Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'
Posted by: Don ()
Date: May 17, 2021 03:35PM

I can't agree with either of you. I don't think he's lacking passion, soul, warmth, or is simply just able to "hit the notes."

I'm not saying he's as good as Jamison or that I like him as much as Jamison. But he is a d@mn good singer and he's not lacking anything (IMHO, of course). He's singing at a time in MHR music when it's awfully hard to be considered original. And to boot, I honestly believe that a lot of folks just look at the past with rose-colored glasses and that they've smashed those glasses into pieces or lost them in their purses (oops, I mean satchels) when it comes to how they view modern MHR.

Of course the Perrys, Gramms, and Jamisons are AOR legends, and they deserve every bit of their legendary status. Not far below them, we have the Renos, Wettons, DeYoungs, Shaws, etc., all of whom rank way up there near the top. But there are modern-day AOR singers out there who wouldn't be out of place in that upper echelon as well. Robbie Lablanc and Dennis Ward come immediately to mind, and I'd say that this Kent Hilli is carving out a place for himself alongside these modern legends.



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Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 276 DCD 05/17/2021 02:09AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 475 Terry K. 05/17/2021 02:19AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 274 Daredevil 05/17/2021 03:50AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 424 Terry K. 05/17/2021 03:53AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 337 Daredevil 05/17/2021 04:25AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 168 Terry K. 05/17/2021 05:47AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 223 melodicmole 05/17/2021 05:23AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 453 SurFan 05/17/2021 12:41AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 236 Don 05/17/2021 01:34AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 189 Terry K. 05/17/2021 01:46AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 156 SurFan 05/17/2021 03:16AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 161 RNRPREACHER1 05/17/2021 03:35AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 415 Andrew 05/17/2021 12:35PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 119 Don 05/17/2021 03:36PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 98 Terry K. 05/18/2021 03:46AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 143 Terry K. 05/17/2021 03:50AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 139 Daredevil 05/17/2021 04:25AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 154 Peter M. Bietenholz 05/17/2021 04:51AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 147 Border Rat 05/17/2021 05:13AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 123 Terry K. 05/17/2021 05:45AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'106 Don 05/17/2021 03:35PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 103 Daredevil 05/17/2021 06:09PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 110 Don 05/18/2021 01:09AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 83 Daredevil 05/19/2021 05:26PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 66 Don 05/20/2021 01:07AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 99 Daredevil 05/20/2021 08:54AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 82 Don 05/20/2021 09:05AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 56 Daredevil 05/21/2021 10:07PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 57 Don 05/22/2021 03:16AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 58 Terry K. 05/22/2021 07:57AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait'/Modern-day Legends... 72 Daredevil 05/22/2021 09:23AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 233 Peter M. Bietenholz 05/17/2021 08:25PM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 116 Don 05/18/2021 12:53AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 97 Terry K. 05/18/2021 03:52AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 93 Don 05/18/2021 05:46AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 105 Terry K. 05/18/2021 06:32AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 91 Terry K. 05/18/2021 03:47AM
Re: Kent Hilli - I can't wait' 89 Don 05/18/2021 05:45AM
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