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Album Review: Take That - Progressed

Take That, L-R: Jason Orange, Gary Barlow, Robbie Williams, Howard Donald and Mark Owen

Release date

13 June 2011

The style

Take That's last album - Progress - marked the return of Robbie Williams and a new sound for the band.

Progressed is a double CD that includes the multi-platinum Progress with eight brand new tracks.

The new songs definitely keep up the band's edgier, pulsing, electro-pop sound and there's a much broader mix of who sings what.

The hits

Love Love was originally recorded for X-Men: First Class and is one of our favourites. Aliens keeps up the pace while sounding bigger, bolder and even more fun!

The Day The Work Is Done is a definite grower. We love Mark's intro, but be warned... it gets stuck in your head for days!

Wonderful World is pretty hypnotic too, and perfect if you're after something more chilled out.

The misses

They're not really misses, but When We Were Young and Don't Say Goodbye are our least favourite tracks.

Will it make the charts?

Without a doubt. We reckon this is one album that's headed straight for the top.

Progress has already sold more than two million copies, but fans can't get enough of Take That and will no doubt want to get their hands on the new tracks too.


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Your Comments

This is what you thought...

"I love this album!"

Cookie, 9, London, England

"It's great! I am a huge fan of Take That!"

Chloe, 10, Oxfordshire, England

"I love it!"

Oliva, 7, London, England

"I think that it is amazing and Take That are super!"

Isabella, 10, Manchester, England

"My friend has the Take That album and every time I come over we know all the lyrics to the songs! 10/10!"

Maegan, 10, Ireland

"It's the most beautiful CD of the year!"

Lauren, 12, Tyne and Wear, England

"This album is a load of rubbish! It's a scheme to make more money! Don't get ripped off!"

Lucienne, 13, Oxford, England

"Brilliant album!"

Fin, 8, Kent, England

"I love the songs by Take That and so does my cousin! But does anyone know why you would be happy if you were falling?"

Gracie, 12, England

"Take That are amazing, I love their new album, all the songs are really good! It is really worth buying!"

Rebekah, 13, UK

"I really love the new Take That album Progressed, it sounds a bit like the other one called Progress!!"

Ellie, 12, Carlisle, England

"I'm not the biggest fan of Take That, but I think this album is amazing! I would give it a 1000 star rating!"

Kieran, 10, Huddersfield, England