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Thursday, December 21, 2000

Review - Lovers Rock

Artist: Sade

Posted on Thu, Dec 21, 2000 at 4:00 AM

Lovers Rock
Label: Epic
Media: CD
Format: Album
WorkNameSort: Lovers Rock

After eight years, Sade re-turns with the ballad-heavy "Lovers Rock," a seducing comeback that glows with impressive vocal performances. The beauty in almost any Sade song is in its tantalizing mood and rapturous energy. Every cut on this gem captures that feeling, from the poppiest -- the upbeat, dreamy "By Your Side" -- to the radiantly sensitive "The Sweetest Gift." In between, Sade also reveals an incisive melancholy side, like the intrepidly playful title track.

One thing is for certain: Sade and her band Sweetback have a gift for creating unique soulful sounds. "Lovers Rock" satisfies the romantic in all of us.

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