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Otis Redding

People Get Ready Russell Watson (CD)

Russell Watson first appeared in the charts in 2001 with The Voice, an album of mainly classical favourites.

Friday, 19 June, 2009, 12:00am

Soul Seal (CD)

Some critics have said Seal's Soul is a pointless album, that he brings nothing new to this collection of classic tracks. But it is equally easy to argue that, unless modern artists cover great songs such as the 12 found here, the now-timeless songs will eventually be lost in the ether.

29 May 2009 - 12:00am

Leave soul to the experts

Russell Watson first appeared in the charts in 2001 with The Voice, an album of mainly classical favourites. Although not classically trained, he was told his voice suited operatic pieces such as Nessun Dorma, and recorded four more albums of classical-crossover tracks.

29 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Classy introduction to classics

Some critics have said Seal's Soul is a pointless album, that he brings nothing new to this collection of classic tracks. But it is equally easy to argue that, unless modern artists cover great songs like the 12 found here, the now-timeless songs will eventually be lost to the ether.

8 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

sing it back

How many times can you sing the same 'N Sync song on karaoke night before everyone starts to lose interest? Sometimes, the meagre selection of songs in English just doesn't cut it.

1 Apr 2007 - 12:00am