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The Black & White Album

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The Black & White Album

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Imani Coppola
genre:
POP

We gave it a B+

This lovable Brooklyn misfit made a splash in ’97 with her quirk-hop hit ”Legend of a Cowgirl,” in which she promised to ”spend all my money on absolutely nothing” over a sample of Donovan’s ”Sunshine Superman.” Today, Imani Coppola’s commercial buzz has dried up, but her idiosyncrasy still flows free. On Black & White, she sings about springtime in NYC and the horror of a 30th birthday while flitting between ska, rap, electro-pop, and punk. Remember when Macy Gray-esque eccentricity mattered? Imani does. B+
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