Rolling Stone (p.83) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "FOUR plays like a delightful mixtape, taking in honky-tonk, pastoral ballads, country blues and blowsy duet with Blake Shelton."
Rolling Stone (p.71) - Ranked #31 in Rolling Stone's '50 Best Albums Of 2011' -- "[I]t's her most easeful and assured effort yet."
Spin (p.69) - "The real strength here is the feline sharpness of Lambert's voice, letting petulance evaporate into a sigh on the simplest of lines..."
Entertainment Weekly (p.73) - "FOUR is her most vivid effort yet, with brilliantly observed songs about lust and disappointment, as well as a stirring celebration of diversity." -- Grade: A-