Remain In Light

Angélique Kidjo - Remain In Light
Critic Score
Based on 11 reviews
2018 Ratings: #64 / 890
User Score
Based on 29 ratings
Liked by 1 person
June 8, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
- / Label
Afro-Funk / Genre
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liammenzies
86

You would think what is essentially a remake of one of my, and countless others, favourite albums of all time would be sacrilegious but Angelique's choice to strip back Talking Head's magnum opus down to the afro-funk roots that fuelled it is so simple yet so genius, it's ridiculous that no one thought to do it sooner. Sure, Once in a Lifetime doesn't benefit greatly from this skeletal approach but a large portion of this album finds new life in this fresh design, meaning that an album over ... read more

hellodecatur
NR

Truly the year of P4k giving my favs 7.7s

Got this as a father's day gift for my dad. Ps. check out her album Logozo from 1992 it is LIT.

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Track List

  1. Born Under Punches
  2. Crosseyed and Painless
  3. The Great Curve
  4. Once in a Lifetime
  5. Houses in Motion
  6. Seen and Not Seen
  7. Listening Wind
  8. The Overload

Year End Lists

#62/Uncut
#97/Fopp
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Added on: March 23, 2018