"...his performances are a must-watch for anyone who’s a fan of good blue-eyed soul music."
"Luke Wade is [a] name you need to know. This 31-year-old, Texas native, is so incredibly talented. I was blown away when he took the stage..."
"...a performance that was solid throughout ."
"If Luke Wade is trying to seduce the audience, it’s mission accomplished."
"'I think Luke is the best singer in the competition. You have everything," Levine praised, calling out Wade's rasp and range.'"
"[Adam Levine] gets so enthusiastic in the season 7 premiere of The Voice that he has a Tom Cruise moment – he gets up and stands on his chair before the contestant, Luke Wade, even has a chance to sing the song's last bars."
"But [Wade]’s all-in, completely invested in his music, in his livelihood, and in music at its most artful, spiritual, and meaningful. The River is evidence."
“It is a rare album, like this one, that leaves an indelible imprint of hopeful honesty.”
“well crafted and compelling”
"Wade’s soulful voice and catchy, love-laden lyrics appeal to mass audiences."
“a singer-songwriter with some silky sweet pipes, impressive range, and a penchant for introspective lyrics”
“A veritable masterpiece of funk, soul, and R&B.”