Love You to Tears

These old-timers exude more vocal vitality than new-jack swingers BLACKstreet and New Edition combined on Love You to Tears. The O’Jays’ latest offers vintage-sounding soul — along with some fierce acoustic strumming on ”Pay the Bills” — but the songs have a surprisingly contemporary edge. Not many other ’70s vets act their age and still sound decades younger. A-

Love You to Tears
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