Leaving street edge (such as it is) to their American brethren, the downy Irish lads of Westlife have staked a claim on the boy-band map: syrupy ballads and nothing else. Slaves to girls’ desires, they spend their entire self-titled debut CD hoping, moping, moaning, and begging for another chance, girl. Even the cover of Extreme’s ”More Than Words” sounds like it was lifted from Andrew Lloyd Webber. This should come with a warning to diabetics. C
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