Released: August 1996

After a lengthy break, En Vogue returned with this track from the soundtrack of the little seen film Set It Off. A ballad about a potential lover who just won’t commit, the song became, through the sheer strength of their vocal wills, about female empowerment. Dawn, Terry, Cindy and Maxine pummeled this song into submission with the same focus that they used to power the likes of ‘My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)’ and ‘Hold On’. The lyrics may have been desperate and unresolved but their performance was gutsy and full of knowing gravitas. (PE)

 
 

Like En Vogue? You might also like...

 

Artist/Album artwork images hosted by Last.fm. For copyright enquiries please see here.

 

Latest En Vogue News

En Vogue play first UK show in 18 years

En Vogue play first UK show in 18 years

Divas play London's IndigO2 venue

En Vogue make live return at Essence Fest

Original members take the stage in New Orleans

  • Jul 6, 2009

More En Vogue News

 

More En Vogue Reviews

riddle

riddle

En Vogue Riddle(Elektra)

  • Jun 10, 2000

Masterpiece Theater

The results are spectacular and deranged ...

  • May 23, 2000

More En Vogue Reviews

 
 
 
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM