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Album’s Singles Review: Pussycat Dolls “PCD”

Pussycat Dolls became the top girl group of their time. It is reminiscent of Spice Girls, though they were more in a sexy inage due to burlesque style through their album PCD. The album contained pop, R&B and dance music with some sexual and feministic theme. The album became very successful worldwide which it went 3x platinum in the US.

Don’t Cha (ft. Busta Rhymes)
This song is somewhat seductive with its theme. It featured rapper Busta Rhymes with its rap part before the last chorus. In the music video, the girls has shown heavy choreography in their dance sequence. It eventually became a worldwide hit reaching number 1 and 2 in the UK and US, respectively.
Rate: 7.75 out of 10

Stickwitu (ft. Avant)
This served as the second release from PCD album and it is a R&B ballad track. The song talks about sticking to the person you love. I love the breezy and refreshing tunes of it. It became a hit worldwide.
Rate: 8.5 out of 10

Beep (ft. Will.i.am)
This single featured one of its co-writers Will.i.am. The term “Beep” was pertaining to the sound which meant to censor words. The song became the girl group’s third consecutive hit from PCD.
Rate: 7.0 out of 10

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This song is a R&B song with burlesque influence due to its steamy lyrics. But the Arabic influence in it helped to make it sounds good. The song still became a worldwide hit which in US and UK, it reached number 3.
Rate: 6.5 out of 10

I Don’t Need a Man
The song has a feminism theme about not needing a man. It has a disco-influenced track with retro tune. It was a hit in some countries including UK where it reached the top 10.
Rate: 6.25 out of 10

Wait a Minute (ft. Timbaland)
Pussycat Dolls released this as their final single of their first album. The song featured producer Timbaland, which is very obvious in its tune. It went top top 40 in the US.
Rate: 7.0 out of 10

Credits: Billboard / Wikipedia