By Marc Weingarten
Updated March 17, 2020 at 02:54 AM EDT

A Funk Odyssey

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By replacing funk’s earthy grit with pixie dust, Jamiroquai’s Jay Kay makes pleasing retro-flavored dance music with gleaming surfaces and no inner life whatsoever; his group’s new album is more Gap Band than P-Funk. ”Odyssey”’s jams are dolled up in some fancy finery, though, with lush, groov-alicious arrangements that can entice even the most recalcitrant booty to get its freak on.

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A Funk Odyssey

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