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Beautiful Surprise

TamiaAudio CD
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews)

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listen  6. Is It Over Yet 3:58$1.29  Buy MP3 
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listen  8. Him 4:04$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  9. Still Love You 3:21$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen10. Because of You 4:21$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen11. Still 4:07$1.29  Buy MP3 


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  • Audio CD (August 28, 2012)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Plus One Music Group
  • ASIN: B008BSM20Y
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #18,941 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Editorial Reviews

R&B singer and Six-time Grammy nominated performer Tamia Hill began honing her stellar voice when she was still a child growing-up in Canada. Living near the
boogie down city of Detroit, the then-budding talent was musical history through its deep gospel tradition and booming Motown sound. From her brilliant debut single You Put a Move on My Heart, produced by Quincy Jones in 1994, to her more recent song cycle, Tamia possesses both a hypnotic charm and timeless voice. In her accomplished career, Tamia has collaborated with a diverse roster of artists including Babyface, Barry White, Missy Elliott, Rodney Darkchild
Jerkins, Gladys Knight, Eric Benet and Gerald Levert; in 2003, she recorded the #4 Billboard Hot 100 Chart hit studio album Beautiful Surprise, the singer aurally explores various genres of music, blending her special passion with each style and making them her own.

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18 of 19 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Must Buy Album August 28, 2012
Format:Audio CD
WOW Mrs. Tamia Hill has done it again; She's given the world real RnB that everyone can be proud of with the album Beautiful Surprise. This album is truly the blue print for RnB albums. It has smooth but strong ballads such as Love I'm Yours and Still Love You that can save radio stations from continuously playing low quality songs. Of course the album has songs that make you want to stop and grab the nearest person to you for a dance and listening to Him and Believe in Love makes me want to do just that. Effortlessly, the album sneaks in 2 country songs, Is It Over Yet and the remake of the 2004 classic Still. These tracks alone will make any listener a fan of country music; as Claude Kelly says, "Country and RnB music are like cousins" :)). Amazingly, the Beautiful Surprise album has given us what many RnB singers have moved away from and that's gospel. With the track Because of You, Tamia let's her fans know that the industry hasn't taken away her faith as she gives thanks to God for always lifting her up and getting her through hard times. Thus, this album truly is a must buy for all music lovers! Every song on this album is strong enough to stand on its own as a single; there's no album fillers on this baby! I've been a fan of Mrs. hill since I was 9 years old when she came out with the song You Put A Move On My Heart and I can honestly say she has never disappointed me with her music. This album is a work of art that deserves to win numerous awards. Now stop contemplating and Buy The Album!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great R&B CD! August 28, 2012
By Calvin
Format:Audio CD
I've been waiting for Tamia to release this album. I must say that I am very satisfied with this album. I haven't heard such a good R&B album in a while. She brings it back to the basics. Highly recommend this album to any R&B or Tamia fan. Great album!
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars talent wasted October 12, 2012
Format:Audio CD
Tamia can truly sing and is very talented however after " you put a move on my heart" she hasn't gotten any memorable material to remind folks of her talents properly. the good news is that she still sounds strong and lively, the other side of that coin, its the usual heavy on the ballads and lite on the goods. nothing here really stands out at all. unless she ever gets the right material for her talent, i can see her on these award shows as a tribute act or used to sing hooks and she deserves better than that as a artist.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars the work of tamia January 12, 2013
By Queen B
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
i like al of her music in fact i liked this whole cd but she have done better so this cd is okay
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4.0 out of 5 stars A Beautiful Surprise September 21, 2012
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Tamia is extremely talented, this CD is very smooth and easy on the ears. It is almost as if she can relate to the listener and is singing both about them and to them.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Not what we've come to expect January 20, 2014
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
Was rather disappointed with this album as it wasn't what we've come to expect from Tamia. There weren't many songs where you would keep it on repeat.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Just what I expected October 31, 2013
By pdb
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
I have always enjoyed Tamia, however never really enjoyed an entire album. This was a wonderful surprise. A great purchase for me.
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I have been a fan of Tamia's since she started working with Quincy Jones. Real singer, real R&B, love the CD. Would purchase from the Seller in the future.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
2.0 out of 5 stars So disappointed
There are a few songs on her that I really liked but overall the cd was quite frankly boring. I really wanted this to be great because I like Tamia but boy was I disappointed.
Published 6 months ago by Lady C
5.0 out of 5 stars Love It
I love this album and am beyond happy that I made the purchase. Tamia is one of my favorite singers and have all of her albums.
Published 6 months ago by Pen Name
5.0 out of 5 stars Tamia
I will always be a fan of Tamia. She has a wonderful range and beautiful voice. You can feel what she is singing about in every note. I will continue to buy from this artist.
Published 7 months ago by Latonnia Tolson
5.0 out of 5 stars Underrated
Tamia is one of the most underrated artists in the industry. What I love and respect about her is the fact that she sings WHAT SHE WANTS TO SING. Read more
Published 7 months ago by Parks
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Cd EVER
I love this cd soooooo much .I play this cd everyday .TAMIA poured her heart and soul into these songs
Published 8 months ago by msworld
1.0 out of 5 stars So much potential ..................................
Tamia has a voice to die for but does not seem to have any understanding of light and shade. "Still Love You" is painful to hear. And "Because Of You" is not much better. Read more
Published 8 months ago by MovieMusic
4.0 out of 5 stars Tamia Beautiful Surprise made a lot of sense
Give Me You! I am so experience that song right now with my male friend.
I told him I am going to have you listen to this song because this is what I have been saying to you,... Read more
Published 9 months ago by Kia Burch
5.0 out of 5 stars Very Strong & Soulful
I Highly recommend this album, I heard an interview on xm radio with Tamia & her touring band, they sang and played live!!! I was so impressed with Tamia’s skills & range. Read more
Published 9 months ago by Troy
3.0 out of 5 stars smadcar52
I only liked about 3 tracks on this cd....didn't really care that much for the music. It's okay but just didn't move me.
Published 9 months ago by smadcar52
5.0 out of 5 stars Great CD
I have been listening to Tamia for years, but this CD is definitely showing how she has matured. The Whole CD was great!
Published 9 months ago by Anji
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