Review: Zedd Delivers Pleasant Sophomore Album With ‘True Colors’


Zedd • True Colors • Interscope • US Release Date: May 18, 2015 Cutting straight to the chase, Zedd’s sophomore album True Colors is an enjoyable, pleasant listening experience. The pleasantry that it is, that characterization alone doesn’t necessarily make True Colors particularly distinctive per se; many songs run into one another. That isn’t to…

Ranking Ciara’s Albums from 2004 – 2015


In May 2015, pop-oriented contemporary R&B artist Ciara dropped her sixth studio album Jackie. The release of Jackie marks represents 11 years in the game, more than some R&B artists can boast of as of late. Though she is known most for her singles/records as opposed to being a dynamic vocalist with truly memorable albums,…

Summing Up J. Lo’s ‘A.K.A.’


Jennifer Lopez • A.K.A. • Capitol • US Release Date: June 17, 2014 “Just want you to know my name by the time we exit / wanna feel like I’m brand new.” Ooh la la – J. Lo, we already know your name, girl! After a three-year hiatus, Jennifer Lopez returns fiercely with new studio…

Ranking Beyoncé’s Five Studio Albums


Beyoncé shocked the world with the surprise release of Beyoncé, her fifth album, released sans single or buzz to promote it.  Regardless of the unorthodox release, Beyoncé has become one of pop culture’s biggest presences.  Because of the following Mrs. Carter sports, everything that she does or says draws attention.  Unsurprisingly last I checked, Beyoncé’s…

Review: Britney Spears, ‘Britney Jean’


More mature Britney Jean is a mixed blessing of sorts…  Britney Spears⎪ Britney Jean⎪ RCA⎪⎪ US Release Date: December 03, 2013 Let’s just cut right to the chase people! Britney Jean is different from previous Britney Spears albums, period.  While Britney Jean still possesses some of the suggestiveness that typically characterizes Britney Spears (“Work B**ch”…

Review: Lady Gaga, ‘ARTPOP’


Gaga remains ‘eccentric’, goes über-risqué on Artpop  Lady Gaga⎪ ARTPOP ⎪ Interscope ⎪⎪ US Release Date: November 11, 2013 Lady Gaga can be likened to CBS’s reality television show Big Brother in one regard in particular: “expect the unexpected”.  Just when you think the pop/dance artist has topped her eccentricities and set that bar to…

3 Songs From Each Album That Make Me ‘Gaga’ For Lady Gaga


One artist that is irresistibly delicious to follow is Lady Gaga. I’ll be the first to tell you, I’m pretty ‘gaga’ for Gaga. Why you ask? Because you never know what Stefani Germanotta is going to do – she go cray cray!  She definitely beats to her own drummer on her own, well, universe.  That…