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Love Makes No Sense

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Love Makes No Sense

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Alexander O'Neal
Producers:
A&M, Tabu

We gave it a B-

Over seven winning tracks (gentle romps, stompers, and slow jams) Alexander O’Neal’s strong, creamy tenor encounters synthesizers and hip-hop production, linking the sexual with the spiritual, and giving powerful R&B modernist credibility as well as cross-generational appeal. It’s really too bad about the last three tracks on Love Makes No Sense — they’re limp, retro-conservative crap that sounds like a lost soul man’s stab at a comeback. B-