R&B vocalist Omarion will this week release his sophomore album, "21," via Epic. The set features production from Pharrell Williams, the Underdogs, Eric Hudson and Bryan-Michael Cox.

R&B vocalist Omarion will this week release his sophomore album, "21," via Epic. The set features production from Pharrell Williams, the Underdogs, Eric Hudson and Bryan-Michael Cox.

"To me, at 21, it was a realization of who I wanted to become -- just me practicing my morals as a man and getting better in my craft," Omarion says. The album is the follow-up to 2005's "O," which debuted at No. 1 on both The Billboard 200 and Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

"When any artists tries to make a classic album, they try to make it from their heart and relay it from situations that everybody can relate to, and just make good music" he says. "That's the same thing I tried to do, but I took the elements of old school because I remember how it used to make me feel when I heard a song."

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