Mariah Carey | Music Box

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Postby Nippian93 » Sun Sep 04, 2016 10:12 pm

Music Box and Everything Fades Away are probably among my favourite Mariah songs ever.
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Postby Gravity » Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:08 am

Nippian93 wrote:Music Box and Everything Fades Away are probably among my favourite Mariah songs ever.
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These two are beautiful and very underrated, especially Music Box.
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Postby Pawlu84 » Mon Sep 05, 2016 5:55 pm

The title track is one the best ballads I have ever heard.
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Postby Nippian93 » Mon Sep 05, 2016 10:09 pm

Gravity wrote:
Nippian93 wrote:Music Box and Everything Fades Away are probably among my favourite Mariah songs ever.
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These two are beautiful and very underrated, especially Music Box.
I think the whole album is very underrated among Lambs, I am like the only one who like it. I think it is too AC for them (as you wrote on the previous page).
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Postby TheRealest » Tue Sep 06, 2016 6:35 am

Pawlu84 wrote:The title track is one the best ballads I have ever heard.
It's sooo pretty
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Postby intosoul » Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:59 am

I appreciate the album much more now for the gorgeous ballads and heavenly vocals.
I just have to skip the uptempo tracks :o
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Postby Goldmoney » Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:05 am

God Box :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: I was a mess back then!

Where is the lie tho? :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops:
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Postby BlueScorpion » Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:47 pm

Her best selling album and probably her most forgotten (along with Emotions).
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Postby RayRay » Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:51 pm

BlueScorpion wrote:Her best selling album and probably her most forgotten (along with Emotions).
Don't think it's forgotten at all. The GP probably thinks of this album first.
Dreamlover, Hero and Without You are still regulars on radio.
Only Anytime You Need A Friend seems to be forgotten by radio. :-?
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Postby JJeffs » Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:05 pm

This was her first album that I really enjoyed as a whole. The previous two had lots of good songs, but I they were never complete listens for me.

Music Box was also released the week I moved away to college, so it has a special place, as do other albums from the summer and fall of '93.
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Postby ArmyOfMe » Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:44 pm

Her worst album.
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Postby hellohello » Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:10 am

ArmyOfMe wrote:Her worst album.
Madonna......Rihanna....Beyonce....Michael...Janet....Prince...Mariah...Whitney
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Postby Ewokguy15 » Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:24 am

hellohello wrote:
ArmyOfMe wrote:Her worst album.
:o Every album from this Millennium says hi. The vocals along back then.
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Postby DOSSOME » Mon Nov 06, 2017 2:50 am

The title track :cry: :cry:
Errr...Nice attempt but sit anyway
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Postby Nippian93 » Mon Nov 06, 2017 2:54 am

DOSSOME wrote:The title track :cry: :cry:
One of my favourites.
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Postby JSparksFan » Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:19 am

This album obliterates discographies, in my opinion. It flows from excellence to excellence. Even "Everything Fades Away" is gorgeous, and has aged so well!
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Postby RayRay » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:27 pm

JJeffs wrote:This was her first album that I really enjoyed as a whole. The previous two had lots of good songs, but I they were never complete listens for me.

Music Box was also released the week I moved away to college, so it has a special place, as do other albums from the summer and fall of '93.
Opposite for me. I played the Mariah Carey and Emotions from start to finish again and again.
Music Box was the first album, though I loved it, where I skipped two songs: Just To Hold You Once Again and All I Ever Wanted. I only appreciated those songs years later.
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Postby JJeffs » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:39 pm

All I Ever Wanted is probably my favorite track on the album. I'm not a huge fan of Never Forget You, but I still like it in the mix. Dreamlover is such a fun single - one of my favorite leads from her.
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Postby BlueScorpion » Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:18 pm

Now That I Know >>>>>>>
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Postby dhenapie » Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:56 pm

I honestly don't understand some Lambs' "hate" towards this album. It's one of her best albums, vocally. Not on a technical aspect tho. Her first two, albeit both great records, she was a bit of a show-off. She was too busy convincing everyone that she had the pipes. I understand she needed that, but Music Box showcased she can "emote" her songs. I really appreciate the minimized vocal acrobatics on this album.

This has to be one of Mariah's greatest creations and something I want Mariah to be always remembered for.

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