Built on eerie electro-disco synths—echoes of the Giorgio Moroder era—this body-rocker gives that voice reason to wail. 
2 MISSY ELLIOTT
“9th Inning” and “Triple Threat”
The much-missed rapper reunites with Timbaland. They’ve done better, yes, but they can still get their freak on. Both: 
Ballads were never really Ciara’s specialty, and this Prince-meets-Zapp slow jam doesn’t exactly launch her upcoming One Woman Army with a powerful strike.