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'Froot' by Marina and the Diamonds: EW review

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Charlotte Rutherford

Froot

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
release date:
03/16/15
music label:
83463
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

The Welsh chanteuse’s first two records were rooted in clubby dance-pop, but on her latest, she tosses off the dubstep like cheap cubic zirconia. The change highlights her brightest facet—that limber voice, which swings from voluptuous alto to fluttering soprano in one swoop. But there’s good fun in Froot, too, with its smirking quips (“You think I’m like the others/Boy, you need to get your eyes checked”) and bubbling beats. A–

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