‘Corinne Bailey Rae’

‘Corinne Bailey Rae’ is her eponymous debut album released on February 24, 2006 by EMI.

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Track Listing : 1.Like A Star (Corinne Bailey Rae) – 04:01 . 2.Enchantment (Corinne Bailey Rae, Rod Bowkett) – 03:56 . 3.Put Your Records On (Corinne Bailey Rae, John Beck, Steve Chrisanthou) – 03:34 . 4.Till It Happens To You (Corinne Bailey Rae, Pamela Sheyne, Paul Herman) – 04:36 . 5.Trouble Sleeping (Corinne Bailey Rae, John Beck, Steve Chrisanthou) – 03:27 . 6.Call Me When You Get This (Corinne Bailey Rae, Steve Bush) – 05:02 . 7.Choux Pastry Heart (Corinne Bailey Rae, Teitur Lassen) – 03:56 . 8.Breathless (Corinne Bailey Rae, Marc Nelkin) – 04:13 . 9.I’D Like To (Corinne Bailey Rae, Tommy Danvers, Paul Herman) – 04:05 . 10.Butterfly (Corinne Bailey Rae, Rod Bowkett) – 03:52 . 11.Seasons Change (Corinne Bailey Rae, Steve Brown) – 04:53

Musicians : Corinne Bailey Rae – Vocals, Percussion On (1 – 3 – 5 – 9 – 10); Acoustic Guitar On (1 – 3 – 8 – 10 – 11); Spanish Guitar On (1 – 11); Electric Guitar On (2 – 10); Bass, Piano On (7); Moog On (10) . Jess Bailey – Hammond Organ, Wurlitzer Piano On (4) . John Beck – Keyboards On (3 – 5) . Rod Bowkett – Acoustic Guitar, Bass On (2) . Justin Broad – Drum Programming . Livingston Brown – Bass On (9) . Steve Brown – Fender Rhodes, Hammond Organ On (6); Backing Vocals, Jupiter Synths, Music Box Sampling, Wurlitzer Piano On (11) . Steve Bush – Bass, Electric Guitar, Programming On (6) . Steve Chrisanthou – Organ On (1 – 5); Programming On (1 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 8 – 10); Horn Sampling, Percussion, Spanish Guitar On (2); Electric Guitar On (2 – 3 – 5 – 8 – 10); Piano On (10) . Jim Corry – Tenor Saxophone On (3 – 5 – 8 – 9 – 10) . Tommy D – Drum Programming, Keyboards On (9) . Sam Dixon – Bass On (3) . John Ellis – Backing Vocals, Glockenspiel On (11) . Yvonne Ellis – Programming On (11) . Andrew Hale – Grand Piano, Programming On (7) . Paul Herman – Drum Programming, Guitar On (4); Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar On (9) . Kenny Higgins – Bass On (5 – 8 – 10 – 11) . Kenji Jammer – Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar . Mikey Lawrence – Drums, Percussion On (11) . Pete Lewinson – Drums On (7) . The London Session Orchestra – Strings On (1 – 2 – 6 – 10) . Wil Malone – Conductor On (1 – 2 – 6 – 10) . Paul Mckendrick – Backing Vocals On (8) . Audrey Nunn – Bass On (4) . Andy Platts – Guitar, Fender Rhodes On (6) . Jason Rae – Alto Saxophone On (3 – 5 – 8 – 9 – 10); Baritone Saxophone On (8 – 9); Flute On (11) . Cara Robinson – Backing Vocals On (3) . Paul Siddal – Keyboards On (1 – 2 – 8 – 10) . Malcolm Strachan – Trumpet On (3 – 5 – 8 – 9 – 10) . Joe Tatton – Hammond Organ On (3) . Colin Waterman – Drums On (8) . Gavyn Wright – Director Of The London Session Orchestra On (1 – 2 – 6 – 10)

Production : Produced By Rod Bowkett, Justin Broad, Steve Brown, Steve Bush, Steve Chrisanthou, Tommy Dandrew Hale, Paul Herman, Jimmy Hogarth, Corinne Bailey Rae, Rkw . David Ayers – Engineer . Justin Broad – Engineer . Steve Brown – Engineer . Steve Chrisanthou – Engineer, Mixing . Tommy D – Mixing . Ian Duncan – Engineer . Yvonne Ellis – Engineer . Paul Herman – Mixing . Dan Hope – Engineer . Mike Pela – Mixing . Jeremy Wheatley – Mixing

Package : Emma Hardy – Photography . Darren Lewis – Artwork . Irene Rukerebuka – Design, Photography

Recorded 2005–06 At John Ellis’S Place, Olympic Studios, Taxlight, The Idle Studio (London, England).

Released On February 24, 2006 By Emi.

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Yahoo
Her story-telling ability comes through in the lyrics of her songs. In general her lyrics aren’t overly poeticand in some spots, first listening might make you wonder how creative she is. […]

BBC
…going someway to confirm the ‘soulful Norah Jones’ tag which many have applied to… And there’s not much to complain about here; Rae has crafted a pleasant album of romantic soul, at its most blissful when she comes over all Billie Holiday-lite on “Just Like A Star” and “Choux Pastry Heart”. […]

manic2323 @ RateYourMusic
perfect summer lazing in the sun listening to bumble bees and far off lawn mowers with the sound of corinnes lush voice washing over you as you gently snooze…lap it up! […]

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