Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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Al Jarreau

  • Glow [Reprise, 1976] C+

Consumer Guide Reviews:

Glow [Reprise, 1976]
This man has the looks and voice and technique and support of an instant superstar. So why isn't he? Maybe because he neither writes nor interprets songs with the soul to match his freeze-dried facility. C+

Further Notes:

Distinctions Not Cost-Effective [1980s]: NARAS's idea of a jazz singer.