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13 Reasons You Should Be Listening To Jazmine Sullivan

After a five year hiatus she is back -- and killing it.

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2. Although she is known for singing R&B and soul, elements of reggae, dub, pop, jazz, Neo soul and doo-wop can be heard in her music.

i'm making an official announcement that i am taking a break from music ... i'm trying to figure out who i am ... w/out a mike, paper or pen. i promised myself when it wasn't fun anymore i wouldn't do it. and here i am. i love u all and appreciate u soooooo much ... u have no idea how much u've inspired me and fed my ego. but the truth is that i have to believe in me whether you all do or not. and thats what i'm lookin for. that belief in myself. me. I. i love us. thanks for being here for me and riding with me on this journey. let us continue.

6. But don't worry because....SHE IS BACK.

And she is ***FLAWLESS.

7. In January 2015 she released her third studio album, Reality Show - her first in FIVE YEARS.


In an interview with Billboard, Jazmine described her return as inevitable saying she "...can't escape [her] calling."

8. Reality Show has received general critical acclaim by top music industry critics.

AllMusic's Andy Kellman felt she sings more confidently than before and in his review said, "Just as potent and lasting as Fearless and Love Me Back, Reality Show completes one of the most impressive first-three-album runs."

9. She is also one of the Queens of Vocal Runs.

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Here she is teaching singer Brandy her angelic ways.

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11. She also has a range like no one else.

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Which is perfectly illustrated in Mascara.

13. One of her recent shows was taped for Yahoo! Live and is now available on YouTube.

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In conclusion, you should all immediately listen to Jazmine's incredible voice.

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