The Next Day (studio album) by David Bowie

The Next Day
The Next Day by David Bowie
Year: 2013
Release date: 2013-03-08
Overall rank: 914th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 654 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 2013 (16th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (135th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (914th)
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David Bowie bestography

The Next Day is ranked 13th best out of 77 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 63,565.

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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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Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 654 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 6% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 76.6/100, a mean average of 75.9/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 76.6/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.8.

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95/100
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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70/100
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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70/100
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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80/100
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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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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85/100
From 07/15/2017 18:33
After a few listens it's actually a very good album. Wasn't expecting to enjoy it as much. My enjoyment is only to a certain point though as everytime I listen I'm constantly thinking why the hell is it ok to issue music that sounds this horrible? I'm referring to the cd version. Played on your run of the mill car stereo or home hi FI type thing. You know, what the vast majority of average people play CDs on, not top of the range audiophile shit. Compressed and squashed to hell, drums sound like cardboard boxes. Everything just sounds in the middle. I've heard better 160kps mp3. Great music mind.
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