Highway Queen

Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
2017 Ratings: #390 / 898
User Score
Based on 19 ratings
February 17, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
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Lots of things to enjoy on this album, first and foremost the retro Nashville sound and very nice arrangements. I didn't think that Lane's vocals quite matched the beauty of their backdrops, however. The lyrics were certainly fine, but she seems to hedge her bets a little bit -- sometimes going for introspective songwriterly fare, sometimes selling herself as an outlaw, but never fully committing to either or truly playing a convincing outlaw. The songs where she lets loose and embraces a more ... read more
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Track List

  1. 700,000 Rednecks
  2. Highway Queen
  3. Lay You Down
  4. Jackpot
  5. Companion
  6. Big Mouth
  7. Foolish Heart
  8. Send the Sun
  9. Muddy Waters
  10. Forever Lasts Forever
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Added on: November 20, 2016