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Leave a Mark

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Leave a Mark

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
John Michael Montgomery
genre:
Country

We gave it a B

Montgomery moves gracefully through this theme album about passion and the pain of love. While the big ballads on Leave a Mark (”Hold On to Me”) soar and a mid-tempo tune about divorce (”Little Cowboys Cry”) goes to the gut, the smooth grooves have a slightly numbing effect — nothing a shot of 100-proof honky-tonk won’t cure. B

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