|Studio album by|
|Released||March 8, 1994|
|Singles from Natural Thing|
Natural Thing is the debut studio album by American singer Tanya Blount, released on March 8, 1994 under Polydor Records. The album peaked at No. 58 on the Billboard Top R&B Albums chartand features the top 40 R&B hit, "Through the Rain", "I'm Gonna Make You Mine" and "Hold On".
AllMusic editor William Ruhlmann called Blount a "competent but unexceptional R&B singer". He found that with Natural Thing she undertook to copy the quiet storm formula of Anita Baker on her debut album [...] but nothing about the record suggested she would be any real competition to Baker or other adult Black pop figures any time soon."
|1.||"I'm Gonna Make You Mine"||4:47|
|2.||"Through the Rain"||5:09|
|4.||"No More Lies"||3:51|
|5.||"Love Ballad"||Skip Scarborough||Kenni Hairston||3:30|
|6.||"Is It Love" (featuring Freddie Jackson)||4:20|
|7.||"Spend Another Night"||Griffin||4:38|
|9.||"For All the Right Reasons"||Davitt Sigerson||4:23|
|US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)||58|
| US || US|
| UK |
|"I'm Gonna Make You Mine"||1994||—||57||34||85|
|"Through the Rain"||90||27||21||—|
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