Anglo For Your Ear: Robert Palmer’s “I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On”

The bass groove stands out in this remake of Cherrelle‘s 1984 R&B hit. This was the joint back in the day, featuring the late Robert Palmer at his most effortlessly suave.

Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks founded's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself - he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri - he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.

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