Articles tagged mariah carey

12 Jul 2011 // 2:45 AM

Bought on the Fourth of July

With The Homeland Directive writer Robert Venditti offers a deep and meditative work on the nature of personhood in an era of mass marketing. Easily the equal of the illustrious works of John Reed or Jonathan Franzen, The Homeland Directive elevates both the political thriller genre and the comics medium.

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The Year in Music: February 2010

Let’s continue our look at the biggest events in music, one month at a time, with February 2010.

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12 Jan 2010 // 10:00 PM

The 411 on R&B

A new decade promises to bring fresh sounds and renewed vigor to R&B. Let's hope it keeps its promise.

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Precious and Lee Daniels: State of the Race

In adapting author Sapphire's difficult novel for the screen, director Lee Daniels is helping change the way spectators view African American women by deploying stereotypes and then exploding them.

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A Dyslexic’s Wet Dream: Lift Up and Fly Like a Bird

Mad love for Mariah Carey's artistry, exhibited through her "Fly Like a Bird" performance on American Idol.

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Pop Heroism, One Song at a Time

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Black people doing white people doing Black people.

Certainly, my wet dreams aren’t of some wanton tragic mulatto naked on her hands and knees, projecting that very old Plantation style racial order (See the next-to-last scene of Monster’s Ball). Rather, I fantasize about Mariah, Barack and Alicia.

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25 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

The-Dream: Love vs. Money

Although perhaps the most album-like R&B album in recent memory, typical R&B pitfalls bring Love vs. Money down from the excellence The-Dream has proven capable of producing.

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30 Apr 2008 // 11:04 PM

Mariah Carey: E=MC2

The second act of Mariah's comeback doesn't wisely expand her sound: it instead succumbs to the blueprint so carefully laid out by its predecessor, a pointless remake that exists only because it has to.

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17 Apr 2008 // 12:42 PM

Mariah Carey has a winning formula with new album ‘E=MC2’

Get ready for Mariah mania. In case you’ve missed Mariah Carey on MTV’s premiere party for “The Hills” or on the “American Idol”

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9 Apr 2008 // 3:20 AM

Note to Mariah Carey devotees: Stop the boasting. The news of Carey surpassing the King in No. 1 pop singles broke last week, when the diva’

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8 Aug 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Mariah Carey: The Emancipation of Mimi

If Mariah Carey felt like she was in a mental prison, her latest album is the emancipation she has been waiting for.

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	Mariah Carey: Greatest Hits

There’s a popular mythology out there that says that certain things—like pop divas and Fortune 500 companies—never die. I’m not talking your

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Glitter (2001)

The film's depiction of an ecstatic New York City might be its only strength.

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Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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