Q - 6/00, p.63Ranked #80
in Q's "100 Greatest British Albums" - "You can take the boy out of Manchester, give him money and women, but you can't take Manchester out of the boy....Hence the admirable STARS..."
Q - 12/99, p.70
Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."
Included in Q's list of the 50 best albums of 1991.
Uncut - p.1114 stars out of 5
-- "[L]urking beneath its overt radio-friendliness was a voice of dissent. 'Your Mirror' was the nearest Mick Hucknall came on record to a socialist rallying cry..."
New York Times (Publisher) - 10/2/91
"...intelligent, soulful dance-pop."
Simply Red: Mick Hucknall (vocals); Heitor T.P. (guitar); Ian Kirkham (saxophone); Fritz McIntyre (keyboards, background vocals); Tim Kellett (keyboards); Shaun Ward (bass); Gota (drums, percussion, programming).