Recommended music: Utada – This Is The One

May 20, 2009

The third English studio album by Japanese superstar, Utada is possibly her best yet and lives up to the title. This really Is The One!



One of my favourite albums in a long time and one that you can not only listen to completely from start to finish but also keep on repeat. When artists try to make it big in The States their efforts are often compared to similar stars and there is always extra scrutiny and pressure on them because of the fact that they are a star in another country and suddenly starting from scratch, but this is not just a decent performance by a non-American, but an actual great album in it’s own right regardless of the previous success in Japan. Read the rest of this entry »