Covered is Macy Gray's sixth studio album that was released on March 26, 2012 by 429 Records.


  1. Here Comes The Rain Again 3:44
  2. Creep 4:18
  3. You Want Them Nervous 1:12
  4. Smoke Two Joints 2:48
  5. La La La (Teaching The Kids) 0:25
  6. Teenagers 2:56
  7. The Power Of Love 0:41
  8. Nothing Else Matters 5:42
  9. Sail 4:27
  10. I Try Is Cool And All, But... 1:29
  11. Maps 2:51
  12. Love Lockdown/Buck 3:59
  13. Mel Rap 0:33
  14. Bubbly 3:11
  15. Wake Up 3:51
  16. Really? 2:21

Chart Performance[]

"Covered" peaked at #35 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

Critical Reception[]

"Covered" received generally positive reviews from music critics.

At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 68, based on 5 reviews, which indicates "generally favorable reviews".

At AnyDecentMusic? (which collates critical reviews from more than 50 media sources), the album scored 6.1 points out of 10.

Allmusic wrote: "Fortunately, all of it's enlivened by Gray's ability to (mostly) deliver strong performances that don't sound like they've been labored over." wrote that the album "had the makings of something great, but ends up sounding far more uneven than it should have."