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Our Time Is Coming


Download links and information about Our Time Is Coming by Masters At Work. This album was released in 2001 and it belongs to House, Hip Hop/R&B, Soul, Dancefloor, Dance Pop genres. It contains 15 tracks with total duration of 01:00:09 minutes.

Artist: Masters At Work
Release date: 2001
Genre: House, Hip Hop/R&B, Soul, Dancefloor, Dance Pop
Tracks: 15
Duration: 01:00:09
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No. Title Length
1. Mr. V 1:02
2. Like a Butterfly (You Send Me) (featuring Patti Austin) 3:43
3. Backfired (featuring India) 7:30
4. Work (featuring Denise, Puppah Nas - T) 5:16
5. MAW Expensive (A Tribute to Fela) (featuring Wunmi) 4:47
6. Our Time Is Coming (featuring Roy Ayers) 4:55
7. Lovin' 0:26
8. Every Now and Then (featuring Billie) 6:29
9. Lean On Me (featuring James Ingram) 3:28
10. Life Is But a Dream (featuring Lynae) 4:14
11. Back In the Day 0:43
12. Latin Lover (featuring Stephanie Mills) 8:24
13. Pienso en Ti (I Think of You) (featuring Luis Salinas) 6:18
14. Deep & Dirty 0:38
15. Michele's Message 2:16



Even after ten years of club hits and dozens of the best house tracks of the decade, Masters at Work, the duo of Little Louie Vega and Kenny "Dope" Gonzalez, kept a surprisingly low profile — especially for such grand achievements. (Even their side project, Nuyorican Soul, is probably more well known than their day job.) Finally putting together a second "proper" LP almost ten years after the first, Vega and Gonzalez don't do much to surprise fans, though the subtleties inherent in the way they do it ably demonstrate their staying power. Like a latter-day Salsoul Orchestra — though with far more bite to their backing tracks — Masters at Work set up some gorgeous productions for guest vocalists like Stephanie Mills and Billie: track after track of smooth, lush house music with impeccably tight arrangements, impossibly precise playing, and just enough energy to get the reluctant out on the dancefloor. The duo also does well when expanding the house blueprint; granted, nearly the best work of their career came on the Latin record Nuyorican Soul, but that's where their heritage lies. The Afro-beat attack of "MAW Expensive" (a quasi-cover of Fela's "Expensive S**t") drives with the force of the original, and "Pienso en Ti (I Think of You)" has all the subtleties of a classic late-'70s production from the Fania label (home to salsa stars including Vega's uncle, Hector Lavoe). The duo also salutes their roots in the urban R&B of the '70s and '80s, recruiting James Ingram, Patti Austin, and Roy Ayers for powerhouse workouts. And best of all, La India, one of the most expressive talents in contemporary salsa (also Vega's wife), guests on the highlight, the extended house jam "Backfired." Though it may not quite reach the heights after ten years of expectations, Our Time Is Coming does bode well for the second decade of Masters at Work.