Detour by Cyndi Lauper

Detour Cyndi Lauper ★★☆☆ The woman who made professional wrestling famous sings country standards pretty well. But if this is a detour, it still seems like her end goal is a Vegas hotel.         A cursory look at the tracklist for Cyndi Lauper's Detour — and at least some knowledge of the artist herself — paints a pretty clear portrait. Lauper's looking for a public way into country: Detour is a country album, featuring names like Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson and Vince Gill (and Jewel?), made (entirely?) of covers. It's the kind of thing that gets marketed as a passion project by a connected superstar who maybe...
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