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Description: J J M.I.A.'s debut record is both intensely urban and aggressively modern. The group's sole member, Maya Arul, infuses her blend of hip-hop and chunky electro with raw, tribal overtones and a healthy dose of sex appeal. There are elements of world music here, in Arul's multilingual vocal as well as the tonal shifts and instrumentation (like the drone that opens up "Hombre"). Her delivery uses a variety of yelps and tics full of street-wise confidence and bratty energy. But there's also an appealing melodic sense, like early Neneh Cherry or Miss Kitten when she's not in diva mode. M.I.A. doesn't really sound like anyb ... (more)
Manufacturer: Interscope Records
Release date: 17 May 2005
EAN: 0602498826515 UPC: 602498826515
Tags: Rap (1), Grime (1)
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2,002 Albums to Listen to Before Death... (2003 music items)

"ARULAR (2005) M.I.A. Review coming soon... FAV TRACKS: "Amazon"; "Bucky Done Gun"; "M.I.A."; "Pull Up the People"; "Sunshowers"; "10 Dollar"; "Hombre"; "Galang"; "Bingo"; "Fire Fire" "


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