My brother turned me onto this record. 80s/90s R&B cat reinvents himself as a Motown-inspired hybrid of Smokey Robinson & Stevie Wonder with a dash of Sam Cooke, a foot in the present and an ear to the future.
Buy this thing and let yourself go. You’ll dance, you’ll sing, you’ll smile. You might even choke up a little like me.
I keep playing this cut, “Sometimes”, over and over and over and over lately.
I think about this coming Tuesday and I pause …
I’m excited yet guarded. I’ve got a feeling of cautious relief. There’s embers of hope but still ..
such a long .. long .. long way to go.