- Audio CD (June 11 1991)
- Number of Discs: 1
- Format: Import
- Label: Sire / London/Rhino
- ASIN: B000002LPP
- Other Editions: Audio CD
- Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
|1. The Beginning|
|2. Deep Water|
|6. Future Love Paradise|
|8. Show Me|
Every song on this CD captures a moment of my life. From high school through grad school to tonight. I used to listen to it before pitching in a big baseball game! I would listen to it while studying for a big test! Of course I'd play it on a date to impress the girl!!........ and I'd play it again when trying to get over that girl :(
I do not care much for any of Seal's other releases. Buy this one and if you don't like it, list it on ebay! I may end up buying from you, j/k.
With that said, Seal's "Seal" runs the risk of becoming dated and a difficult sound to transcend time. Though, his subsequent efforts have ensured that he was relegated to one-hit wonder, "Seal" remains the one CD of his to buy if you must become a owner of the "Seal" sound.
In attempts to portray his music, I would have to say part Vegas lounge lizard, disco-pop, tossed with New Age awakening lyrics, and some ambient synth thrown in there. He indeed has talent, but not the talent of say a Prince. The real draw here still remains the song, "Crazy," and its lyrical message, "Yeah, we're never going to survive unless we get a little crazy."
Here, here preacher man. Let's get the martini's rolling in this here lounge, let the disco ball spin, new age guru away. Sealed in time.
Contains the unfrogettable hit "Crazy" and eight other soulful songs clocking in at an average of nearly 6 minutes, I... Read more