Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Love & Life by Eric Benét, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Love & Life

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Album Review

Rebounding from the mess of his divorce from Halle Berry — and the ensuing Hurricane of an album — Eric Benet returns to what he does best on Love & Life: making music for love-making. Slow and sultry and steeped in Stevie, Marvin, Luther, and especially Quincy Jones-produced Michael Jackson and Prince's forays into quiet storm, Love & Life is a consolidation of Benet's strengths as a seduction artist. Arriving after the turgid turmoil of Hurricane, this is frankly a relief, as Benet demonstrates a lighter touch throughout Love & Life, shedding any suggestion of personal revelation in favor of courting clichés without blushing. For some artists, this might sound like a retreat, but Benet delivers this slinky romantic music with conviction, as if he doesn't quite realize that what he's singing is essentially boudoir boilerplate. Such quiet determination turns Love & Life into effective mood music — something that might fall apart under close listening, but it was never intended for such scrutiny anyway.

Customer Reviews


This album is hot. That is all I have to say, its great! My favorites are Chocolate Legs and The Hunger.

Eric Benet

If you want great music, GET THIS ALBUM and all of Eric Benet's other albums. The man CAN sing. The lyrics are hot and the melodies are smooth. This is truly music for the soul! My favorites on this one are The Hunger and Can't Stop. Get this album. You won't be disappointed if you love R&B and soul.


This album is so much FUN! I love it. No matter what mood ur in, there's a track that should please anybody! ENJOY! Especially if you're in love.


Born: October 15, 1970 in Milwaukee, WI

Genre: R&B/Soul

Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s

Eric Benét is a contemporary R&B singer with mild hip-hop and strong adult contemporary influences. As a teenager, he performed in a family vocal group (appropriately named Benét) with his sister and cousin. The group signed with Capitol Records and released an eponymous album in 1992 that largely went unnoticed. Eric blazed his own trail as a solo artist shortly afterward, signing to Warner Bros. and releasing his debut album, True to Myself, in the fall of 1996. A Day in the Life followed in 1999;...
Full Bio
Love & Life, Eric Benét
View In iTunes
  • $10.99
  • Genres: R&B/Soul, Music, Rock, Contemporary R&B
  • Released: Sep 08, 2008

Customer Ratings

Influenced by This Artist