Tamar Braxton, ‘Calling All Lovers’ – Review (Short Take)


Braxton Shows Off Mad Pipes Throughout ‘Calling All Lovers’  Tamar Braxton • Calling All Lovers • Epic • Release Date: October 2, 2015 Let’s keep this one short and sweet – Tamar Braxton steps up her game on her third LP Calling All Lovers. The once delayed album is quite impressive and goes to show…

Prince, ‘HitNRun Phase One’ – Short Take Review


Prince’s Eccentricity Lives On Via ‘HitNRun’ Despite Imperfections Prince • HitNRun Phase One • NPG • Release Date: September 14, 2015 Ah, the return of “The Purple One.” These days, Prince doesn’t seem too concerned about a fancy rollout of new material. Then again, who does seem to care about intensive promo? Because of a…

Jill Scott, Woman [Short Take Review]


Jill Scott’s Best Attribute Continues To Work Splendidly For Her – Her Pipes   Jill Scott • Woman • Atlantic • US Release Date: July 24, 2015 Once an artist reaches to certain album number, doesn’t it seem like there’s less anticipation or outright excitement? Sad that may be, but that’s sort of the case…