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Music Single Review: 'Give Me One Reason'

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Give Me One Reason

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Tracy Chapman
Producers:
Elektra
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B

On the understated but soulful single ”Give Me One Reason”, issue-conscious folk-rocker Chapman jumps off her soapbox to tell an indifferent lover to grab her before she’s gone. Surprisingly, Chapman’s sexual politics are nearly as convincing as her social ones, thanks to some greasy electric guitar and a groove deep enough to induce a good shimmy. B

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