STYLE: R&B RATING OUR PRODUCT CODE: 7855-7616 LABEL: Independent FORMAT: CD EP RRP: £4.59
Reviewed by Tony Cummings
Natalie is clearly a big talent with a big future. Having worked with IDMC as well as providing BVs for Hil St Soul and Spiritualised her sinuously soulful voice is top quality. Unfortunately, this EP, even though produced by Adrian 'Keriz' McKenzie (the guy who gave us Seven's wonderful "There It Is"), is gently simmering rather than volcanic hot. Stronger songwriting and funkier prodution sounds are needed for the diva's eagerly awaited album debut, due to be released soon. With the right song this sistah could crossover to the mainstream.
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