Never, Never Gonna Give You Up After a three-year absence, Lisa Stansfield returns with this smooth cover of Barry White's 1973 hit, "Never, Never Gonna Give You Up." The British soulstress… Never, Never Gonna Give You Up After a three-year absence, Lisa Stansfield returns with this smooth cover of Barry White's 1973 hit, "Never, Never Gonna Give You Up." The British soulstress… Lisa Stansfield Jazz Pop
Music Review

''Never, Never Gonna Give You Up'' (1997)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Lead Performance: Lisa Stansfield; Genres: Jazz, Pop

After a three-year absence, Lisa Stansfield returns with this smooth cover of Barry White's 1973 hit, ''Never, Never Gonna Give You Up.'' The British soulstress sings with an irresistible urgency, seductively wrapping her silky voice around each phrase while building in intensity. She's never sounded better. A-

Originally posted Jul 18, 1997 Published in issue #388 Jul 18, 1997 Order article reprints