Metascore
60

Mixed or average reviews - based on 12 Critic Reviews

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 12
  2. Negative: 2 out of 12
  1. This album is nowhere near as imaginative or as interesting as its maker thinks it is.
  2. There's nothing on 'Folklore' that comes anywhere near the catchiness of anything off her debut.
User Score
8.9

Universal acclaim- based on 79 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 73 out of 79
  2. Negative: 4 out of 79
  1. Aug 29, 2020
    10
    Probably Nelly Furtado's best record to date, musically and lirically. Personal and intimate, yet full of energy and love for life.
  2. Apr 8, 2020
    10
    Perfection from beginning to the end, nostalgic, so ahead of the time. Nelly gave us a piece of art. we’re counting stars
  3. Mar 31, 2016
    10
    You ever have one of those rare moments where an album comes along and you love every single song on it? Folklore is it for me. It's my allYou ever have one of those rare moments where an album comes along and you love every single song on it? Folklore is it for me. It's my all time favorite album and Nelly Furtado's best work. Full Review »