Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

The Lion and the Cobra

The Lion and the Cobra
8.8 Rating
(6 ratings)
Your Rating:

Add to favorites

Buy at Amazon

Performed by


Lists

17 votes
Favorite albums of the year (292 items)
list by mirinbuddy
Published 2 years, 11 months ago
9 votes
Best Albums by Solo Female Artists (43 items)
list by mirinbuddy
Published 3 years, 6 months ago

Website: Amazon
Description: To quote her fellow Irishman, poet William Butler Yeats, when Sinead O'Connor's debut, The Lion and the Cobra, was released, a terrible beauty was born. O'Connor has a haunting voice as dark as the Irish bogs, and her unwavering delivery simultaneously inflames and chills. She sings in two ranges: her soprano ("Never Get Old," "Jackie") is a nearly monastic chant that's angular and breathy like a pan flute or a tin whistle, while her alto, reigning in "I Want Your (Hands on Me)" and "Mandinka," is a suspended, forceful spoken-word tone that never quite yells. By switching back and forth be ... (more)
Manufacturer: Capitol
Release date: 17 October 1990
EAN: 0094632161246 UPC: 094632161246
Tags: Cassette (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

valentine xavier rated this 9/10 6 months ago
mirinbuddy rated this 10/10 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Polyphonic rated this 7/10 10 months ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block