Music Review: Keyshia Cole “Woman to Woman”

Woman to Woman

Release date: November 19, 2012

Label: Geffen Records

Purchase: Amazon | iTunes

Interesting how just recently I was venting over r&b being dormant and forgotten in the industry, and here comes Ms. Keyshia Cole with an album that sounds like a blast from the past. Woman to Woman is deemed the best album the soulful songstress has released since 2008’s A Different Me, with 2010’s Calling All Hearts short of the artist’s full potential. 

After being in the biz for over seven years, Cole is ready to show how much she’s evolved in her artistry and as a ‘woman’. You know what that means, it’s time to analyze and find out just how good Keyshia’s fifth attempt is. Should I add this one to my collection, or give it a pass?

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Mariah Carey remains “Triumphant”

I like Mariah’s latest single “Triumphant,” but for some reason and it just might be me, but the track sounds more like she’s being featured. Rick Ross and Meek Mill lend their skills to the urban pop/hip hop influenced single while Mariah is only heard on the hook and bridge. I’m not sure if the song was cut in half for the YouTube audio sample but it just sounds like its missing a lot of MC. Listen for yourselves: Continue reading “Mariah Carey remains “Triumphant””