Richard Hudson

Helpful votes received on reviews: 75% (6 of 8)
Location: Derby, England


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At Last ~ Cyndi Lauper
At Last ~ Cyndi Lauper
6 of 8 people found the following review helpful
At Last came as a surprise to her fans, her latest albums have been all self penned with each song carrying a clear message. It seems strange that she would conceive a Covers album with a new record deal.
These aren't so much covers as they are more interpretations of classics. The thing what makes this album stunning is the fact that her interpretations carry more emotion than the originals. Unchained Melody is sung with so much heartache you forget how the original was sung. The music arrangements could be better but the vocal arrangement is perfect. Walk On By is sung as though she is actually singing to an ex lover. The upbeat standout track Stay done with a latin beat sounds fresh… Read more