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On Beyoncé’s HBO Documentary, ‘Life Is But A Dream’

I just finished watching Beyoncé’s documentary, Life Is But A Dream, and I think what I was most struck by is an overwhelming sense that vulnerability is hard for this young woman because she’s trying to live up to an … Continue reading

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The Limits of Bombast: Reviewing Beyoncé’s ‘4’

My thoughts on Beyonce’s “4.”
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Best of the Rest: Missy Elliott & Beyonce’s Crazy Feelings

Crazy Feelings, from Missy Elliott’s criminally underrated sophomore album Da Real World, is the first great Beyonce vocal performance. It is one of only three instances where Beyonce shows she has some emotive instincts (the other two being Speechless and … Continue reading

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