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Tuesday, June 15 2010

We Don’t Die, We Multiply: R&B Posse Tracks

Take Whitney Houston's "Saving All My Love For You", a steamy tale of a mistress longing for romantic bliss with a married man, and imagine how it might play out with a multi-perspective delivery.


Thursday, April 30 2009

Bow Wow: New Jack City II

That's a Big Bow for so Lil' Wow.


Wednesday, February 11 2009

E-40: The Ball Street Journal

Legendary Bay Area rapper's eleventh album is 50% great and 50% an ill-fated attempt at pop. Sigh.


Monday, December 8 2008

Akon: Freedom

Oft-maligned hitmaker's third album doesn't do much to convince the haters that he's not the hack that they think.


Sunday, November 23 2008

T-Pain: Thr33 Ringz

T-Pain employs his vocoder sonics and everyman attitude on this carnival-themed release.


Wednesday, September 24 2008

Kardinal Offishall: Not 4 Sale

Even if the title is misleading, Not 4 Sale has something for everyone.


Wednesday, April 30 2008

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.


Tuesday, January 22 2008

Slipped Discs 2007

PopMatters' annual tradition of offering up its Slipped Discs picks continues with the biggest installment to date. These are the albums our writers just loved, but missed our enormous top 60 albums list late last year.


Sunday, November 4 2007

In Defense of Britney

There’s nothing but guilt surrounding Britney -- guilt for secretly enjoying “Gimme More”, guilt for tuning in to see what sort of trouble she’s gotten herself into today, guilt for not having the balls to use the word “misogyny“.


Sunday, October 28 2007

Britney Spears: Blackout

Britney is reduced to a disembodied voice hung robotically over the top of these tracks, purring disinterestedly into a microphone until someone tells her to stop.


T-Pain: Epiphany (Reviews) [17.Sep.07]
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