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Voices of Theory

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Voices of Theory

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
H.O.L.A. Recordings
genre:
World

We gave it a C

These five Latinos from Philly consider their tunes to be straight-up soul in the African-American tradition of Jodeci and Dru Hill. On Voices of Theory only ”I’ll Give You My Love” offers anything that vaguely resembles the off-the-hook passion of those artists. The rest of this debut, with its slick, super-stiff production and lifeless harmonies, makes Boyz II Men’s Muzak-ready R&B sound footloose and fancy-free. C