The Element of Freedom

The Element of Freedom

Music CD - 2009
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Publisher: [S.l.] : RCA Records, 2009
Characteristics: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Beyoncé 1981-- Performer


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Nov 19, 2018

Here, our Alicia lays out the challenge: Who can sing moronic bimbo songs better – me or the (even more) cretinous BEYONCE? As per usual, AK’s nasal yowl fights with juvenile sensibilities and one-finger piano stylings to turn your brain into mush. Standard scenario: Why I am so stoopid to luv yew!!!
Beats me. (D+) (original 2013)

Sep 14, 2018

This studio album was released in 2009 by J Records, and features many new soul music and pop songs. Alicia Keys has an amazing voice that no one can deny, but I do think that she sometimes sings songs that don’t fully compliment her voice. My favourite songs off of this album are If I Ain’t Got You (live), Love is Blind, and Distance and Time. I personally think that the song If I Ain’t Got You (Live) wonderfully shows off her singing abilities. I would rate this album 4/5 stars and recommend it to those who like mesmerizing voices within catchy pop songs.
- @The_Reviewer of the Hamilton Public Library Teen Review Board

May 08, 2014

I quite admire Alicia Keys. I've grown up with her. I think she's incredibly smart, talented, and amazing. But Unthinkable kills me. I'm in love with that song.

hello i hope that you do read this could you get beyonce newest album ever please can you it came out not too long ago it came out on december 20 on a friday so i do i mean i do hope that you'll get this when you'll read it soon .

Jean-Pierre Lebel
Aug 09, 2012

Ever since Alicia Keys put out her first album at the age of 18, I've admired her. When I read the song titles what pops into my head is 'Celine Dion'. Love song after love song. How many different ways can you say that you love someone, long for them, miss them? Apparently thousands of ways exist since there are so many love songs in existence. I think this album could really have stood for some more lyrical variety and a few more contributors. It is a nice and safe recording, but don't expect to be blown away like with 'Songs in A Minor'.

Dec 04, 2011

"Doesn't Mean Anything" is the only song I liked. Its not wonderful its not horrible its just okay.

QueenDuafe May 09, 2011

I was quite disappointed with the quality and depth of this music. Alicia has released some really good music, but there was only one song to my liking on the entire CD. That was the single! Could not play all the way through.

Feb 26, 2011

I love this album!! This is probably Alicia Key's best album so far!! I like how her songs are sentimental and rich with a soulful feeling. My favourite's are "Doesn't Mean Anything", "Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart" and "Empire State of Mind (part II broken down).

Aug 27, 2010

This album is really impressive. Alicia is undoubtedly an incredbily talented musical genius!!! My favorite tracks on this album are "Wait till u see my smile" & "Empire State of the Mind (Part 2) Broken Down". Love it!!!

kantoni Jan 29, 2010

I really like Empire State of Mind Part II. It's a nice take on the song, slowed down and without Jay-Z.

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