Music Review

No Ordinary Man

EW's GRADE
B

Details Lead Performance: Tracy Byrd; Genre: Country

In a shining example of studied creativity, Tracy Byrd's second album, No Ordinary Man, distills all the best attributes of the George Strait sound — immediately grabby honky-tonk, romantic ballads, smooth vocals, and the occasional spice of Western swing — and spins them around the dance floor a time or two. Cloning never sounded so good. B

Originally posted Jun 24, 1994 Published in issue #228-229 Jun 24, 1994 Order article reprints