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Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine

  • Let It Loose [Epic, 1987] B+

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Let It Loose [Epic, 1987]
She's compelling when the rhythm gets her, annoying when she pledges slow-motion devotion, just like uncounted party girls before her--and also like uncounted rock pros before her, which is more the point. Don't deny her her gimmick--received or stolen though this suburban salsa may be, it can getcha. B+