Lisa Stansfield - Affection (CD, Album)

Real Love Deluxe. So Natural Deluxe. Lisa Stansfield's long-awaited eponymous fourth album finds the blue-eyed soul singer at the top of her game, turning in a stylish set of smooth, disco-inflected dance-pop. So Natural. After achieving minor success as the lead singer of the U.

The combination of lush, Barry White-influenced arrangements and Stansfield's soulful voice proved wildly popular, and Stansfield became one of the hottest new international artists of the late '80s.

Unfortunately, Stansfield's popularity slipped a bit with the follow-up, 's Real Love, but the album was still a respectable seller. So Natural, from , failed to reestablish Stansfield as a major commercial force, but since the album was never released in the U.

Though So Natural pales in comparison to Affection and even Real Love, it certainly isn't bad, and the lack of an American release remains a mystery. The album is definitely consistent, but the ballad-heavy approach wears thin.

He also called the album "consistent" and noted its many ballads. It "lacks a surefire hit single" but offers "many pleasant moments". Lyrically, the songs are all linked by the theme of love but musically the diversity is "breathtaking. So Natural was the most successful in the United Kingdom where it peaked at number six and achieved Platinum certification.

In other European countries, it reached top forty: number twenty-four in Sweden, twenty-five in Germany, twenty-seven in Switzerland, thirty in Austria and thirty-three in the Netherlands. In other parts of the world, So Natural peaked at number fifty in Japan and sixty-seven in Australia. Credits taken from AllMusic. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lisa Stansfield. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 23 April Australia's Music Charts Hung Medien.

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Originally released in , Affection is Lisa Stansfield 's debut album as a solo artist, and comprises 13 tracks. In , a completely remastered CD version was released both on i read more. Related Tags. pop.

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  1. Arriving as it did in , before nostalgia for '70s dance music turned from irony to genuine appreciation, Lisa Stansfield's Affection was ahead of its time. Featuring up-to-date clubland rhythms percolating under sweeping string arrangements a la Barry White and classic Philly soul, Stansfield's music struck the perfect balance between looking forward and looking back/5().
  2. Label: Arista - ,Bertelsmann Music Group - • Format: CD Album • Country: Europe • Genre: Electronic, Pop • Style: Downtempo, House Lisa Stansfield - Affection (, CD) | Discogs/5(99).
  3. Just got a replacement cd of my favorite lisa stansfield album "Affection" is one of those rare comes around every once in a while. when this came out in i was in my junior year in high this album brings back fun memories.. if this was released in it would still be a smash hit! Lisa stansfield is a class act/5().
  4. Lisa Stansfield - Affection music CD album at CD Universe, Digitally remastered and expanded three disc two CDs + NTSC/Region 0 DVD deluxe edition of this album. Everything Artist Title Song SoundTrack Label.
  5. Lisa Stansfield: Affection ‎ (CD, Album) Arista: Philippines: Unknown: Sell This Version: Recommendations Reviews Add Review [r] Release. Edit Release All Versions of this Release New Submission. Add to Collection /5(11).
  6. When Lisa Stansfield took the R&B world by storm with her melancholy, Barry White-influenced single "All Around the World," it was obvious that not since Teena Marie had a white female singer performed R&B so convincingly. Though she didn't shy away from hip-hop and house-music elements, Affection leaves no doubt where the British singer's heart lies -- sleek yet gritty '70s R&B.9/
  7. Lisa Stansfield - Album discography. The Collection (re-issues of first 5 studio albums. Released in the UK 10th Nov ) Cat#: LSBOX
  8. Dec 21,  · "Affection" is her debut album, that made her huge star back in The first single "All Around The World" became international #1 hit and her signature song, but it's far from being the best track on the album. This title goes to dance anthem "This Is The Right Time", that always makes me feel good/5(14).

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