While Ciara is gearing up to take the radio airwaves by storm with her new Ludacris-assisted track, ‘Ride’, another song from the entertainer has surfaced. Similar to ‘Ride’, ‘Speechless’ was written and produced by The-Dream and Tricky Stewart. Ciara’s yet-untitled LP hits stores hits stores later this year. Check out the track below:
Why have all the non-club songs produced by The-Dream and Stewart during the last few months sounded almost exactly the same? Although the track is easy on the ear and quite sexy, Ciara has fallen into the same trap that several artists before her have done in recent times: she sounds more like The-Dream than herself. Furthermore, the production break down sounds strikingly similar to Mariah Carey’s ‘Ribbon’. Has R&B’s most popular production duo hit a sudden creative block? Whatever the case may be, their current formula is has grown particularly stale to say the least.