Marques Houston: “Naked”

🔊💜Today, May 5, 2005, Marques Houston released his second studio album “Naked.” This album reached no. 13 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned these two Hot 100 singles: ‘Naked’ (no. 47), and ‘All Because of You’ ft. Young Rome (no. 69). The latter single was sampled the 1976 ‘Living Together’ by The Whispers. OnContinue reading “Marques Houston: “Naked””

HomageCollage: James Arthur, ‘Naked’

🔊💜Today, January 7, 2019, James Arthur’s ‘Naked’ was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. The song is a undeniably charming pop bop included on Arthur’s third studio album “YOU.” ‘Naked’ was co-written by James Arthur, Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, and it’s producer Johan Carlsson. On February 2, 2018, the song peaked atContinue reading “HomageCollage: James Arthur, ‘Naked’”