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Cameo: Real Men... Wear Black (PolyGram) ***

Amy Linden, Rolling Stone, 6 September 1990

THERE WAS a time when Larry Blackmon's yowl was a definite signal to be on the lookout for the funk. Cameo's leader and main vocalist is the owner of a wonderfully whiny-horny-mocking blurt of a voice.

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