Wednesday, May 22, 2013

'To Be Loved' Michael Bublé

                His voice is classic, a beautiful, soulful crooning that comes from deep within his heart. Yes, I’m talking about Michael Bublé. His new album To Be Loved, out now, finds the Grammy winner covering songs by Frank Sinatra, the Bee Gees, Jackson 5, Elvis Presley, Van Morrison,and more. In the mix of golden standards are four original songs co-written by Bublé, dipping into his personal life for inspiration.

These are good times for the singer, who is about to become a first-time dad. He sounds like a man in love with life. "I wrote Close Your Eyes about my wife and about the power of all the women in my life—my sisters, my mom, my grandma and all women in general. Let’s face it, where would we be without them? I Got It Easy, another original, is basically a song where I count my blessings and is a reminder to me and everyone to appreciate all the good parts of life. I’m a very lucky guy and I never want to forget it."

The hardest part for me and this new album is listening to it at work; it came out the PERFECT time for summer. I want to get the album, put it in my truck, open the sun roof and sing on the top of my lungs to his beautiful voice while weaving through the mountain roads up to Breckenridge. It makes me want to dance with my husband on our back porch at dusk while drinking some sangria’s and the sun setting behind the Rockies.

"I want to take you on a wonderful journey about love—all different kinds of love," Michael says. "The album swings big time: it rocks, it’s soulful,  it’s happy, sometimes a little sad. It’s romantic, it’s yummy, and it’s heartfelt."

Yummy… I think that sums of the album perfectly!

You can purchase To Be Loved by Michael Bublé at: Amazon 

I participated in this campaign for One2One Network. I received a free copy of the album to facilitate my review. By posting, I am eligible for incentives. All opinions stated are my own.

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