The return of Des'ree

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  1. Iguana

    Iguana One two CHA CHA CHA

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    Life oh life
     
  2. ButterTart

    ButterTart Welcome to die

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    I forgot about What's Your Sign! BANGOH.
     
  3. lolly

    lolly Rowena? From Kuwait?

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    Doo doo doo doooo
     
  4. Diddy

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    I love Des’ree. Bloody gays never let me like anything unless I say it’s ironic
     
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  5. Ag

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    To be fair you can be as IRONIC as you ALL WISH, but she had SOME decent songs. Impromptu top 5:

    1. You Gotta Be
    2. Kissing You
    3. Delicate
    4. Crazy Maze
    5. Feel So High
     
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  6. Ag

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    Although the well is pretty shallow beyond those. Obviously Life and What's Your Sign, but they go BEYOND PARODY.
     
  7. Shirley

    Shirley BIG-HEARTED BUNNY

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    Feel So High was GRAND. The rest LESS SO
     
  8. Ag

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    I quick BROWSE through her back catalogue shows she includes Feel So High on THREE ALBUMS.

    Where Des'ree leads, Britney follows.
     
  9. lolly

    lolly Rowena? From Kuwait?

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    Feel So High is a bit MUMBLY for me
     
  10. Sheena

    Sheena MAKE IT QUICK, LUCILLE!

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    EXACTLY this. I bought "Feel So High" the first time around because it was so good but then nothing beyond that.

    "Life" is fucking APPALLING and "You Gotta Be" had any life drained out of it by the time of its fourteenth release.
     
  11. Rita

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    IS THIS REAL?? :bin::thisthreadisshit:
     
  12. KindaCool

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    She's the undisputed queen of supermarket anthems.

    Des'ree forum plz
     
  13. Sheena

    Sheena MAKE IT QUICK, LUCILLE!

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    Oh HOLD ON, I love "Delicate" too, but that's more TERENCE TRENT D'ARBY than her...
     
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  14. Shirley

    Shirley BIG-HEARTED BUNNY

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    Well YES
     
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  15. cwej

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    The outro does have these pretty perfect Des'ree lyrics:

    I believe in you, every day, every day,
    I believe in you, every way, every way,
    I believe in you, yes I do, yes I do,
    I believe, I believe in you

    Ivor Novello is shaking in his coffin.
     
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    I hate the outro of Hey Jude. Just nananananana for 4 minutes
     
  17. cwej

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    I love Des'ree by the way. :D
     
  18. KindaCool

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    The second single better be a club banger
     
  19. Ag

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    She's double pregnant!

     
  20. Iguana

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    I am ONE track in to the album and say far it's giving me LIFE OH LIFE OH LIFE OH LIFE DOO DOO DOO DOO
     
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  21. FetchFugly

    FetchFugly closing in again

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    Well that album cover is quite a looker.
     
  22. Iguana

    Iguana One two CHA CHA CHA

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    What the fuck IS it? An electric heart? A metallic slug? The remnants of Des'ree's career?
     
  23. cwej

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    The album is really dull.

    I quite like 'Nothing I Can Do'. That's it.
     
  24. VoR

    VoR Forever in our hearts #Justice4Barb

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    Has she done any promo for this whatsoever?
     
  25. jivafox

    jivafox Stay sexy don’t get murdered

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    “You Gotta Be” is the promo.
     
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  26. Halli

    Halli sippin' champagne from a paper cup

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    She'd rather have piece of toast than sell her soul to BBC breakfast for promo
     
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  27. Iguana

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    Although she'd quite happily watch the evening news.
     
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    Michael Ball is also the promo.
     
  29. Iguana

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    The album's actually really lovely. Nothing groundbreaking OBVIOUSLY but a very pleasant listen.

    I didn't hear any massive lyrical bombs although there's something about Year 9 poetry homework about:

     
  30. Iguana

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    Rhyming 'out' with 'out' a particular triumph
     
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  31. lolly

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    I think Year 9 is pushing it
     
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  32. Iguana

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    Maybe age 9
     

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