Anita Baker - Rapture

Anita Baker "Rapture"

Released in 1986, "Rapture" is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Anita Baker. The album features a mix of soul, R&B, and jazz influences, and Baker's rich, emotive vocals are a highlight of the album.

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Released in 1986, "Rapture" is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Anita Baker. The album features a mix of soul, R&B, and jazz influences, and Baker's rich, emotive vocals are a highlight of the album.

One of the standout tracks on "Rapture" is the hit single "Sweet Love" which reached the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and helped the album reach multiplatinum status. Other popular tracks from the album include "Watch Your Step", "Same Ole Love (365 Days a Year)", and "Caught Up in the Rapture."

Many reviewers praised Baker's vocals and the album's smooth, sophisticated sound. It was nominated for several awards, including three Grammy Awards, and it won the award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance at the 1987 ceremony.

Anita Baker is known for her soulful, sultry voice and her ability to convey emotion through her music. She has released several successful albums throughout her career, and "Rapture" is considered one of her best. If you enjoy soul, R&B, or contemporary jazz music, or if you're a fan of powerful, emotive vocals, "Rapture" might be an album you'd enjoy listening to.

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