Music Review: 'How Stella Got Her Groove Back'
Producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis have tried to create a soundtrack that, like this May-December romance, relies on the unexpected. But the pairing of artists like Stevie Wonder and Wyclef, Janet Jackson and Shaggy, and Big Pun and Beenie Man doesn’t achieve the same climactic chemistry. Except for cuts by Boyz II Men with Chanté Moore and Mary J. Blige, this R&B/reggae-lite sampler feels like a wind-in-your-hair ride on a road you’ve been down before. B-