RECORDINGS VIEW; Once Again, the Retro Realm Of Lenny Kravitz
NYTimes - almost 26 years
Pop music keeps getting smarter and smarter. There are sub-markets, markets of blond 12-year-olds, markets near the border of the mainstream, the mainstream itself. Pop continually mutates, finding just the right look and sound for the eager consumers who use the music as proof of membership. A good example is Lenny Kravitz's "Mama Said"