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Noel Gourdin - Beautiful

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  • Artist: Noel Gourdin
  • Track: Beautiful
  • Producer: Marcus "DL" Siskind and Ryan Toby
  • Album: Fresh: The Definition

When it comes to disrespecting women, modern pop culture offers a colloquialism for every occasion – with many of the catchiest, most colorful specimens popularized by urban music. Along with your usual female dogs and gardening implements, term like “jump-off,” “baby mama” and “chicken head” (not positive about that last one) have become ubiquitous in conversation... but does that make using them right? Noel Gourdin thinks not; on his latest single the crooner who brought us The River (way) back in 2008 resolves to quit making excuses and start calling his girl what she really is: Beautiful. Over Marcus "DL" Siskind and Ryan Toby's smooth-and-classy soul backdrop, the recent eOne signee gives guys a lesson on treating a woman like she deserves to be treated – and reminds ladies who may have forgotten how it feels. In the process, he delivers all the vocal fireworks an R&B-lover could ask for, lacing the beat with understated melisma and pristine harmonies. Like what you're hearing? There's plenty more where this came from on Noel Gourdin's forthcoming full-length, Fresh: The Definition, scheduled to hit stores April 12.

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