The Next Day (studio album) by David Bowie

The Next Day by David Bowie
Year: 2013
Release date: 2013-03-08
Overall rank: 895th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 718 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 2013 (15th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (133rd)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (895th)
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David Bowie bestography

The Next Day is ranked 12th best out of 89 albums by David Bowie on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by David Bowie is The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars which is ranked number 9 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 56,305.

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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 82 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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77/100 (from 718 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 4% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.0/100, a mean average of 76.1/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 77.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.4.

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90/100
From 01/11/2021 07:08
One of my favorites of the decade and imo one of the finest records Bowie eve put out. Should be way more beloved.
Best song(s): The Next Day; The Stars are out Tonight; Love is Lost; Valentine's Day; How Does the Grass Grow; Set the World on Fire; You Feel So Lonely You Could Die
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From 06/17/2020 04:34
A surprise comeback album the first 8 tracks are awesome it tails off a bit towards the end but the point was made.
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From 05/11/2020 10:36
And he's back...
And he's not lost his touch.
This is a fantastic album, full of beauty, considerations of mortality...
What a man.
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From 12/31/2019 16:55
Nice record.
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From 01/14/2019 19:40
Bowie's peek into the 2010s is an impressive one, starting here to show up his jazz influences.
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From 01/01/2019 10:10
I got into Bowie as a teenager in 2004 and this was the first new release I saw by him so I was really excited for it. I loved it initially, but over time there is about 5 middling tracks toward the second half that drag it down. Very strong start and great end, mind. For the record - I absolutely love the artwork.
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85/100
From 11/18/2018 02:57
Fantastic return for Bowie.

Favorite tracks:

The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
Where Are We Now?
(You Will) Set the World on Fire
Valentine's Day
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100/100
From 05/18/2018 20:16
I love this great piece of art.
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65/100
From 02/24/2018 08:36
Non mi aspettavo niente da questo disco e quindi un po' mi ha sorpreso ritrovare una certa discreta vena, pur senza raggiungere alti livelli. "The next day" ha alcune melodie che derivano dal Bowie anni 80, qualche durezza stile Tin Machine, qualche autocitazione ( a cominciare dalla copertina )...
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90/100
From 12/31/2017 23:58
A very good album. I would probably rate this album higher than most of his albums released during his very long creative height.
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