Label: Blackground Records - 834511002-2,Unique Corp - 834511002-2,Up Music - 834511002-2 • Format: CD Enhanced DVD DVD-Video, PAL All Media Compilation • Country: France • Genre: Hip Hop • Style: RnB/Swing, Pop Rap
I Care 4 U is a posthumous compilation album by American singer Aaliyah. Following the release of Aaliyah's self-titled third album in Julyshe died in a plane crash after shooting the music video for the song " Rock the Boat " in the Bahamas on August Dusk - Manuel And The Music Of The Mountains* - Exotica Blackground Records and Universal Music decided to release a posthumous record that included songs from her studio albums and previously unreleased tracks and demos, recorded between and It also included her hit singles and a number of recordings discarded from sessions for her third album.
When I Care 4 U was released by Blackground and Paprika (Parapapapapa) - Various - Après Snow Hits 2010 on December 10,critics were divided in their assessment of the previously unreleased songs and the compilation's breadth in general.
Commercially, the album was a success, debuting at number three on the Billboard and being certified platinum. It also reached the top ten of record charts in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Switzerland.
The album features both album cuts and previously unreleased tracks and demos, recorded between and It was fall ofand while Aaliyah was recording tracks for self-titled third album in the Manhattan Center Studios, she requested Austin and Bishop to play her a couple of tracks they had produced with other artists, including "I Miss You" for which Ginuwine had already lent his vocals. I love you, just give me the chance to show you.
The album entered the U. In its second week, the album fell to 6 on the U. In its third week the album fell to number 10 on the U. One In A Million - Aaliyah - I Care 4 U its fourth week, the album rose to 9 on the U. Billboard and continued at the same position, sellingcopies andcopies in the first month. In a positive review for Entertainment WeeklyCraig Seymour said I Care 4 U showcased Aaliyah's "interpretive talent" and ability to inspire her songwriters,  while Graham Smith from musicOMH deemed it "a fine introduction to a much missed artiste", particularly because of the six previously unreleased songs.
He was also impressed by the previously unreleased tracks, writing that they "provide an intriguing look at where Aaliyah may have taken her career had she lived". In a more critical review, Slant Magazine ' s Sal Cinqeumani was not impressed by the new songs on what he said was "neither a posthumous album of all-new material nor a proper greatest hits package" but "a half-assed attempt at satiating the Aaliyah fan's need for both".
He also mentioned that "her unrealized potential is particularly evident on recent tracks as More than a woman and the title track" . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Blackground Universal. Kelly Jazze One In A Million - Aaliyah - I Care 4 U Rapture E.
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