By Beth Johnson
July 30, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

A Cheap and Evil Girl

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Sure, ”David Duchovny,” the wittily obsessive mash note to the X stud is the standout single here. But on Girl‘s best tracks (”Smitten,” ”Not Your Girl”) 23-year-old Sharp, with her edgy Natalie Merchant voice, shows a knack for catchy, clever rockers. Cheap is littered with burnt-out hearts and ”nasty puns,” but underneath its jaded fatalism lurks a hopeful romantic. B

A Cheap and Evil Girl

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