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Black and White America

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Lenny Kravitz | BLACK AND WHITE AMERICA Kravitz's album is a melting pot of music genres
Matthew Bitton

Black and White America

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Lenny Kravitz
music label:
81643
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B

Obama’s so gonna put this on his iPod. Kravitz’s ninth album is a melting pot of funk, soul, rock, and other made-in-the-USA genres, with songs about growing up biracial after civil rights (the ’70s-inspired title track) and plenty of hopey-changey stuff (”Stand,” ”Push”). The singer’s a decent politician himself, praising what makes this country great: freedom, optimism, and clubs where ladies do ”boongie drops.” B

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