Dianne Reeves releases ‘The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan’ produced by George Duke (2001)

Dianne Reeves' 'The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan' is a studio album produced by George Duke and released on February 13, 2001 by Blue Note.

1 . Obsession

2 . I Remember Sarah (Eilat Israel, Aug 2005)

3 . Fascinating Rhythm (w/ Gaetano Randazzo, Conductor)

4 . Fascinating Rhythm

Dianne Reeves - The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan

Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) - 04:44 . 2.Send In The Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) - 06:03 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 06:26 . 4.Obsession (Tracy Mann, Danilo Caymmi, Gilson Peranzzetta) - 07:37 . 5.If You Could See Me Now (Tadd Dameron, Carl Sigman) - 06:44 . 6.I Remember Sarah (Billy Childs, Dianne Reeves

) - 04:20 . 7.Key Largo (Benny Carter, Karl Suessdorf, Leah Worth) - 04:11 . 8.I Hadn'T…

Dianne Reeves begins the recording of ‘A Little Moonlight’ featuring Broadway standards (2002)

Dianne Reeves' 'A Little Moonlight' is an album featuring Broadway standards and recorded between December 4 and 10 2002 by Blue Note.

1 . Reflections

2 . Skylark

3 . A Little Moonlight

Track Listing : 1.Loads Of Love (Richard Rodgers) - 04:24 . 2.I Concentrate On You (Cole Porter) - 05:20 . 3.Reflections (Jon Hendricks, Blue Mink, Thelonious Monk) - 05:12 . 4.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer) - 06:52 . 5.What A Little Moonlight Can Do (Harry M. Woods) - 06:21 . 6.Darn That Dream (Eddie Delange, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 04:46 . 7.I'M All Smiles (Herbert Martin, Michael Leonard) - 05:58 . 8.Lullaby Of Broadway (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 05:35 . 9.You Go To My Head (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) - 07:25 . 10.We'Ll Be Together Again (Carl T. Fischer, Frankie Laine) - 04:35

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Happy Birthday Dianne Reeves. ‘Lady Dianne’

This day (October 23, 1956), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Dianne Reeves, an American jazz singer.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Michael Olatuja & Lionel Loueke - Soki (2020)

2 . w/ Chucho Valdés – My Foolish Heart (2019)

3 . w/ Makoto Ozone – In A Sentimental Mood (2018)

4 . I Wish You Love (2017)

5 . w/ Romero Lubambo – Our love is here to stay (2015)

6 . Waiting In Vain (2014)

7 . Tango Du Jour (2013)

8 . Women Of The World Festival (2012)

9 . Jazz In Marciac (Aug.2011)

10 . w/ Metropole Orkest – The Windmills of Your Mind (2009)

11 . Afro Blue

12 . I Got It Bad (And That AinT Good) (1987)

13 . The Man I Love

14 . Summertime

15 . w/ David Peaston – Stormy Monday

Dianne Reeves Top 10 :

Straighten Up And Fly Right . Afro Blue . How High The Moon . One For My Baby . Gotta Be This Or That .I’ve

This week In Singing Ladies 07/52

Sarah Vaughan, Katie Melua, Jennifer Rush, Ane Brun, Stacey Kent, Brandi Carlile, Nneka, Susan Tedeschi, Ann Wilson, Alison Moyet, Kate Bush, Dianne Reeves

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03/52

Roger Waters & Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker & Buddy Miles, Etta James & Chuck Berry, Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot & Elton John, Mick Taylor & Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash & Johnny Depp, Bono & Johnny Depp, Brandi Carlile & Audioslave, Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves & Lizz Wright

This week In Singing Ladies 49/52

Corinne Bailey Rae, Adele, Diana Krall, Brandi Carlile, Cat Power, Tori Amos, Linda Ronstadt, Joan Armatrading, Tracy Chapman, Sinéad O'Connor, Dianne Reeves, Cassandra Wilson

This week In One-Off Collaborations 43/52

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Mike Oldfield & Jon Anderson, Mick Taylor & Jack Bruce, BB King & Eric Clapton, Tony Bennett & Juan Luis Guerra, Van Morrison & Joey Defrancesco, Lou Reed & David Stewart, Milton Nascimento & Chico Buarque, Astrud Gilberto & Emily Remler, Dianne Reeves & Makoto Ozone, Tori Kelly & Lecrae, Snoop Dogg, George Clinton & Bootsy Collins

This week In Soul Artists 32/52 [encore]

George Benson, Rick James, Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, The Boston Pops, Morcheeba, Lisa Fischer, Dianne Reeves, Ledisi, Chaka Khan, Siedah Garrett, Usher, Wilson Pickett

This week In Singing Ladies 27/52

Diana Krall, Dianne Reeves, Nina Simone, Lianne La Havas, Betty Wright, Esperanza Spalding, Chaka Khan, Rachelle Ferrell, Amy Winehouse, Björk, The Go Go'S, Lauryn Hill

This week In Soul Artists 11/52

Marvin Gaye, Earth, Wind, Fire, Sly, the Family Stone, Quincy Jones, will.i.am, Donna Summer, Barry Manilow, Aaron Neville, Soulive, Gil Scott-Heron, Etta James, Nancy Wilson, Dianne Reeves, Sam Cooke

This week In Singing Ladies 11/52

Norah Jones, Joni Mitchell, k.d. lang, Melissa Etheridge, Dianne Reeves, Sharleen Spiteri, Adele, Nancy Wilson & Ann Wilson, Madonna, Alanis Morissette, Rebecca Lovell & Megan Lovell, Samantha Fish

We remember Tony Williams

This day (February 23, 1997), in Daly City, California, died Anthony Tillmon 'Tony' Williams, an American drummer and pioneer of jazz fusion.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter - Agitation (1963)

2 . 2 Solos Tribute To Miles Davis (1992 )

3 . w/ Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Wallace Roney, Ron Carter - So What

4 . w/ Dizzy,Mccoy Tyner,Ron Carter & Freddie Hubbard - Various

5 . w/ Stan Getz Quartet - Times Lie ( 1972)

6 . Lifetime - June 13, 1971 - Montreux Jazz Fest

7 . Zildjan Day

8 . w/ Herbie Hancock Quintet VSOP - So What

Tracklist :

Emergency . Fred . Vashkar . Mr. Spock . Snake Oil . Million Dollar Legs . Proto-Cosmos . Red Alert . You Did It to Me Baby . Sweet Revenge .

Recorded between December 9 and 15, 1981, No Problem is an album

Vertigo publish ‘Black Sabbath’ their eponymous debut album featuring ‘N.I.B.’ (1970)

'Black Sabbath' is their eponymous debut studio album released on February 13, 1970 in the UK by Vertigo

1 . Black Sabbath (Official Video)

2 . N.I.B. (Live)

Black Sabbath - debut

Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) - 04:44 . 2.Send In The Clowns (Stephen Sondheim) - 06:03 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 06:26 . 4.Obsession (Tracy Mann, Danilo Caymmi, Gilson Peranzzetta) - 07:37 . 5.If You Could See Me Now (Tadd Dameron, Carl Sigman) - 06:44 . 6.I Remember Sarah (Billy Childs, Dianne Reeves

) - 04:20 . 7.Key Largo (Benny Carter, Karl Suessdorf, Leah Worth) - 04:11 . 8.I Hadn'T Anyone Till You (Ray Noble) - 05:41 . 9.Fascinating Rhythm (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 05:24 . 10.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 07:56 . 11.A…

Happy Birthday Lizz Wright. ‘The Gospel According To Lizz’

This day (January 22, 1980), in Hahira, Georgia (USA), is born Lizz Wright, an American jazz/R&B singer.

Tracklist :

1 . Blessed the Brave (2020)

2 . Strange Fruit (2019)

3 . Blue Rose (2018)

4 . Seems I’m Never Tired Lovin’ You (2017)

5 . w/ hr-Bigband - Summertime (2016)

6 . Salt (2015)

7 . w/ Raul Midon - Stop (2012)

8 . When I Fall (2011)

9 . Amazing Grace (2011)

10 . My Heart

11 . Speak Your Heart (2008)

12 . w/ Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves & Simone - Four Women (2009)

13 . Nature Boy

14 . Stop (2005)

Tracklist :

My Heart . Hit The Ground . Speak Your Heart . I Idolize You . Coming Home . When I Fall . Open Your Eyes, You Can Fly . This Is . Salt . Leave Me Standing Alone .

Wikipedia : This day (January 22, 1980), in Hahira, Georgia (USA), is born Lizz Wright, an American jazz/R&B

Concord publish Al Jarreau’s ‘My Old Friend, Celebrating George Duke’ recorded with Stanley Clarke (2014)

Al Jarreau's 'My Old Friend, Celebrating George Duke' is a special tribute reorded with Stanley Clarke and released on August 5, 2014 by Concord.

1 . My Old Friend, Celebrating George Duke

2 . George Duke Memorial Service (w/ Al Jarreau, Aug. 19th, 2013, Los Angeles)

3 . Stanley Clarke and Al Jarreau on George Duke Tribute Album

Track Listing : 1.My Old Friend (Steve George, John Lang, Richard Page) - 04:57 . 2.Someday (George Duke) - 04:09 . 3.Churchyheart (Backyard Ritual) (George Duke, Al Jarreau) - 04:56 . 4.Somebossa (Summer Breezin') (George Duke, Al Jarreau, Patrick Lundquist) - 04:41 . 5.Sweet Baby (George Duke) - 04:31 . 6.Every Reason To Smile/Wings Of Love (Stanley Clarke, George Duke, Jeffrey Osborne, Peter Schless) - 03:51 . 7.No Rhyme, No Reason (George Duke) - 04:05 .

Happy Birthday Terri Lyne Carrington. ‘Love Lyne’

This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Social Science - Trapped In The American Dream, Waiting Game, Bells (Ring Loudly), Purple Mountains (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert, 2020)

2 . Amalgarhythm (2018)

3 . w/ Jaguar Wright - So Good (2015)

4 . w/ Geri Allen &Esperanza Spalding - Jazz in Marciac (2013)

5 . Crayola (2012)

6 . Live in Tokyo (2010)

7 . Sherwood Forest

8 . w/ Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Roy Hargrove - Actual Proof (2005)

9 . Blackbird

10 . w/ David Sanborn - Rush Hour

11 . w/ Dianne Reeves - Ain't Nobody's Business

12 . w/ Joe Sample and Gerald Albright - Softly

Tracklist :

Money Jungle . Fleurette Africain . Very Special . Wig Wise . Backward Country Boy Blues . Grass Roots .A

Happy Birthday Kenny G. ‘Super G’

This day (June 5, 1956), in Seattle, Washington, is born Kenneth Bruce Gorelick a.k.a Kenny G, an American contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist.

Tracklist :

1 . Midnight Motion (1988)

2 . w/ Stevie Wonder – Besame Mucho (2009)

3 . w/David Foster & Friends - Love Theme From St. Elmo'S Fire (2008)

4 . w/ Yolanda Adams - I Believe I Can Fly (2004)

5 . The Moment

6 . w/ Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You (1990)

7 . Silhouette (1989)

8 . The Shuffle (1987)

9 . Pastel (1983)

Tracklist :

Songbird . Forever In Love . Silhouette . The Moment . Don't Make Me Wait For Love . You're Beautiful . You Raise Me Up . 0 . A Te . Yesterday .

Released on September 20, 2005, Illumination is the nineteenth album by Earth, Wind & Fire with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Kenny G, Kelly

We remember Sarah Vaughan. ‘Define The Divine’

This day (April 3, 1990), in Hidden Hills, California, died Sarah Lois Vaughan a.k.a. Sarah Vaughan, an American singer, nicknamed 'Sailor Sassy' and 'The Divine One'

Tracklist :

1 . George Gershwin Medley

2 . On A Clear Day (1990)

3 . Round Midnight (1987)

4 . Chelsea Bridge (1983)

5 . Send In The Clowns (1981)

6 . Once In A While ( 1978)

7 . w/ Bill Bailey – Won’T You Please Come Home (1964)

8 . Lover Man & September In The Rain (1958)

9 . w/ Wilson Simonal – Oh Happy Day

10 . Live From Monterey (1984)

Tracklist :

Summertime . Lullaby Of Birdland . Misty . Lover Man . Whatever Lola Wants . Embraceable You . Black Coffee . September Song . Stormy Weather . Body And Soul .

Released on August 8, 1989, Back on the Block is a studio album produced by Quincy Jonesand featuring many famous

We Remember McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (March 6, 2020), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Alfred McCoy Tynerr, jazz pianist member of the John Coltrane Quartet before embracing a long solo career.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ John Scofield - Fly with the wind (2018)

2 . For All We Know (2012)

3 . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011)

4 . Trailer For Guitars (2008)

5 . Naima (2002)

6 . w/ Joe Lovano - Live At Forte Di Bard (2010)

7 . Giant Steps (1996)

8 . w/ Gary Bartz - Fly with the Wind

9 . w/ John Coltrane, Jimmy Garrison & Elvin Jones - Impression

Tracklist :

Blues On The Corner . Search For Peace . Inception . Satin Doll . Naima . Four By Five . You Taught My Heart to Sing .

Recorded on February 19 & 26, 1965, Blue Spirits is the tenth album by Freddie Hubbard with Joe Henderson, Hank Mobley and McCoy Tynerr. >>

Last week In Visual Artists 35

Ralph Gibson , Robert Brownjohn, John Squire, William Claxton, Alan Aldridge, Baron Wolman, Hype Williams, Director X, Clay Patrick Mcbride, David LaChapelle, Gered Mankowitz, Mat Whitecross. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 205 Posts we published last week.

Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!

Tracklist

1 . Ralph Gibson - David Luraschi Meets master photographer Ralph Gibson (by NOWNESS)

Lifted from : "East/West" Bill Frisell's eighteenth (his first double and first live) album

2 . Robert Brownjohn - Goldfinger (1964) / Title Sequence Work (By MovieTitles / Yashira Sanabria)

Lifted from : "Let It Bleed" The Rolling Stones' eighth album

3 . John Squire - On The Culture Show (by Damon Grave)

Lifted from : "Second Coming" The Stone Roses'

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video

Track Listing :



1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy (From "Summer Stock") - 02:41 . 3.Tony Bennett & Buddy Rich / Manhattan (From "The Garrick Gaieties") - 03:47 . 4.Sarah Brightman / Somewhere (From "West Side Story") - 02:32 . 5.Marisa Monte / Speak Low (From "One Touch Of Venus") - 02:49 . 6.Carly Simon / My Romance (From "Jumbo") - 02:56 . 7.Natalie Cole / Thou Swell (From "A Connecticut Yankee") - 02:38 . 8.Dean Martin & Judy Holliday / Just In Time (From "Bells Are Ringing") - 04:55 . 9.Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse / Body And Soul (From "Three'S A Crowd") - 03:22 . 10.Fred Astaire & Judy Garland/ Easter…

Jazzin’Around Afro Blue

Starting and ending with Mongo Santamaría's composition 'Afro Blue', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Jazz with some Salsa' tunes around the theme of 'Mongo Santamaría'. It has Donald Byrd, Sheila Jordan, Airto Moreira, Ray Barretto & Tito Allen and many more.

Hundred

From 'Blue Seven' to 'Six bridges to cross' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Sum Of Numbers Equals 100'. It has Dianne Reeves, Benny Carter, Paul Desmond, Memphis Slim and many more.