Burlesque Cher warbles, Xtina ululates, and Fosse jazz hands are heavily implied. The soundtrack for the pair’s upcoming movie musical Burlesque offers a shamelessly diva-fied mix… Burlesque Cher warbles, Xtina ululates, and Fosse jazz hands are heavily implied. The soundtrack for the pair’s upcoming movie musical Burlesque offers a shamelessly diva-fied mix… 2010-11-22 Various Artists Soundtracks
Music Review

Burlesque (2010)

HAVEN'T SEEN THE LAST OF HER Christina Aguilera in Burlesque
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HAVEN'T SEEN THE LAST OF HER Christina Aguilera in Burlesque
EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Nov 22, 2010; Lead Performance: Various Artists; Genre: Soundtracks

Cher warbles, Xtina ululates, and Fosse jazz hands are heavily implied. The soundtrack for the pair’s upcoming movie musical Burlesque offers a shamelessly diva-fied mix of balladry, Broadway cabaret, and backroom boogie-woogie — with Aguilera especially sounding far more comfortable in the retro-dolly mode of 2006’s Back to Basics than she did on her recent ''futuristic'' misfire Bionic. B

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Torchy ballad Bound to You at youtube.com
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Originally posted Nov 17, 2010 Published in issue #1130 Nov 26, 2010 Order article reprints