Metascore
80

Generally favorable reviews - based on 18 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 18
  2. Negative: 0 out of 18
  1. Her most far-out R&B work to date.
  2. Much of the beauty of Tasty is in witnessing Kelis rise to the challenge of working with multiple imaginative maestros. [12 Dec 2003, p.76]
  3. Despite all the new assistance, Tasty is formatted much like Kaleidoscope and Wanderland, constantly swinging back and forth between bouncy pop and laid-back (not throwback) soul.
  4. 83
    She doubles the weird factor. [Feb 2004, p.104]
User Score
8.7

Universal acclaim- based on 42 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 26 out of 27
  2. Negative: 0 out of 27
  1. Aug 15, 2013
    8
    Amazing album. I know Kelis is kind of a one hit wonder, with her song "Milkshake", but this album really started her career. One of myAmazing album. I know Kelis is kind of a one hit wonder, with her song "Milkshake", but this album really started her career. One of my favorite songs just so happens to be on the album, and it's called "Trick Me". Full Review »
  2. Nov 17, 2010
    9
    I ended up picking up this album very late, like about a month ago, but i'm so happy that i finally got it. I didn't know that Kelis had suchI ended up picking up this album very late, like about a month ago, but i'm so happy that i finally got it. I didn't know that Kelis had such a smooth quality to her work. There are so many tracks on here that i ended up loving instantly. This is a definite must to have i think. Full Review »
  3. Sep 17, 2010
    10
    A Very Good Album. "Milkshake" was the hype, but what people didn't hear was the rest of this great album. Kelis's voice is enough to grabA Very Good Album. "Milkshake" was the hype, but what people didn't hear was the rest of this great album. Kelis's voice is enough to grab your atention, but combine that with hot beats and synths and you get a masterpiece. Key Tracks: "Milkshake" "In Public" "Marathon" Full Review »