STEVIE NICKS "If You Ever Did Believe"
With a wink and a nod, this emblem of throaty-voiced, witchy-garbed
moon-goddessness has written a new single for the Practical Magic
soundtrack. From the opening acoustic guitar picking, Nicks' "Baby don't
leave me" song has the comfort of vintage Fleetwood Mac, with top notch
vocal and production assists from kindred spirit Sheryl Crow. When Nicks
sings, "I don't think I can handle this at all," she casts a spell of
womanly yearning. A- -Beth Johnson