With so many ”done wrong” diatribes to her name, it seems Monica can’t brush her teeth without being let down by a slippery boyfriend. At the ripe old age of 26, the singer hints at mature contentment on her fourth CD — as on the cozy Curtis Mayfield-sampling ”A Dozen Roses (You Remind Me)” — while retaining some angry edge. ”Sideline Ho,” meanwhile, scores with tough-talking venom. But she falters when between those two states, on middling ballads like ”My Everything.” Still, The Makings of Me is a solid addition to her quietly consistent career.
The Makings of Me With so many ''done wrong'' diatribes to her name, it seems Monica can't brush her teeth without being let down by a slippery boyfriend. At the ripe...The Makings of MeR&B With so many ''done wrong'' diatribes to her name, it seems Monica can't brush her teeth without being let down by a slippery boyfriend. At the ripe...2006-09-29
Genre: R&B; Lead Performer: Monica; Producer (group): J Records
Posted September 29 2006 — 12:00 AM EDT
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