Sing the Delta - Iris DeMent
Metascore
81

Universal acclaim - based on 16 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 16
  2. Negative: 0 out of 16
  1. DeMent craves stuff she can "see and touch," but her songwriting makes do just fine with feeling.
  2. Nov 12, 2012
    90
    This is an album of rare truth and grace.
  3. Nov 5, 2012
    90
    Sing the Delta... conveys a one-of-a-kind perspective that, somehow, manages to be as unassuming and humble as it is powerful and authoritative.
  4. Oct 26, 2012
    90
    A startling, inspirational comeback. [Dec 2012, p.68]
  5. Oct 3, 2012
    88
    On this quiet beauty of an album, she once again makes a virtue of her modesty.
User Score
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User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Oct 29, 2012
    10
    Ms. DeMent's piano playing and gospel-tinged folk singing are nothing but beautiful inspiration for life's reflective and reverent moments. There is a true feeling of heaven and home within. Full Review »