"At first I thought the music on this collection would be just another attempted funk fest, soul-singer wannabe and poor Donny Hathaway imitation. But, Aaron Parnell Brown is no juke-joint back room rhythm and blues singer (and I mean R&B the way it was meant in the 1960s, when Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, David Ruffin, Lou Rawls, Jackie Wilson and Gene McDaniels were R&B, pure and simple. Not what that term has come to represent today with all the poseurs, show-boaters and vocals with air-raid sirens attached to them. A shame these artists couldn't just invent their own term...but R&B? They are not, not in the truest sense, that is)...."