Satisfied (Taylor Dayne album)

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Satisfied
Studio album by Taylor Dayne
Released February 5, 2008[1]
Recorded 2006-2007
Genre Dance-pop, pop rock, soul
Length 48:03[2]
Label Adrenaline
Taylor Dayne chronology
Naked Without You
(1998)
Satisfied
(2008)
Singles from Satisfied
  1. "Beautiful"
    Released: December 11, 2007
  2. "My Heart Can't Change"
    Released: 2008
  3. "Crash"
    Released: 2008

Satisfied is the fifth studio album released by singer-songwriter Taylor Dayne. It includes the hit single, "Beautiful" which went to Number 1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Charts in April 2008.[3] "Crash" was used in a promotional commercial for the ABC network.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Slant Magazine 2.5/5 stars[4]

The album has received positive to mixed reviews from music critics.

  • Allmusic described Taylor's voice on the album as older and more mature and said that she also sounded "warm, rounded, and tonal".[1] The site gave a positive response to her covers of "Under The Bridge", "Fool to Cry", and "Kissing You", and praised the album's first single, "Beautiful".
  • Slant Magazine compliments the album track "Crash" by calling it a "bombastic Celine Dion-style power ballad".[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Beautiful" (Taylor Dayne, Helgi M. Hubner) – 3:49
  2. "I'm Over My Head" (Josh Alexander, Billy Steinberg) – 3:15
  3. "My Heart Can't Change" (Gregg Alexander, Rick Nowels) – 3:45
  4. "She Don't Love You" (Teron Beal, Peter Wade Keusch, Jayms Madison) – 4:06
  5. "Under the Bridge" (Flea, John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis, Chad Smith) – 4:03
  6. "Satisfied" (Mike Mondesir, Andrew Lewis Taylor) – 4:19
  7. "Dedicated" (John Graham Hill, Keusch, Stephanie McKay) – 3:51
  8. "Kissing You" (Tim Atack, Des'ree) – 4:09
  9. "Crash" (Jack David Elliot, Janice Robinson) – 4:33
  10. "The Fall" (Keith Brown, Dayne, Margie Hauser) – 3:42
  11. "Love Chain" (Brown, Dayne, Sebastian Nylund) – 3:52
  12. "Fool to Cry" (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 3:33
  13. "Hymn" (Dayne, Luigie Gonzales) – 3:10

Singles[edit]

  • "Beautiful"
  • "Crash"
  • "My Heart Can't Change"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Satisfied (Taylor Dayne album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Satisfied Album Review, Songs, Ratings". Starpulse.com. 2007-03-30. Retrieved 2012-03-08. 
  3. ^ "Taylor Dayne: Music: Satisfied". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2008-01-28. 
  4. ^ a b Slant Magazine review