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Empress Of

For Your Consideration

Fourth album from the Los Angeles electro-pop singer-songwriter Lorely Rodriguez includes guest appearances from MUNA and Rina Sawayama

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  1. 10.0 |   Dork

    Even in the midst of working through heartbreak, Empress Of finds an empowerment in being unguarded
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  2. 9.0 |   Clash

    If her latest is any proof, Rodriguez is finally comfortable with herself – not just as a writer who excels at leaving melodies on your tongue, but as a lover, a dancer, and her own shooting star
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  3. 8.3 |   Pitchfork

    Lorely Rodriguez’s fourth album is a dazzling showcase for her unexpected vocal and production approach as she experiences the peaks and valleys of heated romance
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  4. 8.0 |   Slant Magazine

    The album is a celebration of Lorely Rodriguez’s voice as both an artist and vocalist
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  5. 8.0 |   DIY

    Dizzyingly unique and creatively assertive
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  6. 8.0 |   The Skinny

    On Empress Of’s addictive fourth full-length album, we find Lorely Rodriguez both commanding and vulnerable
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  7. 7.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    One would hope that any movement towards chart-bothering pop continues to be measured by the oddball, noirish majesty that makes up the album’s finest moments
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