|Chinese Democracy made USA Today writer Edna Gundersen's The worst albums of 2002 list.
Here's what the articles says about the still unreleased album:
10. Guns 'N Roses, Chinese Democracy. Granted, the album still hasn't been released despite 10 years of tinkering and turnover, but after hearing a bloated, hyperactively earnest Axl Rose screeching the mediocre Madagascar on MTV (and then seeing him sabotage a U.S. tour), what more evidence is required to pronounce this goose cooked?
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