scared to make love​/​scared not to

by aja monet

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Corbin Roof
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Corbin Roof Highly recommend this album! Unrivaled vocal flair with innovative music that accompanies her magnificently! Sex cymbal is my favorite :)
Kimiko Hawkes
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Kimiko Hawkes I'm in love with everything Aja Monet...her voice, her words, her ideas, her power and energy. She moves me to laughter and to tears in the span of a minute. Favorite track: Us.
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nicole. Amazing stuff. I listen to this album a lot when I am on public transportation - makes me feel empowered. Favorite track: Lady Orpheus.
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Twistedsoul Amazing stuff from Monet. Favorite track: American Fruit.
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released November 25, 2010

01 I'm Not Yesterday

Written by: Aja Monet, Def Sound
Produced by Rob Sizwe; Trumpet: Nico Segal; Guitar: Liam Cunningham

02 Us

Written by: Aja Monet, Def Sound
Produced by Rafael Casal, Additional production by Rob Sizwe; Cello: Trevor Kazarian; Piano: Macie Stewart

03 Lady Orpheus

Written by: Aja Monet
Produced by Rob Sizwe; Guitar: Liam Cunningham

04 Sex Cymbal

Written by: Aja Monet, Def Sound
Produced by Rob Sizwe and Def Sound; additional vocals by Def Sound

05 These Hips (interlude)

Written by: Lucille Clifton
Vocals: Lucille Clifton

06 Recess

Written by: Aja Monet
produced by Yesha Townsend; additional production by Rob Sizwe

07 American Fruit

Written by: Aja Monet
produced by Yesha Townsend; additional production by Rob Sizwe

08 Interlude

Written by: Aja Monet
Vocals & Music by: Saturn Monroe Regne, Adjua Pryor, Osei Pryor

09 Dance With Love

Written by: Aja Monet
produced by Rob Sizwe; Trumpet by Nico Segal

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aja monet Brooklyn, New York

Aja Monet is a poet, performer, and educator from East NY, Brooklyn, best known as the youngest individual to win the legendary Nuyorican Poets' Café Grand Slam title. She is an internationally established poet, recognized for combining her voice and powerful imagery on stage. Aja Monet has captivated audiences across the United States, Europe, Bermuda and Cuba. ... more

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