Most child stars can never have a successful second act in showbiz, since it's impossible to overcome the image that has become embedded in the popular consciousness. For Raven-Symone, it's even more difficult, because not only was she a member of The Cosby Show and Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, but she released a music album when she was a child, thereby giving herself two impressions to overcome. That's what she tries to do with her second album, Undeniable. Although she's in her late teens and is making danceable teen-pop, there is a clear indication on the record that she wants to be taken seriously and not treated as a child -- all perfectly understandable desires.
While the record is flawed, Symone does prove she can sing, and a few of the cuts are catchy. It doesn't quite hit the levels of such peers as Monica, Brandy or Britney Spears, but Undeniable does have enough strong moments to go a long way toward establishing Symone as a credible vocalist.
|With a Child's Heart / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||3:53|
|I Can Get Down / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||4:01|
|Hip Hoppers / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||4:18|
|Slow Down / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||4:52|
|Best Friends / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson / Raven-Symoné||Raven-Symoné||4:18|
|People Make the World Go Round / Linda Creed||Raven-Symoné||4:15|
|Bounce / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||4:41|
|I Love You / Stevie Wonder||Raven-Symoné||4:51|
|Lean on Me / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||4:07|
|With a Child's Heart / Vicky Basemore / Henry Cosby / Alvin Davis / Sylvia Moy||Raven-Symoné||5:34|
|Pure Love / E. Day / Freddy Boy Sawyer||Raven-Symoné||3:31|
|With a Child's Heart / Jerome "Rome" Jefferson||Raven-Symoné||3:38|