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Denials, Delusions and Decisions

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Denials, Delusions and Decisions

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Jaguar Wright
Producers:
MCA

We gave it a B+

Why is it that when an R&B diva debuts these days, critics are quick to hail her ”the Ella Fitzgerald of hip-hop!” or employ some other blasphemous hyperbole? Philly-bred Wright, who cut her teeth with the Roots, is no Fitzgerald, but she has an authentic sound. She distills vulnerability and ghetto bluntness through her clean jazzy alto to create potent cuts like ”Self Love” and ”I Don’t Know.”

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