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Celeste Buckingham Bares Feelings with “BARE”

BARE is a testimony to what contemporary R&B-infused pop can do. European songstress Celeste Buckingham is 22—BARE’s maturity surpasses her years. Like 2013’s Pure Heroine, BARE is a stroke of genius that shouldn’t be overlooked due to age. Defining moments with BARE Starting with “Paradise,” an unconventionally slow track, the album shows its clear-cut intention.