Many people have their opinions about Nelly Furtado’s new album. We, on the other hand, saw it coming since she embarked on her journey to record Loose. Although Loose gave Nelly Furtado’s career a second boost it needed to catapult the singers career on the map, this brand of radio-pop is not what makes Nelly Furtado the artist that she is. True, her collaborations with big time producers saved her from delving into oblivion, but now is the time to bring back the old Nelly Furtado – the one that rose on Whoa Nelly! and amused on Folklore.
This track, “Bucket List,” is reminiscent of those days. It’s catchy, lyrically meaningful and melodically wondrous. It’s midtempo at its bess with an acoustic feel and beautiful utilization of a number of instrument. But, the highlight of it all is the sing-along chorus. We hope she picks this as the fourth single from The Spirit Indestructible. Continue reading