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Just for You

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Just For You

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Lionel Richie
Producers:
Island
genre:
POP

We gave it a C-

Nice to see the Make-Out King of the ’70s get such respect — Just for You is a three-CD career overview of moan-and-groan symphonies like ”Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe.” Barry White never lost his moose-in-heat singing, but for the past decade he has been saddled with formulaic songs and bad arrangements (drum machines in place of orchestras!). So unless you’re a diehard, stick with the earlier one-disc Greatest Hits — babe. C-