The Soul Sessions Vol. 2

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The Soul Sessions Vol. 2
Studio album by
Released20 July 2012 (2012-07-20)
Genre
Length47:51
Label
Producer
Joss Stone chronology
'The Best of Joss Stone 2003–2009
(2011)
The Soul Sessions Vol. 2 'Water for Your Soul
(2015)
Singles from The Soul Sessions Vol. 2
  1. "While You're Out Looking for Sugar"
    Released: 15 June 2012 (2012-06-15)
  2. "Pillow Talk"
    Released: 4 November 2012 (2012-11-04)
  3. "Teardrops"
    Released: 24 February 2013 (2013-02-24)

The Soul Sessions Vol. 2 is the sixth studio album by English singer-songwriter Joss Stone, released on 20 July 2012 by S-Curve Records and her own label, Stone'd Records.

Background[change | change source]

Like her debut album The Soul Sessions (2003) where the songs were covers of classic soul songs, The Soul Sessions Vol. 2's songs are covers of soul and R&B songs that were originally made during the 1970s.[1][2]

Reviews[change | change source]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
American Songwriter3.5/5 stars[2]
Entertainment WeeklyC+[3]
Evening Standard4/5 stars[4]
The Guardian4/5 stars[5]
Mojo2/5 stars[6]
The Observer3/5 stars[7]
Rolling Stone2.5/5 stars[8]
Slant Magazine3/5 stars[9]
Uncut3/5 stars[10]

The Soul Sessions Vol. 2 received positive reviews from music critics.[11]

Track listing[change | change source]

No. TitleWriter(s)Original artist Length
1. "I Got The..."  Labi SiffreLabi Siffre (1975) 4:59
2. "(For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People"  Eugene RecordThe Chi-Lites (1971) 3:44
3. "While You're Out Looking for Sugar"  Honey Cone (1969) 3:28
4. "Sideway Shuffle"  Linda LewisLinda Lewis (1974) 3:38
5. "I Don't Want to Be with Nobody but You"  
Absent Friends (1990) 5:00
6. "Teardrops"  Womack & Womack (1988) 5:55
7. "Stoned Out of My Mind"  The Chi-Lites (1973) 3:12
8. "The Love We Had (Stays on My Mind)"  
The Dells (1971) 4:42
9. "The High Road"  Broken Bells (2009) 4:40
10. "Pillow Talk"  
Sylvia (1973) 4:42
11. "Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye"  John D. LoudermilkThe Casinos (1967) 3:51
Total length:
47:51

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