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November 30, 2007

Some awesomely bad Snoop

That's really the only way I can describe Snoop Dogg's new single "Sexual Eruption" off his forthcoming album Ego Trippin'.

Yes, the name of the song is indeed "Sexual Eruption."

Is he being overly cheesy a la R. Kelly?

I'm not sure. Maybe.

He actually sings into a vocorder on the track, which you can hear on his MySpace site.

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 7:32 PM | | Comments (5)
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you've gotta see the video.

watch it here

awesome awesome awesome!

I think Snoop (or someone at Geffen) is a genius on this one. With the crossover potential into the dance and hipster markets now and the vocoder being back a la Chromeo and other acts... Snoop is a genius for this one!

I can't tell if he's trying to be more like Chromeo, or Akon. His voice definitely bounces between the two.

I'm a fan of the synths over the Baltimore Club-like beat much more than the typical "Timbaland mod wheel beats" that currently saturates the airwaves.

OMG! that video is the BEST!!!!!!!!!

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Erik Maza is a features reporter at the Baltimore Sun. He writes for several sections of the Sun paper and contributes weekly columns on music and nightlife. He also writes and edits the Midnight Sun blog. He often covers entertainment, business, and the business of entertainment. Occasionally, he writes about Four Loko, The Block, the liquor board, and those who practice "simulated sex with a potted palm tree." Before The Sun, he was a reporter at the Miami New Times. He's also written for Miami magazine, the Orlando Sentinel, the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Gainesville Sun. Got tips? Gripes? Pitches? He's reachable at erik.maza@baltsun.com. Click here to keep up with the dumb music he's listening to.

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