippets produced by Kevin Antunes.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. 75
    The soundtrack to Cirque du Soleil's touring MJ extravaganza isn't as revelatory--or as appealing trippy--as Cirque's Beatles-themed LOVE. [25 Nov 2011, p.71]
  2. Nov 23, 2011
    63
    Immortal is also, at its worst, way cheesier than "Love," filled with easy-listening strings, spoken-word interludes buried in spooky echo, and curious pacing.
  3. Nov 28, 2011
    50
    The new versions can be garish (pseudo-tribal drums and jungle noises in "Ben"?) or touching.
  4. Jan 3, 2012
    50
    With Jackson's world-remaking grooves as a guide, even the gaudiest setting can be a party.
  5. Nov 23, 2011
    40
    Producer Kevin Antunes never recontextualizes the original recordings; he favors hits-on-parade medleys, letting the hooks--the melodies, the rhythms--sink in before moving on to the next snippet.
  6. Nov 23, 2011
    40
    Not much here is new: a few alternative takes (including a great one of "ABC") and some previously unheard studio banter.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Nov 26, 2011
    10
    Adorei!!! Este álbum está demais. PERFEITO!!! Esses remixes não deixaram nada a desejar!!! Todas as músicas são demais! PARABà Expand
  2. Apr 10, 2012
    10
    This is the best remix album of Michael Jackson's songs. When I heard the first track, suddenly I start to dance. The beats, the sound effects, the editing: all added to magic to Jackson's songs. Michael's songs is wonderful, and this album made it really really wonderful. Expand