When I compile my weekly list of the new releases most deserving your attention, it's often a simple exercise in addition and subtraction!
First I jot down the name of every album I feel is the slightest bit worthy of special attention! Then, carefully, I draw a line through each and every one that--when push comes to shove--really isn't worth my time or yours!
But every week, however miraculously, enough names can be removed to finally leave only the very best for your perusal!
Sadly, after doing that this week, I only ended up with four albums! So I threw some other junk in and hope you won't notice!
Reba McEntire: Keep On Lovin' You (Valory) The first album in six years from country goddess Reba McEntire shows an unexpected spunk and verve that some experts attribute to the singer's recent road forays with American Idol star Kelly Clarkson! It's, like, "sassy"! It's hard not to wish the best for McEntire--just as it's hard to stop fantasizing about the mysterious arrival of anRead More »from Reba Leba Fa Fa Fa!