The Judds Reunion Live

The Judds

  • AllMusic Rating
    5
  • User Ratings (0)
  • Your Rating

The Judds Reunion Live Review

by AllMusic

Naomi and Wynonna reunited and recorded in concert on December 31, 1999, i.e. the cusp of the new Millennium (the audience countdown comes just before the show-closing ballad "Freedom"). All their big hits are gathered here, along with a generous helping of songs from Wynonna's solo albums, including her hit single "Can't Nobody Love You (Like I Do)" and a cover of the Fabulous Thunderbirds' "Tuff Enuff."

Along with the music, which is performed with the duo's customary high-gloss precision and old-fashioned showmanship, there's also an understandably sentimental introductory speech by actress/little sister Ashley Judd, the obligatory scripted-sounding mother-daughter banter, and some homespun philosophizing by Naomi, who opines, "The best way to predict the future is to create it." Amen.

blue highlight denotes track pick