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Melanie Fiona does amazing cover of Whitney Houston’s “One Moment In Time”

What is Melanie Fiona blabbing about when she said “One Moment In Time” is “…a forgotten gem from [Whitney's] catalogue.” No one ever forgot it and it’s a pretty well-known song in all karaoke bars across the world. “Love Is A Contact Sport” – now, that’s a forgotten gem! Maybe she should cover that one!

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Video Premiere: “Wrong Side Of A Love Song” by Melanie Fiona

We loved Melanie Fiona when she first came out. In fact, “Monday Morning” is one of our favorite tracks of this decade. But, her sophomore album The MF Life did not rock our boat. It was too MOR R&B as demonstrated by this lackluster ballad. If you are going to release a ballad, make sure its stellar because it won’t stick that easily.  Continue reading

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Video Premiere: “Change The Record” by Melanie Fiona featuring B.o.B

Melanie Fiona is a victim of the very painful sophomore slump. This is why we really didn’t give her last album, The MF Life, enough coverage. Yes, its not that great and this is a testament to it. If this song is a single for the album, then what do you expect the other tracks to be life. We hate to see here disappear along with all the Canadian R&B girls like Deborah Cox and Tamia, who could have made it but misstepped.

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albums 2012 best

Exclusive: LOFT965.com’s 100 Best Albums of 2012!

albums 2012 best

  1. We Dance – Erik Hassle
  2. Home Again – Michael Kiwanuka
  3. The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do – Fiona Apple
  4. Born To Die – Lana Del Rey
  5. King Con – Alex Winston
  6. Which Side Are You On?- Ani DiFranco
  7. MDNA – Madonna
  8. Yuna – Yuna
  9. Human Condition: Doleo -Wynter Gordon
  10. Havoc & Bright Lights – Alanis Morissette
  11. Magic Hour – Scissor Sisters
  12. Young & Old – Tennis
  13. The Remedy – Karima Francis
  14. Is Your Love Big Enough? – Lianne La Havas
  15. Inside The Box – Sabrina Starke
  16. Devotion – Jessie Ware
  17. Return To Paradise – Sam Sparro
  18. Two Eleven – Brandy
  19. The Absence – Melody Gardot
  20. Good Morning To The Night – Elton John V. Pnau Continue reading