That's Life (Bonus Track Version)
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||That's Life||Russell Watson||3:10||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||Strangers In the Night||Russell Watson||4:46||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||When I Fall In Love||Russell Watson||3:43||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||You Don't Know Me||Russell Watson||3:17||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||You Make Me Feel So Young||Russell Watson||2:59||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||Born Free||Russell Watson||2:55||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||I Left My Heart In San Francisco||Russell Watson||3:41||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||Summer Wind||Russell Watson||3:33||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||Let There Be Love||Russell Watson||3:16||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||Smile||Russell Watson||4:07||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||It Was a Very Good Year||Russell Watson||5:47||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||To All the Girls I've Loved Before||Russell Watson & Alexander O'Neal||3:52||$2.19||View in iTunes|
||One for My Baby (Bonus Track)||Russell Watson||4:42||$1.69||View in iTunes|
Russell continues to amaze
Russell has displayed a rather incredible range of musical abilities over the past few years. His classical/operatic work remains his strongpoint (listen to Nessun Dorma for proof). His inspiration/rock oriented "Where my heart will take me", the theme to Star Trek: Enterprise showed a flare for more mainstream, popular music. Now "That's Life" brings us a new flavour of Watson's voice, this time, in the style of swing. Unfortunetly, his first attempt at this genre is less than impressive. It pales in comparrison to the work of Michael Buble among others and he generally sounds like he is out of his depth. The vocals are flat, and his articulation is a little sloppy. It actually sounds like he is trying to combine opera with swing. Whether or not this was his intention, the fact remains that it doesn't work. Russell has a remarkable voice for the opera, and even rock/pop. But when it comes to swing, he has a way to go.
This Cd is actually very good their are several great songs on this cd, a good swing cd from Mr. Watson
That's Life Review
Russell Watson burst on to the scene a number of years ago now with an amazing voice that captivated many countries. Whilst it's great to see and hear another album, "The Voice" is just not the same as experienced in his first two albums. The classical Tenor voice is no where near as powerful as it has been and the song selections perhaps have contributed to this. Overall, Russell Watson's first two albums were 5 out of 5, sadly, this one is just a 2. Oh well... That's Life!
Born: 23 November 1966 in Salford, Lancashire, England
Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s