Lila (1997) Long before LeAnn Rimes made country radio safe for teens, Asylum was courting 12-year-old Lila McCann. Now 15, the Washington native has the requisite woman's… Lila Mccann Country
Music Review

Lila (1997)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Lead Performance: Lila Mccann; Genre: Country

Long before LeAnn Rimes made country radio safe for teens, Asylum was courting 12-year-old Lila McCann. Now 15, the Washington native has the requisite woman's voice in a girl's body but applies it to more pop-oriented fare. Although the infectious ''Down Came a Blackbird'' promises great things, the rest of Lila doesn't do justice to her explosive wail. B-

Originally posted Jun 20, 1997 Published in issue #384 Jun 20, 1997 Order article reprints