Vivid (Vivian Green album)

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Vivid
Vivian Green - Vivid album cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 7, 2015 (2015-08-07)[1]
GenreR&B
Length41:25
LabelMake Noise/Caroline
ProducerKwamé Holland (exec.)[2]
Vivian Green chronology
The Green Room
(2012)
Vivid
(2015)
Singles from Vivid
  1. "Get Right Back to My Baby"
    Released: March 3, 2015[3]
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]

Vivid is the fifth studio album by American contemporary R&B singer Vivian Green, released August 7, 2015.[1] It is Green's first album released on Kwamé's record label Make Noise Records (which is distributed via Caroline Records); and was produced by Kwamé.[2][1] As of November 2015, the album has not charted on the Billboard 200 but has reached #10 on the Billboard R&B chart.[4]

The album's first single is "Get Right Back to My Baby", which has reached number eight on the U.S. Adult R&B chart.[5]

Critical reception[edit]

The album has received positive reviews. Andy Kellman of AllMusic rated the album four out of five stars and called Green's vibe on the album "confident and comfortable".[1] BrentMusicReviews.com called the album "a fine collection" and "a welcome R&B effort".[6]

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Vivian Green and Kwamé Holland; all music composed by Kwamé Holland;[1] except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Jordan's Intro" (featuring Jordan Green)
  • Jordan Green
  • Kwamé Holland
1:11
2."The One That Got Away" 3:43
3."Work" 4:11
4."Broken" 4:24
5."All I Want Is You" (featuring Raheem DeVaughn)
  • Vivian Green
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Kwamé Holland
4:09
6."Get Right Back to My Baby" ([A])
3:32
7."123" 3:21
8."The Interlude with Cayman Kelly"Cayman Kelly0:36
9."Disrespectful"
  • Vivian Green
  • Kwamé Holland
  • Josh Rivera
4:11
10."Just Like Fools" 4:20
11."Count Your Blessings" (featuring Treena Ferebee) 4:19
12."Leave It All Behind" 2:50
13."Outro" 0:38
Total length:41:25

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[8] 23
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[4] 10

Samples[edit]

  1. ^ "Get Right Back to My Baby" contains a sample of "Before I Let Go" as performed by Maze.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Kellman, Andy. "Vivid - Vivian Green | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved August 25, 2015.
  2. ^ a b Graham, Nadine (July 31, 2015). "Vivian Green Talks 'Vivid' Album, Frankie Beverly's Support & Bumping Heads With Kwame [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]". The Boombox. XXL. Retrieved August 19, 2015.
  3. ^ "Amazon.com: Get Right Back To My Baby: Vivian Green: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.com. March 3, 2015. Retrieved August 26, 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Vivian Green - Chart history | Billboard". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved October 18, 2015.
  5. ^ "Vivian Green - Chart history | Billboard". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 26, 2015.
  6. ^ Brent (August 17, 2015). "Vivian Green, ‘Vivid’ – Review | brent music reviews". BrentMusicReviews.com. WordPress.com. Retrieved August 26, 2015.
  7. ^ "Get Right Back to My Baby - Vivian Green | WhoSampled". WhoSampled. Retrieved August 26, 2015.
  8. ^ "Vivian Green - Chart history | Billboard". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 26, 2015.

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