The sooner JoJo is out of these shackles, the sooner she’ll be able to sign elsewhere, record the greatest damn pop album of the decade and start stacking Grammys.
Just…going to…leave this. Here. Something. To think about.
This album is ten (!!!) years old. Probably as good a time as any to share your thoughts. Y’know, for old time’s sake*.
*Don’t front! You and everyone you knew owned it.
At the beginning of April when Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” debuted, I consulted with my sound engineer friend, who is a devout fan of pop music, to see what he thought of the song that seemed poised to capture the ‘Summer Anthem’ position at that point in time. This was his response:
Your music is mass-manufactured just for you!
When one of the best voices in music goes for something interesting, you can bet the result will be worthwhile. Check out Dallas Green and Kimbra's latest on Spotify and then tell your friends about them (here and here, respectively).