Moon Safari (studio album) by Air (FR)

Moon Safari
Moon Safari by Air (FR)
Year: 1998
Overall rank: 245th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 907 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 5 albums of 1998 (3rd)
Award Top 100 albums of the 1990s (51st)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (245th)
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Moon Safari is ranked as the best album by Air (FR).

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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 84 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 907 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 81.2/100, a mean average of 80.3/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 81.3/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.9.

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85/100
From 05/25/2021 20:35
Delícia de eletrônico sem grandes pretensões ou elaborações intelectuais!
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90/100
From 01/20/2021 14:43
For an electronica album, this sounds awfully like soft rock. The balance between the two genres is perfect, however, and bears repeated listening. It is a testament to the staying power of this LP that it was released in 1998 yet sounds as fresh today as it did upon release. Part of that is the way the band have channelled the classic songwriters of the Brill Building pop behemoth, sounding like these tracks could have been written for (or by) Carol King in an alternate dimension. It’s easy listening, but without the negative connotations that that sometimes carries. A brilliant album.
High Points: La Femme D’Argent; Sexy Boy ; Talisman ; Remember
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Rating:  
80/100
From 12/26/2020 14:43
One of the most ear-pleasing albums. You can hear it multiple times repeatedly without ever getting bored.
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90/100
From 10/13/2020 19:13
A difficult album to describe but incredibly relaxing yet still has a dance vibe to it. High reccomendation for some chillout electronic music. One of the best records of 1998.

Best song(s): "La Femme D'Argent" "Sexy Boy" "All I Need" "Kelly Watch the Stars" "You Make it Easy" "Le Voyage de Pénélope"
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70/100
From 07/10/2020 00:52
Moon Safari is somewhere in between Discovery and Music Has the Right to Children. Not great, but really relaxing.
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100/100
From 07/01/2020 20:27
All Songs are my Fav. Tracks!!!
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Rating:  
80/100
From 06/24/2020 18:55
A very chill album that can destress the tensest shoulders. Not every track is stellar but each one maintains the cool atmosphere and never deviates too much. For some people, this might make the album seem a bit monotonous...but as David Byrne once said, "Some people don't know shit about the Air."
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85/100
From 06/19/2020 09:22
Not a fan of this genre, but I like this album a lot.
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85/100
From 03/01/2020 21:55
Highlights:

La Femme D'Argent
All I Need (Feat. Beth Hirsch)
Sexy Boy
Le Voyage De Penelope
Kelly Watch The Stars`
Ce Matin Là
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65/100
From 11/15/2019 22:34
It's really cool... but doesn't hold my attention.
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Best Albums of 1998
1. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
2. Mezzanine by Massive Attack
3. Moon Safari by Air (FR)
4. Aquemini by OutKast
5. Music Has The Right To Children by Boards Of Canada
6. The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill by Lauryn Hill
7. XO by Elliott Smith
8. Ray Of Light by Madonna
9. Deserter's Songs by Mercury Rev
10. Electro-Shock Blues by Eels
11. Adore by The Smashing Pumpkins
12. Car Wheels On A Gravel Road by Lucinda Williams
13. The Shape Of Punk To Come by Refused
14. Without You I'm Nothing by Placebo
15. TNT by Tortoise
16. This Is Hardcore by Pulp
17. The Boy With The Arab Strap by Belle And Sebastian
18. Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star by Black Star
19. Yield by Pearl Jam
20. Ocean Songs by Dirty Three
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