“Come Back” by Richie Love – The Symphony of a seductive plea

by | May 8, 2024

Review: The Sound Of Come Back

Richie Love’s latest single, “Come Back,” marks a mesmerizing debut under the MRDG Record Label, with distribution by Orchard/Sony. This musical gem not only showcases Love’s multifaceted talent and craftsmanship but also serves as a captivating invitation into his sonic world.

In this enchanting composition that manages to evoke the traditional classics and infuse personal sonic touches, Love takes center stage, lending his velvety vocals and masterful saxophone skills to the creation of a spellbinding melody. With Love’s soulful saxophone serving as the enchanting call, the repeated words “Come Back To Me” carry a seductive plea, evoking a sense of longing and desire with sonic clues that resonate deeply with listeners and particularly with Motown nostalgics.

Come Back Production TeamRICHIE LOVE releases Come Back

Joining Love on this musical journey are a cadre of talented musicians, including Johnie Payton on keys, drums, and bass, Bob James on keys, guitars, and solo, Sharryn Levert on background vocals, and Russell Adams on Congos. Together, they weave a tapestry of sound that is both lush and evocative, perfectly complementing Love’s passionate performance.

The cover art encapsulates the song’s allure by skillfully zooming the viewer into a saxophone, metaphorically delving into the depths of the musician’s soul to express its most profound, latent desires. Serving as a visual testament to the evocative essence of the composition, the artwork artfully captures the poignant sentiment and irresistible charm of the song.


With its sensual melody and heartfelt lyrics, “Come Back” is a testament to Love’s unparalleled artistry and musical vision. Composed and arranged by Love himself, in collaboration with Johnie Payton, this single showcases to Love’s ability to craft music that speaks directly to the heart.

In “Come Back,” Richie Love invites listeners to immerse themselves in a world of passion, longing, and undeniable allure. As the saxophone’s seductive call echoes through the airwaves, it’s impossible not to be swept away by the irresistible charm of this musical oeuvre. Love also whets our appetite for what is to come with his much anticipated new album and we truly cannot wait.