Album Review: A Legendary Christmas by John Legend
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Why didn't this happen sooner? John Legend's booming vocals and stagy vibrato are perfect for belting Christmas classics and he's in his element on his first holiday effort.
On A Legendary Christmas, Legend keeps things cheerful and unabashedly cheesy, blending jazz, soul, gospel and blues to reimagine seasonal hits without completely reinventing the wheel. Though features are sparse, the few guest appearances are thoughtfully done. Stevie Wonder, a Christmas music legend in his own right, is a heartwarming addition to the Motown ….