Daughtry: Baptized

American Idol winner’s yowling unfolds amid formulaic pop-rock posturing

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Daughtry are led by American Idol winner Chris Daughtry whose manly yowling unfolds amid much formulaic pop-rock posturing, leavened by the odd bizarre image such as the metaphor of two lovers as US Navy vessels in “Battleships”, complete with “boom boom boom” refrains.

Daughtry

Baptized

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