• Record Label: Downtown
  • Release Date: Mar 27, 2012
Metascore
70

Generally favorable reviews - based on 15 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 15
  2. Negative: 0 out of 15
Buy On
  1. Apr 5, 2012
    81
    This is guilt-free bass bliss for a post-genre age.
  2. Q Magazine
    Apr 25, 2012
    80
    Superb. [May 2012, p.105]
  3. Mar 29, 2012
    80
    This is the perfect type of album for people who think dubstep is too singular and great proof that there are still possibilities for expansion in the genre.
  4. 80
    Dismiss his second album, Songs, only at your peril.
  5. Magnet
    Apr 11, 2012
    70
    A vibrant, dubbed-out dance album that rises above the wobble-obsessed rabble. [No.86, p.57]
  6. Mar 27, 2012
    70
    Even when the lowend gets a workout, as on "Asda Car Park" and "Opium," the tone is party-friendly rather than glowering--good news for pop fans, less so for Korn devotees.
  7. Apr 6, 2012
    67
    The main issue with Songs is that, for an album of "songs," there are too few pop cuts to work well as a whole. It's more of a pick-and-choose affair where the modern ability to fast-forward to your favorite musical moments, down to the second, is crucial.
User Score
tbd

No user score yet- Awaiting 2 more ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 2
  2. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. May 13, 2012
    6
    Rusko on latest publication - "Songs" presents thirteen dubstep compositions drawing from among others D'n'B. However, not all the songsRusko on latest publication - "Songs" presents thirteen dubstep compositions drawing from among others D'n'B. However, not all the songs present a good level - there are too much loops messing around the main axis or repeating over and over again the same themes - what can be seen even in the "Somebody To Love". Fortunately songs like "Skanker" or a simple by construction "Opium" save release. Full Review »