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Music Review: 'The Best of Bobby McFerrin'

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The Best of Bobby McFerrin

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Bobby McFerrin
Producers:
Blue Note
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

The Best of Bobby McFerrin showcases the world’s most musical comedian, performing a few of his signature tunes of the past decade: ”Don’t Worry, Be Happy,” ”Thinkin’ About Your Body,” his one-man-band Beatles covers. But McFerrin’s amazing facility is also his curse; he flits restlessly among his million voices. It would be nice to hear him sing an entire album in one voice. Then again, if you’re capable of the inspired wackiness of ”Good Lovin’,” it must be hard to play things straight. A-