The Grand Tour (1993) I have seen the future of Aaron Neville...and he's making new Boz Scaggs records. When America's most profoundly moving larynx wraps itself around Marvin Gaye's… Aaron Neville R&B
Music Review

The Grand Tour (1993)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Lead Performance: Aaron Neville; Genre: R&B

I have seen the future of Aaron Neville...and he's making new Boz Scaggs records. When America's most profoundly moving larynx wraps itself around Marvin Gaye's ''The Bells,'' it's, as usual, artful as heck and pure falsetto heaven. But when he tackles the groove-laden ''My Brother, My Brother,'' it hits you: on The Grand Tour Neville aims for What's Going On, but comes up with Silk Degrees every time. Meaning: Great pop — but not great, Pop. B-

Originally posted Apr 30, 1993 Published in issue #168 Apr 30, 1993 Order article reprints