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Mariah Carey Imperfect Angel

After being moved from late August to mid-September and then again to Sept. 29, Mariah Carey's "Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel" has finally arrived and Billboard.com visitors can listen to a free stream of the full album right here.

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On her 12th studio album -- produced by Carey, The-Dream and C. "Tricky" Stewart -- Carey takes her sound back to her R&B roots. With the exception of the first single, "Obsessed" (which peaked at No. 7 after eight weeks on the Hot 100 this summer) and the hood-girl-sounding "Up Out My Face," among a few others, the singer leaves behind the teeny-bop themes and hip-hop-heavy melodies of 2008's "E=MC2" for the most part, and opts for big ballads and R&B tunes about love and heartbreak. Read the full "Memoirs" album review here.

"Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel" Track List:
"Betcha Gon' Know (The Prologue)"
"Obsessed"
"H.A.T.E.U."
"Candy Bling"
"Ribbon"
"Inseperable"
"Standing O"
"It's A Wrap"
"Up Out My Face"
"Up Out My Face" (The Reprise)"
"More Than Just Friends"
"The Impossible"
"The Impossible (The Reprise)"
"Angel (The Prelude)"
"Angels Cry"
"Languishing (The Interlude)"
"I Want To Know What Love Is"

What do you think? Is "Memoirs..." up there with Mariah's classic albums, or not quite worth the wait? Speak your mind in the comments below.

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