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Rapture - Anita Baker
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  1. Sweet Love
  2. You Bring Me Joy
  3. Caught up in the Rapture
  4. Been So Long
  5. Mystery
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  1. Sweet Love
  2. You Bring Me Joy
  3. Caught up in the Rapture
  4. Been So Long
  5. Mystery
  6. No One in the World
  7. Same Ole Love
  8. Watch Your Step
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Though Anita Baker got some airplay out of The Songstress, that promising solo debut didn't bring her financial security. In fact, Baker was earning her living as a legal secretary in her native Detroit when she signed with Elektra in the mid-'80s. Elektra gave her a strong promotional push, and the equally superb Rapture became the megahit that The Songstress should have been. To its credit, Elektra made her a major star by focusing on Baker's strong point -- romantic but gospel-influenced R&B/pop ballads and "slow jams," ...

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