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  1. Star Turtle, Pt. 1
  2. Hear Me in the Harmony
  3. How Do Y'all Know
  4. Just Like Me
  5. Reason to Believe
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  1. Star Turtle, Pt. 1
  2. Hear Me in the Harmony
  3. How Do Y'all Know
  4. Just Like Me
  5. Reason to Believe
  6. Star Turtle, Pt. 2
  7. Little Farley
  8. Eyes of the Seeker
  9. Nobody Like You to Me
  10. Booze Hound
  11. City Beneath the Sea
  12. Star Turtle, Pt. 3
  13. Never Young
  14. Mind on the Matter
  15. Star Turtle, Pt. 4 #
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Star Turtle is Harry Connick, Jr.'s most ambitious album, a four-part suite that attempts to tell the evolution of jazz and R&B to funk and rock. Given such an unwieldy concept, it's surprising how well the album works, actually. Connick can play jazz and R&B with flair, if not much identity. What sinks the album is when he treads too closely to contemporary waters, because he sounds old-fashioned and surprisingly conservative when he works in a rock & roll or funk-oriented idiom. Nevertheless, Connick's revivalism works ...

Star Turtle 1996, Columbia

UPC: 074646757529

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