For the album's most overt love song, Cudder, fittingly, enlists Raphael Saadiq for some background vocals. "You can lick it after I’m done lickin’ you first/I wanna taste it," the Cleveland MC propsitions explicitly.
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A track-by-track review of Cudder's surprise fourth album.
Talent was in abundance as a new crop of stars impressed a celebrity audience.
Singer/Producer Raphael Saadiq introduces his protegé, Adrian Marcel. He's like a sponge. He knows the ins and outs and he knows his position as an artist," Saadiq said of Marcel. (Photo: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images for BET)
Mentor, Raphael Saadiq (L) and mentee, Adrian Marcel pose for a photo before Adrian went on to deliver an unforgettable opening set. (Photo: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images for BET)
Highlights from the star-studded night.