What a Woman Wants to Hear

When your name evokes a dishwashing detergent and a department store, you’d better have something else to turn people’s heads. Luckily for Dawn Sears, on What a Woman Wants to Hear, she shows talent in spades, applying her emotive voice — two parts Reba McEntire, one part Shelby Lynne — to a solid repertoire of ballads (”Tell Me I’m Crazy”), blues (”Could Be the Mississippi”), and Western swing (”No More Tears”). B+

What a Woman Wants to Hear
  • Music