http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJ-6vzIqsg4&ob=av2e). Her debut was nominated for Best Alternative Album Of The Year in 1999 but she lost out to Rufus Wainwright. Esthero would switch record labels and part ways with Doc in the seven years between her debut and her sophomore album which was released in 2005. However, the lay off didn't hurt her popularity as her list of collaborations during that period was second to none. She has worked with just about everyone in the hip hop genre such as Kanye West, Timbaland and The Black Eyed Peas. Esthero has been playing the odd engagement in Toronto since 2010 in anticipation of her next release, Everything Is Expensive. The release appears to be delayed but may finally see the light of day this year. You can keep tabs on her at http://www.nearlycivilized.com/. Her debut is a difficult find today. At the time of this blog, there were copies trading on Amazon between $5 and $50. Thanks for reading and enjoy!