Southern Comfort These unreleased tracks date back to 2000-2002, when Anthony Hamilton's longtime efforts to establish himself as a neo-soul singer had led to backup gigs and… Southern Comfort These unreleased tracks date back to 2000-2002, when Anthony Hamilton's longtime efforts to establish himself as a neo-soul singer had led to backup gigs and… 2007-04-03 Anthony Hamilton R&B
Music Review

Southern Comfort (2007)

EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Apr 03, 2007; Lead Performance: Anthony Hamilton; Genre: R&B

These unreleased tracks date back to 2000-2002, when Anthony Hamilton's longtime efforts to establish himself as a neo-soul singer had led to backup gigs and little else. You can hear the genuine frustration in his voice as he wails about feeling ''so sick and tired of all that this world is offering'' on the slow-burning, funky ''Glad U Called.'' Aside from a few underwritten tunes, Southern Comfort is a worthy set — made that much sweeter by the critical and commercial success that Hamilton would soon capture.

Originally posted Apr 06, 2007 Published in issue #929 Apr 13, 2007 Order article reprints