Perfectamundo

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Perfectamundo
Billy Gibbons and The BFG's Perfectamundo.jpg
Studio album by Billy Gibbons and The BFG's
Released November 6, 2015
Recorded 2015
Genre Blues rock, Afro-Cuban[1]
Length 39:13
Label Concord
Producer Billy Gibbons, Joe Hardy[2]

Perfectamundo is the debut studio album by American rock musician Billy Gibbons and rock band The BFG's. The album was released on November 6, 2015, by Concord Records.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic67/100[4]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[5]
American Songwriter4/5 stars[6]
Chicago Tribune2/4 stars[7]
The Guardian3/5 stars[8]
PopMatters3/10 stars[9]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[10]

Perfectamundo received generally positive reviews from music critics. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 67 based on 11 reviews, which indicates "generally positive reviews".[4]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Got Love If You Want It"4:17
2."Treat Her Right"2:23
3."You're What's Happenin', Baby"6:07
4."Sal y Pimiento"3:13
5."Pickin' Up Chicks On Dowling Street"4:11
6."Hombre Sin Nombre"3:49
7."Quiero Mas Dinero"3:26
8."Baby Please Don't Go"2:31
9."Piedras Negras"3:09
10."Perfectamundo"2:44
11."Q-Vo"3:23

Personnel[11][edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cantor-Navas, Judy (August 9, 2015). "ZZ Top Guitarist Billy Gibbons to Release Cuban-Flavored Solo Album 'Perfectamundo' in October". Billboard. Retrieved March 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ DeRiso, Nick (August 1, 2015). "Billy Gibbons Shares Title, Band, Release Date + Cover Image for Solo Debut". Ultimate Classic Rock. Retrieved March 21, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Perfectamundo by Billy Gibbons and The BFG's on iTunes". Itunes.apple.com. 2015-11-06. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  4. ^ a b "Reviews for Perfectamundo by Billy Gibbons & the BFG's". Metacritic. 2016-02-29. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  5. ^ Stephen Thomas Erlewine (2015-11-06). "Perfectamundo - Billy Gibbons & the BFG's,Billy Gibbons | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  6. ^ Horowitz, Hal (2015-10-22). "Billy Gibbons and the BFGs: Perfectamundo". Americansongwriter.com. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  7. ^ "Billy Gibbons' solo album takes a Latin turn". Chicago Tribune. 2015-10-30. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  8. ^ Dave Simpson (2015-11-05). "Billy Gibbons and the BFGs: Perfectamundo review – ZZ Top guitarist goes Latin hip-hop". The Guardian. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  9. ^ "Billy Gibbons and the BFG's: Perfectamundo". PopMatters. 2015-01-15. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  10. ^ Dolan, Jon (2015-11-10). "Billy Gibbons and the BFGs Perfectamundo Album Review". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2016-02-29. 
  11. ^ "Perfectamundo - Billy Gibbons & the BFG's, Billy Gibbons / Credits / AllMusic". Retrieved 2017-07-27.