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24K Magic

Bruno Mars

24K Magic

Third album from the big-selling Hawaiian pop singer-songwriter produced by Shampoo Press & Curl, with additional production by The Stereotypes

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  1. 8.0 |   All Music

    This is less an affected retro-soul pastiche - like, say, The Return of Bruno - than it is an amusing '80s-centric tribute to black radio.
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  2. 8.0 |   Tiny Mix Tapes

    Straight to the point with no filler
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  3. 8.0 |   NME

    Few albums designed to sound like a party actually play like one, but Bruno Mars has pulled it off with style
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  4. 7.5 |   A.V. Club

    Easily his most cohesive and enjoyable collection, an escapist record that comes by its evocations of the past honestly
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  5. 6.7 |   Consequence Of Sound

    A fun, nostalgic R&B album from one of pop’s best performers today
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  6. 6.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    24K Magic may improve with time. For now, it’s hard not to feel underwhelmed
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  7. 6.2 |   Pitchfork

    If “Uptown Funk” was the theme-park version of one sliver of funk, 24K Magic is the rest of the park
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  8. 6.0 |   Q

    Ultimately, 24K Magic's luxe exterior writes cheques its soul can't cash. Print edition only

  9. 6.0 |   The Guardian

    His third album will further the impression that he’s Barry Manilow in 90s R&B clothing: a writer of bothersomely memorable hooks, and a singer of great likability
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  10. 6.0 |   The Observer

    Is anything here the equal of Uptown Funk? Not quite, but the opening three songs are excellent party starters
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  11. 6.0 |   The Irish Times

    Mars shows he’s a smart operator when it comes to the sort of pop which has all the accoutrements needed to engineer earworms, yet is sussed enough to know a little dab of special sauce is often required
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  12. 6.0 |   Rolling Stone

    The arrangements throughout are simply outstanding, bubbling and percolating with ADD explosions of melodic counterpoints, overdubs, subplots and funky worms
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  13. 6.0 |   Slant Magazine

    A tidy, if derivative, antidote to today's overthought, overwrought pop
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