By Steve Futterman
December 17, 1999 at 05:00 AM EST

Heavy Picks: The Robert Cray Band Collection

B+
type
  • Music
Genre
  • Blues

A gorgeously soulful voice, biting guitar style, and winning delivery haven’t hurt Cray any, but his secret weapon may be the topflight material that sets him apart from others mining the blues/R&B tradition. Expertly crafted songs, including ”Right Next Door (Because of Me)” and ”Smoking Gun,” highlight this solid survey of Cray’s 1980-’97 breakthrough years. B+

Heavy Picks: The Robert Cray Band Collection

type
  • Music
Genre
  • Blues
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