Jim Farber
October 03, 2003 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Life for Rent

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Dido
Producers
Arista

We gave it a B

Her voice can be numbingly languid. And she uses every trip-hop cliche. But Dido’s sharp lyrical point of view gives her otherwise routine chill-out music focus. On the follow-up, Life for Rent to her 5 million-selling debut — from which Eminem took a sample for ”Stan” — the British singer smartly picks apart shaky relationships and brings to the subject of romance something rare: a level head.

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