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Macy Gray: Outlandish, outrageous and utterly original

The High Priestess of Freak is looking suspiciously like a Volvo Driving Soccer Mom. Dressed in a denim shirt, track pants and running shoes, with only a white, fun-fur cowboy hat hinting at her outlandish style, Macy Gray arrives at a studio in Burbank, California for a rehearsal with her seven-piece band. She’s late and her group has already run through most her repertoire. But the singer doesn’t seem the least bit concerned. Instead, Gray plonks herself down on a couch, curls her long, lanky frame up at one end of it and hides beneath the wide brim of her hat, nodding occasionally along to the music. She seems bored or at least tired—which would be entirely understandable, given that she’...
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Michael Jackson - Xscape

After the King of Pop died in 2009, his record company rushed to cash in on his legacy. Now, in the hands of top producers like Timbaland, Michael’s talent gets the respectful treatment it deserves. Xscape features unreleased songs recorded between 1983 and 1999 and provides them in original demo form and newly produced versions. Highlights include the soulful “Loving You” and the joyous “Love Never Felt So Good,” which also comes as a giddy posthumous duet between Michael and Justin Timberlake. Outtakes never sounded so good.
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