Brave (2007) Jennifer Lopez's recent Spanish-language disc, Como Ama Una Mujer , got little critical love but provided evidence that she could manipulate that undernourished voice and… 2007-10-09 Jennifer Lopez Pop
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Brave (2007)

Jennifer Lopez | LO SPARK Jennifer Lopez sounds beat on Brave , her would-be return to dance-floor diva-dom
LO SPARK Jennifer Lopez sounds beat on Brave, her would-be return to dance-floor diva-dom

Details Release Date: Oct 09, 2007; Lead Performance: Jennifer Lopez; Genre: Pop

Jennifer Lopez's recent Spanish-language disc, Como Ama Una Mujer, got little critical love but provided evidence that she could manipulate that undernourished voice and produce something approximating passion. Shame she didn't put those new skills to use on Brave, her back-to-the-dance-floor album. Expensive beats and uplifting material are offset by listless vocals. Even on ''Mile in These Shoes,'' a song that thrusts a middle finger at the haters, she sounds like she'd rather be shopping for scented candles. C
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Originally posted Oct 05, 2007 Published in issue #958 Oct 12, 2007 Order article reprints