You're the Best [Expanded Edition]

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All Music Guide - Andrew Hamilton
Keni Burke is the youngest of the original Five Stairsteps and the only one still seriously involved in music. You're the Best, a fine effort, never reached first base. RCA pushed "Let Somebody Love You" and the title track, but neglected tracks like the chugging, stop-and-go "Night Riders," pumped by spirited backing vocals, and "Gotta Find My Way Back to Your Heart," a dramatic ballad that Burke composed with Bill Withers. "Never Stop Loving Me," a Burke/Curtis Mayfield composition, has the same texture and sweetness of a Mayfield solo, while "Paintings of Love" is pure, unbridled Burke, sung in a soft, introspective voice that gels ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Hamilton
Keni Burke is the youngest of the original Five Stairsteps and the only one still seriously involved in music. You're the Best, a fine effort, never reached first base. RCA pushed "Let Somebody Love You" and the title track, but neglected tracks like the chugging, stop-and-go "Night Riders," pumped by spirited backing vocals, and "Gotta Find My Way Back to Your Heart," a dramatic ballad that Burke composed with Bill Withers. "Never Stop Loving Me," a Burke/Curtis Mayfield composition, has the same texture and sweetness of a Mayfield solo, while "Paintings of Love" is pure, unbridled Burke, sung in a soft, introspective voice that gels with the poetic lyrics.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/25/2014
  • Label: Razor & Tie
  • UPC: 810736020742
  • Catalog Number: 3602074
  • Sales rank: 129,240

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Keni Burke Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Curtis Mayfield Composer
Todd Rundgren Composer
Bill Withers Composer
Keni Burke Composer
Dean Gant Composer
Dennis Burke Composer
Alex Henderson Liner Notes
Henry Towns Reissue Producer
Tony Calvert Reissue Producer
Sean Brennan Mastering
Leon Chancelor Composer
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