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Here Lies Love

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David Byrne | PRETTY FACE David Byrne
Chris Buck

Here Lies Love

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Pop

We gave it a B

A dance? album about Imelda Marcos? Not exactly what you’d imagine bumping at the club. But the ex?first lady of the Philippines, a Studio 54 regular, would’ve loved Fatboy Slim’s grooves. While the relentlessly breezy vibe ?occasionally drifts into numbness, Marcos’ story remains fascinating, especially as sung by the likes of Cyndi Lauper, St. Vincent, and Santigold. ?B

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