Miss E... So Addictive - Missy Elliott
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  • Summary: This is the third album for Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, and it again features the acclaimed production work of Timbaland. Guests include Busta Rhymes, Redman, Method Man, Ludacris, Eve, Jay-Z, and Ginuwine.
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  1. Positive: 16 out of 16
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 16
  3. Negative: 0 out of 16
  1. 100
    A thousand times more exciting in every way than most everything in the air at the moment.... Timbaland's production is frontier staking stuff... [#208, p.58]
  2. What's most exciting about Miss E is its sense of playfulness: It's the rare hip-hop album in which unabashed joy -- rather than acquisitiveness or grimacing gangsterism -- is the main ingredient.
  3. Miss E... So Addictive shows another side of Missy Elliott, yet unlike the calculations of other artists who morph themselves mainly as a marketing scheme, her dancing-sex-queen moves come through more like revelation than reinvention.
  4. Opens with a six-track attack that's rare for any genre, especially contemporary R&B.
  5. It's a blessing that the surrogate mum to the hip-hop youth of America is out there pushing for sounds as deranged, commercial, newly kinetic, and socially risque as those licking your ears in 'X-tasy' and 'Slap! Slap! Slap!'.
  6. Now if only the duo could deliver an LP that's consistently rather than merely frequently brilliant, we could stop fast-forwarding through the second-string tracks and soggy ballads that clutter up side B.
  7. 80
    A kind, weird club crunker, Ecstasy references included. [Jul 2001, p.128]

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 33 out of 39
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 39
  3. Negative: 6 out of 39
  1. AndreaG.
    Jul 8, 2001
    10
    I love so addictive I like anything by missy I like the way she keeps everyone wanting more of her music from the vidoes on her soundtrack so I love so addictive I like anything by missy I like the way she keeps everyone wanting more of her music from the vidoes on her soundtrack so addictive Expand
  2. Danilio
    Jul 17, 2006
    10
    I refuse to let anyone say rock is better than hip hop, i don't care how many (Anonymous') and mikika PJs there are.
  3. FranR.
    Sep 27, 2001
    10
    i have all of missy's albums and i have to say that it is HEAVY!! she has matured as a performer and you hear it through her music. i have all of missy's albums and i have to say that it is HEAVY!! she has matured as a performer and you hear it through her music. MISSY KEEP REPRESENTING RUDE GUAL!! 1 Expand
  4. GinaR.
    Dec 5, 2001
    10
    it was tighgtttttttt!!!!!!!!
  5. sadied
    May 25, 2003
    10
    ooo i loved the beats it made me wanna get up and Break it down lol. good job misse E your the best ,i hope you read this !
  6. Jarrod
    Apr 21, 2005
    9
    Coming from a guy who rarely listens to hip hop... This album kicks ass! :)
  7. JennaS.
    Sep 14, 2001
    0
    Hip-Hop has lost its damn mind. Thank God for Blackalicious.

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