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Old 06-13-2005, 02:05 PM   #21
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Default Re: Which Roots album is your favorite?

Originally Posted by Digi Stance
things fall apart is the closest theyve come to pop

didn't it win a grammy?
Things Fall Apart was big b/c of their single "You Got Me" featuring Badu. I think that single won a grammy....but becoming pop(ular) b/c of quality and "sounding" pop(ular) is a whole different thing. "Things..." dosen't sound pop: i.e. Step into the Realm, Dynamite!, Adreneline, 100% Dundee, ect.... "You Got Me" was a slow song w/Badu singing the chorus but it didn't sound pop. The Next Movement didn't sound pop to me, either.
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