November 29, 2008 at 05:00 AM EST
We gave it a B+

Musiq Soulchild is the most enduring male solo artist to come out of the Philly soul movement that also gave us Jill Scott and Bilal, and now that he lives in Atlanta, home to some of the hottest names in urban music (T.I., Usher), he’s got a new confidence. That’s what makes his fifth CD, OnMyRadio, a welcome departure from previous work, which started to all sound the same around 2003’s Soulstar. He hasn’t abandoned his romantic roots, but he was wise to enrich them with Southern charm. B+

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