The Lion and the Cobra - Sinéad O'Connor
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  1. Jackie
  2. Mandinka
  3. Jerusalem
  4. Just Like U Said It Would B
  5. Never Get Old
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  1. Jackie
  2. Mandinka
  3. Jerusalem
  4. Just Like U Said It Would B
  5. Never Get Old
  6. Troy
  7. I Want Your (Hands on Me)
  8. Drink Before the War
  9. Just Call Me Joe
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Sinéad O'Connor's debut, The Lion and the Cobra, was a sensation upon its 1987 release, and it remains a distinctive record, finding a major talent striving to achieve her own voice. Like many debuts, it's entirely possible to hear her influences, from Peter Gabriel to Prince and contemporary rap, but what's striking about the record is how she synthesizes these into her own sound -- an eerie, expansive sound heavy on atmosphere and tortured passion. If the album occasionally sinks into its own atmospheric murk a little too ...

The Lion and the Cobra 1990, Chrysalis Records

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