Maxinquaye (studio album) by Tricky

Maxinquaye by Tricky
Year: 1995
Overall rank: 894th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 361 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 1995 (14th)
Award Top albums of the 1990s (171st)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (894th)
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Maxinquaye is ranked as the best album by Tricky.

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Maxinquaye track list

  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 81 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 361 votes)
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09/09/2021 14:15 TonySayers61  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 4,88667/100
 
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This album is rated in the top 3% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 78.0/100, a mean average of 76.8/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.6.

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80/100
From 09/08/2020 16:08
It does lag a bit in the second half, but Maxinquaye still offers a lot to the listener. Definitely check this out if you like Post-era Björk.
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From 05/29/2020 18:17
Fav. Tracks: Hell Is Round The Corner, Aftermath.
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From 07/20/2019 02:28
Favorite Tracks:Black Steel, Abbaon Fat Track, Brand New You're Retro
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From 10/25/2018 00:04
A great trip-hop album with vocals from Martina Topley-Bird that fit the bill completely and infuse the record with a shot of soul. Tricky's rapping works quite well too and his dark, gritty lyrics match the atmospheric production.
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65/100
From 02/19/2018 17:42
Spin-off dei Massive Attack ( dei quali comunque è sempre stato solo un collaboratore ), Tricky da solo ( da solo per modo di dire… ) fa assai bene, anche se la casa madre è un'altra cosa. Atmosfere plumbee, ritmi lenti ma a volte convulsi, ottima musica da club fumosi e quel blues per il nuovo millennio ( campionato da Isaac Hayes ) che è "Hell's around the corner".
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From 01/25/2018 20:57
Good record. Perfect for late night chilling out. Slightly overlong but still very good.
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90/100
From 12/15/2016 10:16
The first half is particularly great. While it's definitely not my favourite trip hop album, it clearly had a huge influence on Massive Attack's Mezzanine, and for that, I will always think highly of this debut album.
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From 01/11/2016 17:46
Boring closing tracks.

Favorite tracks: Overcome, Hell Is Round the Corner, Pumpkin, You Don’t

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