Mary J Blige - Stronger (CD)

Mary J. Blige


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Categories
R&BMusic
Category
  1. Performer
  2. R&B
  3. Contemporary R&B
Number of Discs
1
Number of Items
1
Title
Stronger with Each Tear
Media
CD
BarCode
602527256542
Country of Origin
USA
Label
Universal Music Group
Distributor
UMG
Format
CD
Barcode
602527256542
Previews

Rolling Stone (pp.55-56) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Blige's experiment works in the context of her album....In the fantastic Stargate/Ne-Yo jam 'I Feel Good,' she flashes the robot-voice ostinatos like a new pair of stilettos."
Entertainment Weekly (p.71) - "There's so much feel-goodness, you might long for the drama of yore. Luckily, she brings it on the bouncy piano groove 'Kitchen'..." -- Grade: B
Billboard (p.32) - "Blige has never been in better voice -- or more adventurous. The metaphor-rich 'Kitchen' finds the singer/songwriter admonishing would-be man-stealers."

Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Tonight
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Kitchen
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] In The Morning
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Color - From The Motion Picture Precious: Based On The Novel "push" By Sapphire
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] One, The - (featuring Drake)
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] Said And Done
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Good Love - (featuring T.i.)
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] I Feel Good
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] I Am
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Each Tear
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] I Love U (yes I Du)
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] We Got Hood Love
Songs / Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Tonight
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] One, The - (featuring Drake)
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] Said and Done
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Good Love - (featuring T.I.)
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] I Feel Good
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] I Am
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Each Tear
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] I Love U (Yes I Du)
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] We Got Hood Love
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Kitchen
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] In the Morning
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] Color - From the Motion Picture Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire
Genre
R&B/Soul
Artist
Mary J. Blige
Country
South Africa
Notes

Audio Mixers: Jaycen Joshua; Dave Pensado; Peter Mokran; Phil Tan.
Recording information: 2nd Floor Studios; Germano Studios, New York, NY; Roc The Mic Studios, New York, NY; Silent Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA; The Boom Boom Room, Burbank, CA; The Record Plant, Los Angeles, CA; Triangle Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA; Zac Digital, Atlanta, GA.
Photographer: Anthony Mandler.
Stronger with Each Tear's first four songs are decorated like NASCAR vehicles, with IDs from the Runners and Akon, Rodney Jerkins, Ryan Leslie, Stereotypes, and T.I. all heard before the voice of Mary J. Blige enters the mix. Sound logos and gratuitous self-serving plugs from producers and guest MCs are nothing new in mainstream R&B, but when an album by Mary J. Blige is dominated by them, in such an extended succession, a longtime follower's minor irritation has the potential to turn to low-level rage. And while it is also understandable that the appearance of 2009 breakout star Drake on "The One" will help boost sales, the disparity is glaring; the MC was five years old when What's the 411? was released. Trey Songz, featured on another track, wasn't much older. Even when factoring these matters, Stronger with Each Tear is a very good Blige album, if not a classic. One of her briefest sets, it is tremendously (almost studiously) balanced between all the ground she has covered so well before. That's no criticism, though, since most of the songs are easily memorable and display so much range. Those who detest "The One" on principle, for its use of Auto-Tune, need only to forward to the album's final song, a quiet and sparse throwback (to 40-plus years ago) production from Raphael Saadiq in which Blige professes new love to chilling effect. ~ Andy Kellman

Date Released
2009-12-21
Audio Format
PCM Audio
Studio / Live
Studio
Discs
1
Video Disabled
0
Warranty
Limited (6 months)
Performer
Mary J. Blige
Producer
Kendu Isaacs
Packaged weight
99.79 g
Artists
  1. Blige, Mary J.
Duration
48m 23s
Engineer
Mikkel S. Eriksen; Andrew Wuepper; Pat Dillett; Aubry "Big Juice" Delaine; Carlos Oyanedel; Brian "B-Luv" Thomas; Mike "Handz" Donaldson; Allen Sides; Pat Thrall; Sam Thomas; Tony Mardini; The Stereotypes; Damien Lewis; Tal Herzberg
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