Mimi’s back. It’s been longer than I thought, you have to go back to 2009 before you get to her last normal studio album “Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel” (though she had a Christmas album a year later). Since then she’s had twins so has taken some well-deserved time out from her career.
But this year she’s on the move again, after a season of American Idol and a few buzz singles that didn’t amount to much, it feels like the push towards another album has begun with a collaboration with one of the biggest new artists in the USA at the moment, Miguel.
I won’t pretend to know anything about him, frankly he seems like the sort of artist I wouldn’t normally be that interested in anyway, let alone with the acclaim heaped upon him. But I can at least acknowledge that this is a significant duet. Continue reading