David Bowie
Blackstar









Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 87
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 4
End of Year Lists
A.V. Club (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
AllMusic (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
American Songwriter (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 6
Billboard (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 4
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Earbuddy (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Exclaim! (Canada) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Fader (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
Glide (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 11
Magnet (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 2
NPR (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Noisey (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 15
Passion of the Weiss (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 36
Paste (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Pazz & Jop-Village Voice Music Critics Poll (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Pigeons & Planes (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 36
Pitchfork (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 4
PopMatters (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Pretty Much Amazing (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 6
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Slant (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Spectrum Culture (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Spin (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 3
SputnikMusic (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Stereogum (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 5
The Owl (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 10.5
Time Out-New York (New York) - Top Albums of 2016 4
Tiny Mix Tapes (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 29
Treble (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Under the Radar (USA) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Clash (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 6
Classic Rock (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Digital Fix (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Dummy (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 20
Fact (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 23
Gigwise (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
God is in the TV (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Irish Times (Ireland) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
Mojo (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
MusicOMH (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
NME (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 6
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Q (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
State (Ireland) - Top Albums of 2016 1
The 405 (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 19
The Guardian (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 3
The Line of Best Fit (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 14
The Quietus (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 7
The Skinny (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 7
The Wire (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Time Out (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Uncut (UK) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Gaffa (Denmark) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Gaffa (Norway) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Gaffa (Sweden) - Top Albums of 2016 6
Nöjesguiden (Sweden) - Top International Albums of 2016 1
Sonic (Sweden) - Top Albums of 2016 10
Soundi (Finland) - Top International Albums of 2016 2
De Morgen (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
Goute mes Disques (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2016 7
Humo (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Indiestyle (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Knack Focus (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2016 4
OOR (Netherlands) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Intro (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Laut (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Musikexpress (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 3
Plattentests (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Rolling Stone (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Spex (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 4
Tonspion (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 5
Visions (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 13
Zundfunk (Germany) - Top Albums of 2016 4
A Voir A Lire (France) - Top Albums of 2016 18
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Top Albums of 2016 1
New Noise (France) - Top Albums of 2016 7
Rock & Folk (France) - Top Albums of 2016 No Order
Rolling Stone (France) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Tsugi (France) - Top Albums of 2016 15
Blitz (Portugal) - Top International Albums of 2016 1
Efe Eme (Spain) - Top International Albums of 2016 1
Hipersonica (Spain) - Top International Albums of 2016 11
Jenesaispop (Spain) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Mondosonoro (Spain) - Top International Albums of 2016 2
Muzikalia (Spain) - Top International Albums of 2016 2
Rock De Lux (Spain) - Top International Albums of 2016 3
Double J (Australia) - Top Albums of 2016 1
FasterLouder (Australia) - Top Albums of 2016 15
The Music (Australia) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Blow Up (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Il Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Kalporz (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Ondarock (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Rockerilla (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 2
Rumore (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Sentire Ascoltare (Italy) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Recorder (Hungary) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Screenagers (Poland) - Top Albums of 2016 10
MeHaceRuido (Mexico) - Top International Albums of 2016 6
Revista Shock (Colombia) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Rolling Stone (Argentina) - Top Albums of 2016 1
Rolling Stone (Brazil) - Top Albums of 2016 1