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"Promise" fulfilled

Advantages: Consistency of tracks, smooth melodies.
Disadvantages: Might be a bit cliché for some. Not the strongest vocals.

I couldn’t review the “Best Of” compilation without reviewing my favourite Sade album: “Promise” is the 2nd album by Sade and was released in 1985. Essentially it is a continuation of where the 1st album “Diamond Life” left off and I would characterise th ...

music-mad 16.06.2009 · Read full review
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SIMPLY SUPERB

Advantages: BRILLIANT
Disadvantages: NONE

...Sade’ s (pronounced Shar-day), voice is one like no other, Promise is her third album and the songs on it are all pure soul. Originally Sade did some modelling work in London before hitting the charts with her sultry, soothing and smokey/husky. ...

michellej 01.09.2000 · Read full review
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Will The Real Slim Sade Please Stand Up?

Advantages: Soulful, gentle and relaxing sounds, Sade show their class
Disadvantages: Can feel sombre and disassociated

A review of Soldier of Love, the 6th studio album from Sade. Soldier of Love was released in the UK on February 8th 2010 and is available in physical format and as a download. Expect to pay around £7 for either version. The track listing is identical on e ...

plipplopfromdooyoo 20.09.2010 · Read full review
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Marquis de Sade

Advantages: A few interesting tracks - album's certainly a 'grower'
Disadvantages: Some songs are a little bland

A FRESH START FOR SADE? Although I like to think of myself as someone who has an almost decent musical knowledge, there are a number of individuals and bands who have managed to escape my attention over the last few decades. One such group is 'Sade' ...

JOE.B 19.09.2010 · Read full review
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The ten year wait is finally over.

Advantages: Some great tracks including Skin
Disadvantages: Soldier of Love is a big departure and some fans may not like the style of the song

Sade has been making music since being a backing singer with a group called Pride. From 1981 she and the other band members from pride toured the UK for three years. Whilst in pride Sade fronted a segment of the show with a song called Smooth Operator whi ...

KathEv 31.03.2010 · Read full review
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