By Matt Diehl
Updated November 22, 1996 at 05:00 AM EST

Don’t look for deep messages in Alfonzo Hunter’s mellow party anthem ”Just the Way”; he just wants ”to have a good time, relax my mind, and maybe creep with something fine.” It’s all good, though — his old-school R&B vocals mesh perfectly with a rump-shaking backbeat and wispy keyboard hook, resulting in a hip-hop soul concoction that’s both streetwise and seductive. B+