Shine Working with Nashville hitmaker Dann Huff, this good-time country gal lays on the mid-'80s soft-rock cheese a bit thick on Shine : "I Just Call… Shine Working with Nashville hitmaker Dann Huff, this good-time country gal lays on the mid-'80s soft-rock cheese a bit thick on Shine : "I Just Call… 2009-03-24 Martina McBride Country
Music Review

Shine (2009)

Blue-Eyed Girl: Martina McBride
Blue-Eyed Girl: Martina McBride
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: Mar 24, 2009; Lead Performance: Martina McBride; Genre: Country

Working with Nashville hitmaker Dann Huff, this good-time country gal lays on the mid-'80s soft-rock cheese a bit thick on Shine: ''I Just Call You Mine'' could be a lady's take on John Waite's ''Missing You.'' She fares better when she strips down, as in ''I'm Trying,'' a gorgeous chamber-folk weeper. B–

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Originally posted Mar 18, 2009 Published in issue #1040 Mar 27, 2009 Order article reprints