The relentlessly likable and danceable Sound Loaded plunges listeners once again into Ricky's hothouse world, with its lush evocations of exotic climes ("St. Tropez"), Spanglish salsa-club blowouts (the irresistible "Amor") and voodoo hussies (oh, pick one -- "Jezebel"). The singing sounds a little tired, but the monstrously effective production is firmly in place, with arena-size swells swamping the ballads ("Come to Me" eventually drowns) and Latinate curlicues (like the arabesque-ing guitar that redeems "Nobody Wants to Be Lonely") peeping from the corners.
Fizzy but numbingly predictable.... The delightful element of surprise occasioned by Martin's breakthrough English-language debut has been replaced by a formula-milking attempt to replicate its track record. This is particularly disappointing, since in concert Martin stirs things up by doing more than nodding to his roots.
HollyM.Jul 16, 2001I love this cd but it just one his bast I got this cd the day it came out becase I got all his cd's and I knew it was wonderful becase I I love this cd but it just one his bast I got this cd the day it came out becase I got all his cd's and I knew it was wonderful becase I love ricky's muisc and hay if you ask me I say bay this cd and promise you will be a ricky martin fan for live!… Expand
AngelinaR.Sep 12, 2002It's simply amazing! I listen it diary from two years now and I can tell that I love it!
MarwanJAug 14, 2004Excellent- She Bangs the 1st single was heart thrombing, ass shaking awesome song, and other songs like Jezabel and St Tropez remind me of Excellent- She Bangs the 1st single was heart thrombing, ass shaking awesome song, and other songs like Jezabel and St Tropez remind me of the good times. I love you Ricky Martin!… Expand
JennyTMar 24, 2007It is a wonderful album, my favourite song is "Cambia la piel", ricky is perfect und all fans love him.
akshaywMay 1, 2005sound loaded is a fantastic album.the singles like she bangs, loaded, jezabel &one night man can capture anyones heart.he has proved to be a sound loaded is a fantastic album.the singles like she bangs, loaded, jezabel &one night man can capture anyones heart.he has proved to be a matured singer and i would like to wish him all my best wishes for his coming albums.he is just amazing!… Expand
angelinakNov 26, 2005all the songs on this album are crap except 4 jezabel
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