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Sinead O'Connor, whose personal life has attracted a lot attention of late, releases her ninth studio album.
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O'Connor's ninth studio album is titled "How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?"

She taps the naked intensity of her early days without sacrificing hooks or humor

The singer's "How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?" is a welcome return

(EW.com) —  

Lately, Sinead O’Connor has attracted less attention for her music than for her tumultuous personal life.

The singer’s ninth studio album – “How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?” – (dig that tabloid-target title) might be the one to shift the focus.

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Holding forth on marriage and motherhood over pan-global arrangements shaped in part by Adele’s sidemen, she taps the naked intensity of her early days without sacrificing hooks or humor.

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“How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?” is a welcome return. B+

See full article at EW.com.