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Pop, Pop/Rock and R&B music that U should own (or borrow).

Adrian
The list author says: "I'm Adrian. I'm also obsessed with Pop, Pop-Rock, Alternative, R&B and Soul-infused Music. If my mp3 player isn't charging then I'm listening to it. Every day.

I guess that's it for now. =^D"
Southern Hummingbird
Southern Hummingbird
"My first album with a truly depressed optimist. I believe Nelly Furtado was the second. See "Te Busque" (2006). Heaven, My Place, Complain and Boogie 2Nite uplift, while the intro and Drunk make you sink low, into a comfortably-numb feeling. One of the first CDs I ever ordered. It was BMG-style. Ashanti, Filter and and others accompanied. 4.3(+) stars."
Room for Squares
Room for Squares
"Anyone who is anybody should own this wonderful album. From start to finish it is quite soothing, reminisces back on old love and times, soul-searches and calms You down after a hectic day at work or wherever You go during the days. 4.2 stars."
Heavier Things
Heavier Things
"Just short of amazing. Daughters is great, Bigger Than My Body, inspiring and uplifting and Come Back To Bed slow and sultry. 4.5 stars."
Morning View
Morning View
"Brandon Boyd's a total hottie W/ a unique voice for rock. This was the first CD by Incubus that I owned. Heavy guitar riffs for pop music and interesting lyrics. 4 stars."
Butterfly
Butterfly
"Not a bad track in sight! She had a taste with Long Ago and Melt Away, but Mariah went all out, R&B here. If it's not that, it's a ballad, or a pop uptempo (Honey, Fly Away Reprise). 4.25 stars."
Harmonium [Enhanced CD]
Harmonium [Enhanced CD]
"Dark, miserly, complicated and complex. But strangely, there's still a glimpse of hope left for her.. 4.5 stars."
Folklore
Folklore
"Honest, heart-warming, eclectic and worth checking out. Shows off Nelly as a great, realistic singer-songwriter. It's a grower (grows on you over time). 4.3 stars."
Daydream
Daydream
"My favorite artist by far. Beyond what I can say, in words. Mariah has been one of the most melancholic optimists I've ever heard. I may stick to mainstream, but she had something BIG, pre-Charmbracelet era. 5 stars and beyond!"
Whoa, Nelly!
Whoa, Nelly!
"Party, Well Well, Turn Off The Light and Legend. Uplifting cause Nelly is so down. Through it all, she stays real and true to herself which is hella important to catch my eye most of the time. 4.1 stars."
A Beautiful World
A Beautiful World
"Robin Thicke has a gift and has some decent singer-songwriting skills. 4.2 stars."
Heroes & Thieves
Heroes & Thieves
"Less complex than Harmonium. The focus is much more story-oriented mid-tempos, and eye-openers into V's life from Harmonium ('04) and beyond! Had a hard time confessing that this album was better than her last. It took weeks upon weeks upon weeks for it all to connect. 4 stars."
Carnival Ride
Carnival Ride
"Not a big country fan but this hits the spot! Amazing standouts are I Know You Won't, You Won't Find This, the production on Let's Get Out Of This Town, Last Name & Twisted. 4.2 stars."
Full Moon
Full Moon
"Her most mature and second best album. Very honest and it really feels like Brandy this time around. Vulnerable, hurt but optimism comes to mind when I think of this. 4.2(+) stars."
B'Day
B'Day
"A very strong, uplifting and women-empowering release. 4 stars."
Music Box
Music Box
"This CD contains one of my favorite Mariah Carey tracks EVER: Dreamlover (1993). Anytime You Need A Friend, Hero and the cute ditty Now That I Know. Otherwise, somewhat standard fare. 4 stars."
Loose
Loose
"KILLER PRODUCTION!!!! Beats of 2006 award, where are you? Te Busque, Promiscuous, Showtime, In God's Hands and Wait For You will throw your for loops! 4.1 stars."
A Crow Left of the Murder
A Crow Left of the Murder
"This is actually my favorite from one of my favorite bands. It's a shade darker, a bit more complex and contains some eclectic production and the writing is almost as great as what Morning View showed. 4.3 stars."
Van Hunt
Van Hunt
"Godly when it comes to R&B accompanied by guitar. He comes off as desperate for hope and a future, but honesty leaks and paints a descriptive picture. A must-hear if you like this type. 4.4 stars."
Breakaway
Breakaway
"Wow. This record is amazing. It also contains a LOT more angst than the first record. 4.5 stars."
My December
My December
"You get a sense of longing and sadness. Heartbreak is also at the forefront while the pain-filled, yet super-pleasant vocals aren't far behind. L-O-V-E-L-Y. 4.25(+) stars. P.S. Fading should have been a U.S. released track too."
Late Registration
Late Registration
"Kanye Omari West is at his most creative here. It also possesses a slight dark and sad element to it. 4 stars. P.S. Rest in Peace Dande West. <3"
My Love Is Your Love
My Love Is Your Love
"It's Not Right, But It's Okay When You Believe Heartbreak Hotel If I Told You That Until You Come Back 4 stars."
Beautiful Soul
Beautiful Soul
"He's cute as all get out and a decent pop debut. His much more rock-oriented (and better in spades) second effort came in 2 years. 3.6 stars."
Continuum
Continuum
"Soulful. Bluesy. Different. Soothing. Truth. Spills. Out. Modern. Pop. Genius. 4.4 stars."
Songs About Jane
Songs About Jane
"Sexy vocals. Soulful, bluesy rock. They won't EVER make another album that's as gold as this. This Love, She Will Be Loved, Tangled, Rag Doll (Import Version), Through With You, Not Coming Home and Secret are ALL great standouts! 4.4 stars."
J.E. Heartbreak
J.E. Heartbreak
"This is the best male-oriented R&B/Pop CD that I just jam out to. Lovely ballads, one uptempo and mid-tempos that fill your soul to the brim. 4.5 stars."
Autobiography
Autobiography
"Pop-Rock music at its most catchy and infectiousness. Sure, the voice needs a LOTTA work but she writes guilty pleasures. Should've been album of the year back in '04. 4.3 stars."
Parachutes
Parachutes
"So mellow you won't know what to do with yourself. May take a few listens to love as much as I. Took me a while to actually hear what they were saying. All the songs blended before. 4.5 stars."
The Beautiful Letdown
The Beautiful Letdown
"This CD is very moving. Considering the state of real rock music or even pop-rock these days, this is a breath of fresh air from my POV. A few ballads but mostly mid-tempos. And while Jon Foreman doesn't have the greatest range, his voice is unique, and not trying to be trendy. Highlights are The Beautiful Letdown, Dare You To Move, Gone, On Fire & More Than Fine (in order). 4.3 stars."
The Emancipation of Mimi
The Emancipation of Mimi
"Hot CD. Classy cover. The Platinum edition is the one to get though for the extra songs. We Belong Together, Shake It Off, Mine Again, Get Your Number and Your Girl. 4.2 stars."
The Emancipation of Mimi - Platinum Edition
The Emancipation of Mimi - Platinum Edition
"Same as the original, with 4 new songs. Say Something, One And Only, Fly Like A Bird, Don't Forget About Us and We Belong Together (Remix). 4.4 stars."
Some Hearts
Some Hearts
"The CD that truly got me into country-pop. Especially females. Sure, Shania got me slightly interested but this was the first one that I owned. Standouts: I Can't Live A Lie, Before He Cheats, Starts With Goodbye, Jesus Take The Wheel and The Night Before (Life Goes On)... 4.1 stars."
X&Y
X&Y
"An uplifting blur. That's what it may seem like at first. I almost hated it on my first 3 or so listens. But then I bought it because I liked a few samples here and then it grew and grew on me. Instead of hating most of it, i started to like. Biggest standouts: X&Y & Fix You 4 stars."
Lost Souls
Lost Souls
"Very unique production and a melancholy voice. Some instrumental tracks. 4.3 stars."