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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Usher proved that he had a strong, soulful voice with his self-titled debut, but he fulfilled his potential on his second record, My Way. What makes Usher distinctive from his urban loverman peers is the fact that he doesn't oversing; he simply delivers his songs soulfully. Unfortunately, he falls prey to uneven material, just like any of his peers, but there are more strong songs on My Way than many contemporary R&B albums from the late '80s. Both Jermaine Dupri and Babyface contribute seamless productions and fine songs; respectively, "You Make Me Wanna..." and "Bedtime" are their best ballad contributions. Even if the ballads are usually seductive and ...
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1997-09-16 Audio CD New YOU are BUYING a NEW and SEALED CD. ALL CD orders sent via FIRST CLASS MAIL Services arriving in 3 to 5 business days in the United States Only. ... Overseas Orders may take up to 4 weeks! Buy it NOW! ! Read more Show Less

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Usher proved that he had a strong, soulful voice with his self-titled debut, but he fulfilled his potential on his second record, My Way. What makes Usher distinctive from his urban loverman peers is the fact that he doesn't oversing; he simply delivers his songs soulfully. Unfortunately, he falls prey to uneven material, just like any of his peers, but there are more strong songs on My Way than many contemporary R&B albums from the late '80s. Both Jermaine Dupri and Babyface contribute seamless productions and fine songs; respectively, "You Make Me Wanna..." and "Bedtime" are their best ballad contributions. Even if the ballads are usually seductive and romantic, cuts like the funky "Just Like Me," which features a cameo from Lil' Kim, might make you wish Usher didn't play it cool all of the time. And while it's refreshing to hear a hip-hop/urban R&B album clock in at a reasonable running time, it would have been nice if the tenth track was something other than a remix of "You Make Me Wanna...." Nevertheless, it's a strong second effort that showcases Usher at his best. [My Way was also issued in a "clean" version with all profanity removed.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/16/1997
  • Label: La Face
  • UPC: 730082604628
  • Catalog Number: 26046

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 You Make Me Wanna... (3:39)
  2. 2 Just Like Me (3:26)
  3. 3 Nice & Slow (3:48)
  4. 4 Slow Jam (4:40)
  5. 5 My Way (3:38)
  6. 6 Come Back (3:47)
  7. 7 I Will (3:55)
  8. 8 Bedtime (4:45)
  9. 9 One Day You'll Be Mine (3:24)
  10. 10 You Make Me Wanna... (5:20)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Usher Primary Artist, Vocals, Background Vocals
Babyface Bass, Keyboards, Background Vocals
Shanice Background Vocals
Trey Lorenz Background Vocals
Trina Broussard Background Vocals
Jermaine Dupri Background Vocals
Nathan East Bass
Monica Background Vocals, Track Performer
Greg Phillinganes Piano
Manuel Seal Jr. Background Vocals
Lil' Kim Vocals
Jagged Edge Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Babyface Producer, Executive Producer, drum programming
Jermaine Dupri Producer, Executive Producer
Manny Marroquin Engineer
Herb Powers Mastering
L.A. Reid Executive Producer
Manuel Seal Jr. Producer
Phil Tan Engineer
Sprague Williams Producer
Serban Ghenea Engineer
George Meyers Engineer
Rob Williams Engineer
Paul Boutin Engineer
Randy Walker MIDI Programming
D.L. Warfield Art Direction
John Hayes Engineer
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