'He sang on the first song (Gnarls Barkley's 'Crazy') to make it to No 1 in the UK based on digital download sales alone and his 'Forget You' - here in both clean and original versions - kept Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow off the top spot.
There is, then, much to love about Cee Lo Green. This solo album perfectly captures the man's soul-pop spirit: part Walrus of Love, part audition for the next Bond theme. 'When it comes to ladies, I have a licence to kill', he says at the off here. And who are we to argue?'