Tomika Anderson
June 15, 2001 at 04:00 AM EDT

Four years after rapping her way to a Grammy nomination with ”Ladies Night” (featuring Lil’ Kim and Missy Elliott), this New York City radio deejay releases her Latin-flavored hip-hop debut CD. Martinez opens up on the emotional ”Every Little Girl,” and ”Coast 2 Coast” with Wyclef Jean is catchy. But Up Close hosts more guests than a DJ Clue mix tape (Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, Jay-Z), making it anything but personal.

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