Estelle, ‘All of Me’ (Warner Music/Atlantic)
Release Date: February 28, 2012
Label: Warner Music/Atlantic
Sleeker than Shine, glittery electro-R&B songs ponder love and fame; flash and vanish like a firecracker in July.
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