ALBUM: Lemar – The Hits

Along with loss and love, unrequited love has long been one of the great themes of literature and music.  Unrequited love lacks any of the beauty or purity of real love. It is dark, obsessive and can destroy those who dwell in it.  In music, however, many songs about this love are often poignantly beautiful in their raw honesty and expression.  Ignoring the dreadful drones of James Blunt’s You’re Beautiful, many of Aretha Franklin’s best... Read More