Harry Connick, Jr.s ‘Only You’ is his seventeenth album consisting of versions of songs from the 1920s to the 1960s and released on February 3, 2004 by Sony/Columbia.
Track Listing : 1.More (Riz Ortolani, Nino Oliviero, Norman Newell) – 04:12 . 2.The Very Thought Of You (Ray Noble) – 03:39 . 3.Save The Last Dance For Me (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) – 04:50 . 4.My Blue Heaven (Walter Donaldson, George A. Whiting) – 03:16 . 5.You Don’T Know Me (Cindy Walker, Eddy Arnold) – 04:03 . 6.All These Things (Allen Toussaint) – 04:41 . 7.For Once In My Life (Orlando Murden, Ronald Miller) – 03:57 . 8.Only You (Buck Ramande Rand) – 04:44 . 9.My Prayer (Jimmy Kennedy, Georges Boulanger) – 04:10 . 10.Other Hours (Harry Connick Jr.) – 04:01 . 11.I Only Have Eyes For You (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) – 04:13 . 12.Good Night My Love (Pleasant Dreams) (George Motola, John Marascalco) – 04:34
Musicians : Harry Connick, Jr. – Conductor, Piano, Vocals . Alex Acuña – Percussion . Neal Caine – Bass, Musician . Paulinho Da Costa – Percussion . George Doering – Guitar . Bruce Dukov – Strings, Violin . Endre Granat – Strings . Jimmy Greene – Sax (Tenor) . Dennis Karmazyn – Cello . Arthur Latin – Drums . Jerry Weldon – Sax (Tenor), Soloist . John Allred – Trombone . Joe Barati – Trombone (Bass) . Mark Mullins – Trombone . Joe Magnarelli – Trumpet . Roger Ingram – Trumpet . David Schumacher – Sax (Baritone), Soloist . Derrick Gardner – Trumpet . Charles “Ned” Goold – Sax (Alto) . James Greene – Sax (Alto)
Production : Produced By Tracey Freeman . Charles Paakkari – Assistant Engineer . Gregg Rubin – Engineer, Mixing . Jeff Burns – Assistant Engineer . Vlado Meller – Mastering . Tom Sweeney – Assistant Engineer . David Swope – Assistant Engineer
Package : Alice Butts – Package Design . Harry Connick, Jr. – Liner Notes . Martial Corneville – Hair Stylist . Palma Kolansky – Photography . Marie Josee Lafontaine – Make-Up
Recorded May 13-22, 2003 At Capitol Studios, Hollywood, Ca,.
Released On February 3, 2004 By Sony/Columbia.
Ray_Hill @ RateYourMusic
The whole CD smacked of the work of a faded hero. Just by listening to it, you can tell that Harry Connick, Jr. used to be the shit, but Only You seems like a feeble attempt to ride the new old standards wave. […]
From his cinematic bossa nova take of “My Blue Heaven,” replete with pizzicato string backgrounds, to his inspirational gospel-inflected version of “For Once in My Life,” Connick’s vision for these classic songs is singular and fresh. […]
FredericWhite @ Amazon
HARRY will musically please …ONLY YOU and EVERYONE !ONLY YOU is the first must have of 2004. Connick Jr. delivers yet another great cd to his fans. ONLY YOU is the perfect follow up to his gold selling christmas cd. On this product, CONNICK JR. maintains his Sinatra vocal delivery while leaving enough room to demonstrate his gift as a Jazz pianist […]