Jake Dieffenbach stops by to discuss his latest album and his life as a deaf heavy metal singer. Explore music. Get fresh music recommendations delivered to your inbox every Friday. Cows, Bugs and Aardvarks by James Hersch. Jennifer Matysik. Purchasable with gift card. Aardvarks Are Our Friends It Starts With An "A" Album) Parked In My Driveway Down the Trail Going down the trail Tell me what we'll see maybe a blue jay high In a maple tree Smell the prairie grass hear the river run Going down the trail Where we learn for fun See the old dead tree Standing all alone Where the birds and the bees Find a sheltered home We can touch the earth Maybe plant a seed Follow nature's path Wherever it may lead We can sing a song Play a nature game We can find a bird That says it's name Genevieve Paper Route Johnny was the quarterback, he lived just down the block Every Saturday he would be my favorite stop See his name in black and white from the game Friday night Johnny went away to school in his daddy's Oldsmobile It was on page two how he died behind the wheel From a drunk driver on the edge of town Chorus: I found out on my paper route I found out on my paper route Carol was a pretty girl, she wore a ribbon in her hair At the age of ten I guess I didn't really care She would often wait for me, take the paper right from my hand By and by, I wondered Album) these feelings were When she smiled at me I guess I smiled at her Never kissed a girl before, I'd wondered why I'd ever want to Natalie's Kitchen Instrumental Falling In Love at Sixteen Sunday Morning Slender Thread of Faith It's Only Lonely Sometimes Traveling Evangelist Baby Too Early Bottom Lines Sideways Pictures On the Wall Jana's Dad Smiling Jack Lopez wrote lyrics for the album in a small red leather diary, which she described as her "magic book".
In it, she often scribbled down her thoughts and ideas. All the writing [in it] is all kinds of crazy and upside down and sideways just as it is in my book," Lopez stated. Artists such as Stevie WonderLuther Vandross and Michael Jackson among other had a profound influence on the album's sound.
According to Lopez, she attempts to "elicit a similar feeling" in her own songwriting from these artists' songs on the album, because they made her "heart sing". Vandross and Wonder's records "just stay with you" according to Lopez, who wanted to make something that was true to her upbringing as well as her current love life.
The majority of This Is Me Then was recorded over two weeks. Lopez felt that Jackson's "clear and spacious" records made her feel a "certain way". She said, "It has such a beautiful quality on it, and every time I looked at a record [I liked], it would be engineered and mixed by Bruce Swedien. I was like, 'Who is this guy?
I want this guy. I know exactly what she needs. I'm coming in. Discussing the process, Rooney stated, "This is by far the best record that I've ever worked on or done [ She wanted to show growth musically and vocally. Lo It's gonna manifest itself in my music. The soul of the record is based in my Bronx upbringing. I think that really shows here — that time when people were rocking in Lees and Adidas. This record has a little bit of that nostalgia in it, so it wasn't so much I was trying to get gritty or grimy or street — even though it has that element, which I think is cool — but it was more just really getting to who I was and letting that out.
This is one hot album, as [Lopez] sings to Cause I Have You - James Hersch - InnerWeather (CD everywhere with a soulful passion that will quicken pulses and libidos. The album's opening song, "Still" is built around a sample from Teddy Pendergrass ' "Set Me Free", and its lyrics concern an ex-lover.
Entertainment Weekly observed that it may be about Lopez's ex-boyfriend Sean Combswith lyrics such as "Do you ever wish we never split? What Does It Mean? The first version, which is the fourth track on the album, is based around " You Are Everything " by The Stylistics. It contains lyrics which detail the characteristics of Lopez's perfect man, such as "You will always be To me, my lust, my love, my man, my child, my friend and my king" and "God made you for me".
Then was sent for manufacturing. A pop radio station in HatfordConnecticut, later picked up the song from the internet. Rooney and Lopez initially wanted a song titled "Glad" to be the album's lead single, but Mottola favored "Jenny from the Block". Rooney recalled: "When we played 'Jenny from the Block,' he said, 'This is your single.
He told us, 'You guys are crazy. According to The Spectator"Before celebrities become stars, they dream about gaining fame, fortune, and being in the spotlight [ A lot of glamour is associated with fame and fortune; however, along with that glamour comes the loss of privacy".
Considered "the video that killed Ben Affleck's career", the actor stated, years after his engagement to Lopez ended, that he regretted filming it. More than three years later, the district court discovered that Law's music label had given Sony permission to use a second sample of Law's song.
The lawsuit was dropped, and Laws was advised to sue her own label and publisher for "breach of contract for entering a license agreement without her authorization". She felt that the tracks were too similar to her previous singles such as " Ain't It Funny " and " I'm Real "; she felt like she was "visiting old territory".
But the record company was like, 'Who cares what they think, those are hits mama! Lopez, who stated she "calls the shots", eventually agreed. On April 8," I'm Glad " was released as the album's third single. However, Paramount Pictures threatened to sue Sony over copyright issues. A representative for Epic Records confirmed that this issue was settled. Upon its initial release,copies of This Is Me Then included a four-panel insert that featured information about her fragrance Glow by JLoand a peel-off fragrance label that allowed those who purchased the CD to test the scent.
Then in April According to the reviewer aggregator Metacritic which sampled nine reviews of the album, it garnered mostly "mixed or average" reviews.
Then a favorable review, stating that "even naysayers will have to serve props to Lopez for the considerable growth she reveals as both a performer and tune-smith".
While Erlewine thought the title was "nonsensical and bewildering", he opined that this was the "strongest, sultriest, best music [Lopez] has recorded". Arion Berger of Rolling Stonehowever, was not positive. Berger criticized the songs as being "pitched too high for her register", while calling the production "cheap".
Berger also observed that "love has dulled whatever street edge she might have had". Used to Cause I Have You - James Hersch - InnerWeather (CD a little, and still does. Then manages to find the right formula for Lopez's slinky vocal and is more unified than its predecessors". Cinquemani felt that "Lopez will no doubt earn a grain of respect from critics". Music 's James Poletti was also positive, stating that while Lopez's voice "frequently sounds a trifle thin accompanied by the sort of sounds that we're better used to hearing behind a Creative Source or Gwen McCrae vocal", the "honeyed backing massages any real concerns from your mind".
Then was a commercial success, although not as successful as J. Released on November 26,the album debuted on the Billboard at number six, with first-week sales ofin the United States. Then soldcopies, moving from number eight to number five as a result of holiday season gains.
For the week of January 2,the album remained in the top five of the Billboardsellingcopies. Then made its biggest jump on the Billboardclimbing from number six to number two, with sales of 88, units, blocked from reaching the top spot by Norah Jones ' Come Away With Me which soldcopies. Then had sold 2. Internationally, the album entered the top ten of most countries. Commercially, it became one of her lowest-charting albums there. Then peaked at number five in Canada, and fell to number eight the following week with sales of 17, After re-entering the French Albums Chart on multiple occasions, it made its final appearance on August 1, at number Then gold.
Then has sold over 6 million copies worldwide. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jennifer Lopez. Davy Deluge Focus A twenty-five second sample of "Still", a song in which Lopez sings about having love for a former boyfriend; Sean Combs was speculated to be the person in question. A second sample consisting of the chorus from the album's lead single "Jenny Cause I Have You - James Hersch - InnerWeather (CD the Block", in which Lopez professes "No matter where I go, I know where I came from.
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