Heat, Dust and Dreams ()

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Heat, Dust and Dreams - Johnny Clegg & Savuka
Track Listing
  1. These Days
  2. The Crossing (Osiyeza)
  3. I Can Never Be (What You Want Me to Be)
  4. When the System Has Fallen
  5. Tough Enough
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  1. These Days
  2. The Crossing (Osiyeza)
  3. I Can Never Be (What You Want Me to Be)
  4. When the System Has Fallen
  5. Tough Enough
  6. The Promise
  7. Inevitable Consequence of Progress
  8. In My African Dream
  9. Emotional Allegiance (Stand by Me)
  10. Foreign Nights (Working Dog in Babylon)
  11. Your Time Will Come
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A nice album of pieces, with almost lilting vocals coming from lead singer Johnny Clegg, from time to time almost reminiscent of some mixture of Dylan and Springsteen. The guitar work seems slightly influenced by reggae, which wouldn't be too surprising given the half-South African membership of the group. Overall rather pop-like, but a decently higher quality of pop than the majority that's generally pushed on the American market. For those curious as to what's happening in cross-cultural pop music, it would be a great ...

Heat, Dust and Dreams 1993, Capitol

UPC: 077779879526

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