Close Enough for Love

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All Music Guide - JT Griffith
Peggy Lee's 1979 album Close Enough for Love is a disco-themed take on her classic themes of love and romance. "You" is a light, mellow funk ballad, while the standard "Just One of Those Things" becomes a propulsive dance anthem. Those looking for songs similar to Lee's trademark "Fever" will want to add the smoldering, sexy "Easy Does It" to their collection. Peggy Lee's voice sounds a bit depressed on this album, indicating, perhaps, an unfamiliarity with the new musical trappings. But that quality also gives the album's more straightforward numbers, like "Rain Sometimes" and "Come in From the Rain" (sounding like Wings), a moving, somber tone. An example of a dated ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - JT Griffith
Peggy Lee's 1979 album Close Enough for Love is a disco-themed take on her classic themes of love and romance. "You" is a light, mellow funk ballad, while the standard "Just One of Those Things" becomes a propulsive dance anthem. Those looking for songs similar to Lee's trademark "Fever" will want to add the smoldering, sexy "Easy Does It" to their collection. Peggy Lee's voice sounds a bit depressed on this album, indicating, perhaps, an unfamiliarity with the new musical trappings. But that quality also gives the album's more straightforward numbers, like "Rain Sometimes" and "Come in From the Rain" (sounding like Wings), a moving, somber tone. An example of a dated album, but one that is a ripe for a rediscovery.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/9/2002
  • Label: Drg
  • UPC: 021471147124
  • Catalog Number: 91471

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Peggy Lee Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Vocals
John Chiodini Guitar
Max Bennett Bass
Dennis Budimir Guitar
John Guerin Percussion, Drums
Dick Hazard Conductor
John Pisano Guitar
Ian Underwood Keyboards
Technical Credits
Tchad Blake Engineer
Walter Donaldson Composer
Hugh Fordin Producer
Will Friedwald Liner Notes
Dick Hazard Arranger
Geoff Howe Engineer
Johnny Mandel Composer
Alan Silverman Remastering
Paul Williams Composer
LuAnn Graffeo Art Direction
Sibbi Chalawick Art Direction
Harold Adamson Composer
Dan O'Leary Reissue Producer
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