Ah, the spicy wit and icy complexity of Madonna's Erotica, turns the big 2-0 this year, and forget about it I cannot. Erotica is more than just the "sex" album of the enigmatic Madge's career, as it is the understated masterpiece that delves into the angst and alleviation of love, and an album that MTV's Kurt Loder dubbed aptly as an "iceberg". Even with hit singles, such as the title track, "Deeper and Deeper" and my personal favorite, "Rain", there is more underneath the sheets when it comes to erotica and romance. I will admit, I got kind of carried away on the review considering how Erotica is one of my all-time favorite Madonna albums. I could seriously have written a thesis on it....but I'll save further analyzing for the book deal *wink*
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...and in case you've been sleeping under rocks and sticks, to recap, I have also wiped the dust clean off of other 1992 favorites that have turned 20 years young as well ...choose your own adventure below:
- TLC - Oooooh On The TLC Tip!
- CeCe Peniston - Finally
- Trey Lorenz - Trey Lorenz
- Rachelle Ferrell - Rachelle Ferrell