In Brief: A melodically rich, thrillingly nostalgic, and bizarrely eclectic concoction of an album that, though imperfect in both of its forms, marks a formidable debut for a promising young artist.
In Brief: I’m slightly embarrassed to admit this, but twenty years later, Heart in Motion still holds up as a reasonably solid pop record with the occasional deeper thought.
In Brief: Despite a few flaws and some songs that underperform, Falling Forward still stands out as Becker’s most mature and meaningful album.
Artist: Katy Perry
Album: One of the Boys
In Brief: It’s an interesting piece of unintentional social commentary, particularly as far as gender issues are concerned. But as music, well, let’s just say it “likes penis”.