L.A. State of Mind

album by Melanie Brown

L.A. State of Mind is the second studio album by English singer and songwriter Melanie Brown. It was released on 27 June 2005 by Amber Café. Brown recorded most of the album in her kitchen with her friends from London and did not want to release it via a record label.[1] Like Hot (2000), L.A. State of Mind received negative reviews from critics.

L.A. State of Mind
Studio album by
Released27 June 2005
LabelAmber Café
  • Laurie Jay (exec.)
  • Kevin Malpass
Melanie Brown chronology
L.A. State of Mind
Singles from L.A. State of Mind
  1. "Today"
    Released: 13 June 2005

Critical reception change

Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic     [2]
The Guardian     [3]

L.A. State of Mind received generally mixed to negative reviews upon its release from music critics.

Track listing change

Credits adapted from the liner notes of L.A. State of Mind.[4]

All songs written and composed by Melanie Brown and Kevin Malpass, except where noted. 

No. Title Length
1. "Today" (Malpass) 3:16
2. "Stay in Bed Days"   4:05
3. "Beautiful Girl"   3:47
4. "Music of the Night (Perdido)"   3:48
5. "If I Had My Life Again"   4:41
6. "In Too Deep"   4:00
7. "Sweet Pleasure"   3:40
8. "L.A. State of Mind"   3:44
9. "Say Say Say"   3:54
10. "Bad, Bad Girl"   3:25
11. "Hold On"   3:51
No. Title Length
12. "L.A. State of Mind: The Documentary"   28:17

References change

  1. "New Melanie B's Album In The Works". Pop Music. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  2. Jon O'Brien. L.A. State of Mind at AllMusic. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  3. "Melanie Brown, LA State of Mind (Amber Cafe)". The Guardian. 23 June 2005. Retrieved 17 May 2012.
  4. "Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  5. "Melanie B ?– L.A. State of Mind". iTunes. Retrieved 6 May 2010.
  6. "L.A. State Of Mind ?(CD, Album + DVD-V + Ltd)". Amazon. Retrieved 6 May 2010.