Chris Buck
Melissa Maerz
March 31, 2010 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Here Lies Love

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
genre
Pop

We gave it a B

A dance? album about Imelda Marcos? Not exactly what you’d imagine bumping at the club. But the ex?first lady of the Philippines, a Studio 54 regular, would’ve loved Fatboy Slim’s grooves. While the relentlessly breezy vibe ?occasionally drifts into numbness, Marcos’ story remains fascinating, especially as sung by the likes of Cyndi Lauper, St. Vincent, and Santigold. ?B

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