I Only Want To Be With You, in which Barry sings that love is so much more than a physical thing, lays down a smooth, toe-tapping groove with just a touch of good old-fashioned funk; I wish this song had been released as a single because I think it would have been a huge hit.
Don't You Want to Know is slow and sensual, really a beautiful little song. With a nice mixture of up-tempo tracks and mesmerizing ballads, this album returned Barry White to the spotlight and, in so doing, gave the world ten more Barry White classics to enjoy forevermore.
Barry White may have mellowed a little bit bybut the magic was still there for all to hear and enjoy. He was and always will be the icon. Barry White! Considered White's 90's "comeback", although the singer had continuously recorded and released albums since his 70's peak, "The Icon is Love" introduced a new generation to the baritone crooner. White knew how to begin AND end a relationship.
With his recent passing, one can be grateful that his unique musical style will live on. Cut listing and times: 1. Practice What You Preach 2. There it is 3. I Only Want to Be with You 4. The Time is Right 5. Baby's Home 6. Come On 7. Love is the Icon 8. Sexy Undercover 9. Don't You Want to Know? Whatever We Had, We Had One person found this helpful.
I have always loved listening to Barry White because he's got a voice that's out of this world and this is his greatest yet. I fell in love with The Icon is Love the first time I listened to it.
This CD is the ultimate when it comes to love songs from Barry. From the music to Barry talking, this CD is soft, sensual and passionate. A very addictive CD. A must buy for all those in love. Barry white is truly The Time Is Right - Barry White - The Icon Is Love (CD inspirational musician and person. Going on for more than 3 decades he proves he can still get jiggy with his new music. I am a Album) and mostly like his new 90's hits as preferred to his older ones.
Its funny how when you hear a song that you like when your really young that moment in time and what you did at that specific time stays in your memory.
Album) this case everytime i hear the song "practice what you preach" it brings back memories of when i was in 7th grade technology class turning on the radio hearing this song, and going out to buy the album the same day. Thanks Barry for those memories. I grew up on Barry White and some of my fondest teenage memories are when hewould be playing on 8- track or album. I can not say enough about his music and the messages that he explains through them.
My favorite song by Barry, would have to be "Practice what you Preach", because that is wat I have done for a great many years now. What can I say moreover about his great style of song? One would just have to put on any of his music and judge for themselves. I have reviewed a lot of his works, and what more could one say-- it is the kind that you can fall in love with, or all over again: I did!
See all reviews. Top reviews from other countries. For me Barry White The Time Is Right - Barry White - The Icon Is Love (CD endless musical talent.
He certainly would not have continued popularity over the decades if his style of music did not appeal to most people. I enjoy listening to this selection of romantic music. Some would say it is old fashioned but I think it is wonderful.
Report abuse. If you like Barry White you will enjoy this. The Walrus of Soul While these young whipper snapper rappers think they are Album) for singing about sex, Barry was doing it with effortless style 30 years ago. A great album. More talking than singing at times. A fair listen. Liked this cd Barry back to his best. Fast, FREE delivery, video streaming, Album), music, and much more. Back to top. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip.
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Practice What You Preach. Barry White. There It Is. I Only Want to Be with You. The Time Is Right. Baby's Home. Barry J. Come On. Love Is the Icon. Sexy Undercover. Don't You Want to Know. Whatever We Had, We Had.
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