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  • Summary: The Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am guests on the dancehall star's sixth studio album.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 7
  2. Negative: 1 out of 7
  1. Musically and lyrically, "Clothes Drop" is more pop-oriented, melodic and restrained, and is all the brighter for it. [24 Sep 2005]
  2. 80
    Clothesdrop seamlessly blends Shaggy's sharpest pop sensibilities with his (much slept-on) roughneck pedigree. [Nov 2005, p.147]
  3. A typically canny and diverse selection: bona fide dancehall cuts interspersed with hooky pop.
  4. You only have to do a little trimming to make Clothes Drop one of his best.
  5. Maybe he should lose the monotonous, low-rent beats and banal-hook girls (and boys). [23 Sep 2005, p.87]
  6. 20
    Shaggy has one of the most grating voices in pop. [Oct 2005, p.143]
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 2 out of 4
  1. pepsi
    Aug 15, 2006
    8
    its a good cd, nice rythm, Would you be rulezz :]
  2. LeenahT
    Dec 5, 2005
    8
    All music is a carefully marketed product. People can't make music if nobody will buy it, after all.
  3. AlanR
    Nov 7, 2005
    0
    When you buy this CD, you're not actually buying music. YOU ARE BUYING A CAREFULLY MARKETED PRODUCT!
  4. JFaustian
    Dec 10, 2005
    0
    Ah, wisdom - this CD, like any other, is a marketed product. DON'T let that deter you from buying this record when there's already the turgid monotony of Shaggy's voice, the godawfully repetitive production and the tired, boring subject matter to do that for you. The fact that the guest spots are always the (underwhelming) highlights of the songs doesn't do much for it either. Expand