Craig D. Lindsey
7 years ago
Earlier this year, the silver-anniversary re-release of Michael Jackson's Thriller — a souped-up, repackaged remembrance of the nine tracks of pop/soul perfection that the tree-climbing, surgical-mask-wearing, yeah-it's-okay-to-sleep-with-ki...
10 years ago
Everyone knows all of Usher's Confessions by now; everyone went to see Prince play "1999" for the very last time. Everyone knows all about Lil Jon and his penchant for hollering "Yayy-uuhhh!" With everyone paying attention to these superstars, a l...
13 years ago
There are a couple of things stopping U.S. audiences from realizing that World Outside My Window, the debut album from soul singer Glenn Lewis, is one of the more brilliant, satisfying R&B albums of the past year. For starters, Lewis hails from To...
17 years ago
Various Artists Good Will Hunting (Capitol Records) Most movie soundtrack albums function more as marketing ploys than coherent musical statements. Songs are either tagged on as blatant record-company favors or used to sell a piece of Hollywood ha...
18 years ago
Janet Jackson The Velvet Rope (Virgin) Mariah Carey Butterfly (Columbia) Is it mere coincidence that two of pop music's most angelic, transcendent songstresses both have a new release in the stores -- which, by the way, both proclaim to be their m...