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Epiphany''I am not your porcelain doll,'' Michele tells a soon-to-be ex in one of the many breakup songs included on her sophomore disc. Judging by the fiery...EpiphanyR&B''I am not your porcelain doll,'' Michele tells a soon-to-be ex in one of the many breakup songs included on her sophomore disc. Judging by the fiery...2009-05-20
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Epiphany

Genre: R&B; Lead Performer: Chrisette Michele

”I am not your porcelain doll,” Michele tells a soon-to-be ex in one of the many breakup songs included on her sophomore disc. Judging by the fiery vocal performances found throughout the disc, you had better believe her; this neo-soul siren is all flesh and blood. Yet while it makes a virtue of Michele’s strong-female fortitude, Epiphany all too rarely balances that heat with hooks — surprising, given the participation of Ne-Yo, R&B’s premier melody man. Only in ”Mr. Right,” a toe-tapping Motown throwback, does she sound like the battle was worth winning. C

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