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Album Review

In 2007, Tacoma emergency room nurse Crystal Aikin won on the American Idol-style TV talent show Sunday Best, broadcast by BET and searching for amateur gospel singers to turn into professionals. Her reward is this self-titled album, which certainly demonstrates that she has a good voice. It also finds her being used as the mouthpiece for a variety of producers who create contemporary R&B and hip-hop tracks that often don't give her very much to do. An exception is "Even Me," which has a more traditional gospel sound and gives a better sense of Aikin's abilities. It may be that this talented singer will develop into a gospel artist; on the evidence of her debut album, her voice is not in question, but she has not been allowed to express herself in a way that would allow her to make an individual mark.


Genre: Christian & Gospel

Years Active: '00s

Gospel and urban-influenced praise & worship singer Crystal Aikin grew up in Tacoma, WA, participating early in the choirs and singing groups at her local church. Eventually she found herself taking on more and more lead singing and directing duties, even as she worked long hours as an emergency room nurse at a Catholic hospital in Tacoma. Everything changed, though, when she became a contestant on the first season of BET's high-profile gospel competition Sunday Best in 2007. Aikin was clearly a...
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