Zuma (studio album) by Neil Young & Crazy Horse
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Neil Young & Crazy Horse bestography
The best album by Neil Young & Crazy Horse is Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere which is ranked number 215 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 8,837.
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One of Neil's best Crazy Horse records, and one of his best albums period. Cortez the Killer may be an obvious standout on the album and in his catalogue, but the rest of the album is a consistently solid work. Zuma is probably lost in the shuffle a bit since it came out so close to so many other great records.
Mais comercial que os de antes e boa aproximação com o country rock!
Zuma is a lot better than I was led on to believe. I enjoyed this album a lot. It's a lot less bleak than Tonight's the Night or On the Beach, but that doesn't mean it has nothing to offer. Every song is, at the very least, enjoyable, and the better songs are pretty memorable Neil Young songs (Cortez the Killer, Barstool Blues, Pardon My Heart). Not his best of the 70s, but not his worst.
NYs best electric album of the 70s.
This is the most underrated Album in music History. Not Goldrush, not Harvest, THIS is Neil Youngs best creation. With Cortez the Killer being one of the best songs ever written.
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Not an essential Neil Young record, but still a high quality rock album. Like most albums with Crazy horse it's a good rollicking rock'n'roll LP, with top songs such as, Cortez the killer, lookin'for a love, and, barstool blues. Solid album.
Every note on Cortez the killer is so right
This album could worth just by the presence of Cortez the Killer, the best Neil' Song.
The other songs? Some are really good, some less.
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