News > Cosmos Rocks by Queen + Paul Rodgers

Added on 28-Oct-2008

The debut album for Paul Rogers as the lead singer is Queen's first album of new material in more than 10 years.



LABEL: Hollywood

RELEASE DATE: 28 October 2008

DISCS: 1 disc

GENRE(S): Rock



What The Critics Said



All critic scores are converted to a 100-point scale. If a critic does not indicate a score, we assign a score based on the general impression given by the text of the review. .



60

Mojo

Occasionally they stumble, as on the clunky 'Warboys.' But with Rogers imperious, Queen's second coming is vindicated. [Oct 2008, p.100]



40

Uncut

This ill-fitting rebirth, fronted by the defiantly ungay, unIndian and uneccentric Paul Rodgers, can be seen as an attempt to ditch the Mercury-inspired absurdity and bolster Queen’s hard 'rawkin’credentials.

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40

The Guardian

As with a lot of The Cosmos Rocks, you listen to Warboys boggling that Queen--famously intelligent men--didn't at any point notice that the lyrics were stupid, trite, a bit offensive and bound to have an undermining effect on whatever musical efforts they put behind it.

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40

All Music Guide

Certainly, it's not the embarrassment of the live album, but it has its own internal logic that keeps it humming along, and that's good enough for a listen and to get the band out on tour again, even it's not good enough for a second spin.

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20

Observer Music Monthly

What an astronomically bad parallel universe. Queen's star is dead.

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20

Hot Press

Freddie-less queen fail to recall old glories.

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20

Blender

This mismatched combo brings out the best in each other only on the refreshingly lightweight 'Call Me.' [Nov 2008, p.76]

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