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Album Review: Kindred the Family Soul “A Couple Friends”

Album Review: Kindred the Family Soul “A Couple Friends”

Edward Bowser June 9, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Why do y’all keep running to Steve Harvey n’ dem for relationship advice? Kindred the Family Soul has been dropping jewels for over a decade now. They’re the face

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Album Review: Kelly Price “Sing, Pray, Love, Vol. 1: Sing (4 stars out of 5)”

Album Review: Kelly Price “Sing, Pray, Love, Vol. 1: Sing (4 stars out of 5)”

Edward Bowser May 29, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com The next time one of you trivia buffs winds up on “Jeopardy!,” let me hook you up with $1000 question: This 1998 release is the favorite album of the

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Album Review: Shaliek “Blood Sweat Tears”

Album Review: Shaliek “Blood Sweat Tears”

Edward Bowser May 27, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Half of y’all reading this review have given me grief over the years for being an old man trapped in a young man’s body. Yeah, I’d rather drop stacks

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Album Review: Michael Jackson, Xscape (4 stars out of 5)

Album Review: Michael Jackson, Xscape (4 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser May 9, 2014 2

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com It takes a big man to admit when he’s wrong, so watch me make moves like The Hulk. When word leaked a few weeks ago that another posthumous Michael

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Album Review: Kelis, Food (3.5 stars out of 5)

Album Review: Kelis, Food (3.5 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser April 17, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com I’ll be honest with y’all, I had my doubts about Kelis’ sixth album, Food. Kelis has spent the last few years honing her culinary skills – graduating from Le

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Album Review: Ledisi, The Truth (4 stars out of 5)

Album Review: Ledisi, The Truth (4 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser March 11, 2014 1

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com The truth is often a bitter pill to swallow but R&B powerhouse Ledisi makes it a lot easier to digest. The music veteran’s seventh album, The Truth, is pretty

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Album Review: Pharrell Williams, G I R L (4 stars out of 5)

Album Review: Pharrell Williams, G I R L (4 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser February 26, 2014 2

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Timing is everything. After systematically dominating multiple genres in 2013, Pharrell Williams’ time is now. Unless you spent the last 12 months in a coma, you’ve witnessed Skateboard P

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Album Review: Noel Gourdin, “City Heart, Southern Soul” (4 stars out of 5)

Album Review: Noel Gourdin, “City Heart, Southern Soul” (4 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser February 17, 2014 1

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Most of you reading this already know that I’m an old school kind of brother. I like my rappers without skinny jeans and nose rings. I like my cars

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Album Review: Toni Braxton & Babyface, “Love, Marriage & Divorce” (4 Stars out of 5)

Album Review: Toni Braxton & Babyface, “Love, Marriage & Divorce” (4 Stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser February 4, 2014 3

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Before we begin, let’s set aside a few moments for some real talk from your boy Edd. If your first R&B album was Beyonce’s B’Day, you might not relate

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Album Review: J. Holiday, “Guilty Conscience” (4 stars out of 5)

Album Review: J. Holiday, “Guilty Conscience” (4 stars out of 5)

Edward Bowser January 29, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Back in 2007, when R&B crooner J. Holiday dropped his debut album, his career was filled with promise. Even my wife, who can’t stomach most R&B produced this millennium,

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