Posts Tagged: latent mental illness
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The Miscellaneous Genius of Jason Derulo

For an album with at least five potential hit singles, Jason Derulo's Talk Dirty is staggeringly weird. Its cartoonishly raunchy titular song, for example, is structured around a klezmer alto sax line sampled from a band called Balkan Beat Box. Two tracks later is the ultra-sweet pop anthem "Trumpets," which sounds like a Glee cover of itself, and which also maintains the album's forceful but basically unintelligible sense of sex: Is it weird that your ass Remind me of a Kanye West song?

Is it weird that I hear Trumpets when you’re turning me on? Turning me on Is it weird that your bra Remind me of a [...]