Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Lauren Christy

Posted on

Lauren Christy

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Lauren Christy
Producers:
Mercury Records
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B-

This Brit singer-songwriter pours out her slightly flaky heart, like Madonna circa ”Live to Tell.” But Lauren Christy, on her self-titled debut, also tends to enunciate her awkwardly literal diary entries like a privileged New Age priss (e.g., ”My Jeans I Want Them Back”), drawing attention to musical backing that resembles the soft-focus schlock of a porno-courtship soundtrack.