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Seal: Standards

Read "Standards" reviewed by Karl Ackermann


It shouldn't be a surprise that Seal would take on the American songbook, with a baritone that was made for classics like “Autumn Leaves" and “Love for Sale." Born Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel in Paddington, England, the singer, guitarist and composer rose to fame with his global hits, and Grammy-winning songs, “Crazy" and “Kiss From a Rose," both from his first self-titled album (Warner Music UK, 1991). That album--and a number of subsequent Seal releases--were produced by Trevor Horn of ...


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