iTunes

A abrir a iTunes Store.Se o iTunes não abrir, clique no ícone da aplicação iTunes na Dock ou no ambiente de trabalho do Windows.Indicador de progresso
A abrir a iBooks Store.Se o iBooks não abrir, clique na app iBooks na Dock.Indicador de progresso
iTunes

O iTunes é a forma mais fácil no mundo de organizar e aumentar a sua colecção de suportes digitais.

Não conseguimos localizar o iTunes no computador. Para ouvir um excerto e comprar música de Denials Delusions and Decisions de Jaguar Wright, descarregue o iTunes agora.

Já tem o iTunes? Clique em Tenho o iTunes, para abri-lo agora.

Tenho o iTunes Descarga gratuita
iTunes para Mac + PC

Denials Delusions and Decisions

Abra o iTunes para ouvir um excerto, comprar e descarregar música.

Crítica do álbum

Jaguar Wright's debut album, Denials Delusions and Decisions, arrived at a perfect time, just as the early-2000s neo-soul movement led by similar female vocalists such as Jill Scott and Mary J. Blige was at its peak. A few years earlier, Wright probably wouldn't even have been given a major-label contract; however, she debuted in early 2002 with not only a substantial major-label marketing push courtesy of MCA, but also a stellar roster of producers — Scott Storch, James Pyser, and Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson — and a high-profile appearance on Jay-Z's MTV Unplugged broadcast, where she sang backup vocals, just as her album was hitting the streets. And while it's easy to compare her to all the other early-2000s neo-soul divas, she's no Erykah Badu (she's a bit more street-orientated), she's no Aaliyah (she has more attitude), and she's no Alicia Keys (she isn't nearly as radio-ready); instead, Wright lives up to her "Jaguar" persona, being sexy and seductive but still vicious and somewhat of a femme fatale (for instance, in her liner notes she addresses her "enemies," "x-boyfriends," and "old sex partners"). And though it's difficult to look past her alluring image and persona and focus exclusively on her music, you don't really want to; it only adds an additional dimension, being incredibly analogous — again, sexy, seductive, and vicious. However, even when you do focus exclusively on her music, you can't help but be effected by her overall aura. It's not just how she sings, what she sings, or the music she sings over; it's the synthesis. She exudes sassy soulfulness and sensuality. And her producers are the perfect match, all of them laying down smoked-out beats that are as informed by hip-hop as they are by '70s soul — the most hip-hop-informed moment being her collaboration with Black Thought, "Ain't Nobody Playin'," clearly the album's crossover single; the most soul-informed moment being her cover of Patti Labelle's "Love Need and Want You," clearly an ode to her Philly soul roots. So just when you thought the early-2000s neo-soul movement was starting to get a little marketing-driven, albums like this come along and remind you that soul music never died with the rise of hip-hop in the early '80s; it just took a decade or two to rediscover itself and be embraced by a new generation.

Biografia

Nascimento: Maio/05/1977 em Philadelphia, PA

Género: R&B/Soul

Anos em actividade: '00s

Philadelphia-based singer/songwriter Jaguar Wright's name can be added to the list of such Philly-based neo-soul talents as Grammy award-winning rap band The Roots and multi-platinum hitmakers Jill Scott and Musiq Soulchild. Wright earned rave reviews for her background vocal stint at Jay-Z' MTV Unplugged appearance during December 2001. Around February 2002, she began appearing in a national TV ad for Coca Cola. Her energetic stage shows garnered favorable write-ups in The New York Times, The Washington...
Biografia completa
Denials Delusions and Decisions, Jaguar Wright
Ver no iTunes

Classificações do cliente

Não recebemos classificações suficientes para apresentar uma média para este(a) álbum.

Contemporâneos