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  • Summary: The second full-length release for the British pop singer-songwriter features contributions from such artists as Ghosted, Stuart Price, Shakka, Tove Lo, and samples INXS's "Need You Tonight."
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Future Nostalgia
(Future) (Future nostalgia) (Future nostalgia) (Future nostalgia) You want a timeless song, I wanna change the game Like modern architecture, John... See the rest of the song lyrics
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 19 out of 19
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 19
  3. Negative: 0 out of 19
  1. 100
    Honestly, there isn’t a duff track on here. Every beat is elastic, every note and sample bold and shiny. Future Nostalgia is 37 minutes of pure sonic spandex.
  2. 100
    The confidence in her voice gives you no reason to doubt her. All the way through this album, the pop star is in the driving seat, both behind the scenes and in the situations she describes in the lyrics. ... ‘Future Nostalgia’ is a bright, bold collection of pop majesty to dance away your anxieties to… if only for a little while.
  3. 91
    Lipa quickly established herself as one of pop's most compelling presences during her quick rise, and Future Nostalgia shows that she's going to be sticking around its upper echelons for a while.
  4. Mar 26, 2020
    80
    Future Nostalgia is a breathtakingly fun, cohesive and ambitious attempt to find a place for disco in 2020. Incredibly, Lipa is successful: the upbeat album that she decided to release a week earlier than planned is the perfect balm for a stressful time.
  5. Mar 27, 2020
    80
    It's an impressive show of skill, the increasingly rare sound of an artist coming into her own-- the kind of sound we'll one day be nostalgic for.
  6. Mar 27, 2020
    80
    This vibrant, audacious collection of pop bangers signposts the way.
  7. Mar 27, 2020
    65
    It is an effective, and at times exceptional, pop record but while there is much nostalgia to enjoy here, there is precious little of the future.

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Score distribution:
  1. Mar 27, 2020
    10
    PERFECT, I don't consider myself a fan of Dua Lipa, but i decide to listen to this album and it's beautiful... the right melodies! It isPERFECT, I don't consider myself a fan of Dua Lipa, but i decide to listen to this album and it's beautiful... the right melodies! It is incredible the great work she has done. Expand
  2. Mar 27, 2020
    10
    Perfect pop album. Songs flow so smoothly, it's hard not to jam to it. Loved each and every song on it especially levitating and boys will be boys.
  3. Mar 27, 2020
    10
    Perfect álbummmmmmmmmm DUA LIPA FAZ TUDOH

    I LOVE UUUUUUUUUUUUUuuuuuuuuuuuu
  4. Jun 21, 2020
    10
    easy 10.. this album is perfect and doesn't have a skip. excited to see whats next from dua and what she's chosen for the next single
  5. Mar 25, 2021
    10
    Este álbum trae sonidos retro, un álbum muy fresco y la lírica es increíble. Todas las canciones son disfrutables
  6. May 30, 2020
    0
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. Chromatica>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Expand

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