It’s not the embarrassing disaster that “Dirty Girl” was, but it’s not quite a return to form, either. She’s already done this before with “I Wanna Do it All”, only now it’s a list of things she won’t do in her next life, rather than what she wants to do in this one. There’s even a Mardi Gras reference again. She’s better at being Gretchen Wilson than Gretchen Wilson is, so by that standard, she turns in a good performance. Where the witty and insightful Terri Clark of days gone by has run off to is anybody’s guess.
Listen: In My Next Life