I don’t think his take was unfair. The record is what she wanted and he noted his love for CA, PC, and PEE. I disagreed with some aspects such as Faster being dated, because it’s very 80’s and fresh for modern radio… I still think it’d do great at AC!Grady Smith finally got around to acknowledging Denim and Rhinestones - but it's not pretty. Commentary begins at 14:14:.
The one emerging theme from Grady that seems to carry a lot of agreement around here is the head-scratching choice of Ghost Story as the lead single. Grady called out Crazy Angels as the better choice for launching the album - both because it is so catchy and because it seems to better represent the era.