Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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Vicki Sue Robinson: Never Gonna Let You Go [RCA Victor, 1976]
In the great tradition of Gloria Gaynor's Never Can Say Goodbye, you can not only dance to one whole side of this disco album but listen to it--and in the case of the emblematic "Turn the Beat Around," bang the dashboard to it. In the same great tradition, side two is unmitigated crap. Next: Doreen Taylor's Never Get Off Your Back. B