Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s fourth album : ‘Radio Music Society’ (2012)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Radio Music Society' is her fourth studio album released March 20, 2012 by Heads Up International.1 . Radio Song (Official Video) 2 . Radio Song 3 . Cinnamon Tree 4 . Cinnamon Tree (La Cigale, Paris) 5 . Crowned & Kissed (Official Video) 6 . Crowned & Kissed (Live ) 7 . Black Gold (Official Video) 8 . Black Gold (Live, 2012) 9 . I Can't Help It 10 . I Can't Help It…

Concord publish Esperanza Spalding’s fifth album : ‘Emily’s D+Evolution’ (2016)

Esperanza Spalding's "Emily's D+Evolution" is her fifth album released on March 4, 2016 by Concord. 1 . Unconditional Love (Live Studio Recording) 2 . BRIC (Npr Music Front Row) 3 . Good Lava (101.9 Kink) 4 . Unconditional Love (101.9 Kink) 5 . Unconditional Love (Le Poisson Rouge) 6 . Judas (Paradiso, Amsterdam) 7 . Judas (101.9 Kink) 8 . Earth To Heaven (Paradiso, Amsterdam) 9 . Earth To…

The new Esperanza Spalding feels like Robert Wyatt in bed with Judy Garland. It has that organic intellectualism that implies ‘I put twelve spells on you because you’re mind’

Esperanza Spalding's '12 Little Spells' is her seventh album released on October 19, 2018 by Concord. Visual artist Ethan Samuel Young has directed the video version of the album. (Source Esperanza Spalding - 12 Little Spells | Official Site)Rolling Stone ...that will make your head spin with its exquisite intergenre oddity, like the prog-meets-pop-meets-spoken-word mini opus WBGO ..a word that…

Happy Birthday Esperanza Spalding. ‘Esperanzada’

This day (October 18, 1984), in Portland, Oregon, is born Esperanza Spalding, an American bassist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Formwela 7 (2021) 2 . Formwela 1 (2020) 3 . Thang (2019) 4 . w/ John Legend – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (2018) 5 . I Adore You (2017) 6 . One (2016) 7 . w/ Wayne Shorter – Footprints 8 . Afro Blue ( 2013) 9 . Hold On Me (2012) 10 . Overjoyed (2009) 11 . Smile…

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s third album : ‘Chamber Music Society’

Esperanza Spalding's 'Chamber Music Society' is her third studio album released on August 17, 2010 by Heads Up.1 . Little Fly 2 . Little Fly 3 . Knowledge Of Good And Evil (Live) 4 . Wild Is The Wind 5 . (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert) 6 . Apple Blossom (Saint Paul, Oct 4Th, 2011) 7 . What A Friend (Paris, 06/04/11) 8 . Winter Sun (NSJ, 2011 () 9 . Inútil Paisagem (Coliseu Dos Recreios) Track…

Esperanza Spalding is music director in Poland (2014)

August 8, 2014 - Esperanza Spalding has gathered Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Terri Lyne Carrington, Marcus Miller, Leszek Możdżer and various latin, african or polish artists at "Solidarity of Arts festival" in Gdansk, Poland

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s second album : ‘Esperanza’ (2008)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Esperanza' is her second studio album released on May 20, 2008 by Heads Up Track Listing : 1.Ponta De Areia (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant) - 05:39 . 2.I Know You Know (Esperanza Spalding) - 03:46 . 3.Fall In (Esperanza Spalding) - 03:57 . 4.I Adore You (Esperanza Spalding) - 07:27 . 5.Cuerpo Y Alma (Body & Soul) (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 08:01 . 6.She Got To You…

Blue Note release Joe Lovano’s ‘Folk Art’ recorded with Us Five featuring Esperanza Spalding (2009)

Joe Lovano's 'Folk Art' is his twenty first album recorded with Us Five featuring Esperanza Spalding and released on May 5, 2009 by Blue Note..Track Listing : 1.Powerhouse (Joe Lovano) - 04:04 . 2.Folk Art (Joe Lovano) - 10:06 . 3.Wild Beauty (Joe Lovano) - 07:17 . 4.Us Five (Joe Lovano) - 08:09 . 5.Song For Judi (Joe Lovano) - 05:46 . 6.Drum Song (Joe Lovano) - 08:30 . 7.Dibango (Joe Lovano) -…

Esperanza Spalding releases ‘Junjo,’ her debut album on Spanish label (2006)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Junjo' is her debut album released on April 18, 2006 by Ayva Musica.Track Listing : 1.The Peacocks (Jimmy Rowles) - 07:56 . 2.Loro (Egberto Gismonti) - 05:06 . 3.Humpty Dumpty (Chick Corea) - 05:51 . 4.Mompouana (Aruan Ortiz) - 07:51 . 5.Perazuán (Esperanza Spalding, Aruan Ortiz) - 03:38 . 6.Junjo (Esperanza Spalding) - 05:13 . 7.Cantora De Yala (Gustavo Leguizamon, Manuel…

Esperanza, Lin-Manuel and al celebrate poetry at the White House (2009)

May 12, 2009 - The Obamas have gathered various artists to celebrate poetry : Mayda del Valle, James Earl Jones, Michael Chabon, Ayelet Waldman, Esperanza Spalding, Jamaica Osorio, Joshua Bennett and Lin-Manuel Miranda who will present a text about Alexander Hamilton, he presently works on, at the White House Evening of Poetry, Music, and the Spoken Word

This week In Singing Ladies 12/52

Esperanza Spalding, Beverley Knight, Madeleine Peyroux, Sinéad O'Connor, Elena Tonra, Samantha Fish, Amy Winehouse, Shakira, Spice Girls, Madonna, Lzzy Hale, Courtney Barnett

This week In Soul Artists 09/52

James Ingram, Sam Cooke, Harry Belafonte, Corinne Bailey Rae, Laura Mvula, Janet Jackson, Erykah Badu, Esperanza Spalding, Mary Mary, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Little Eva

This week In Singing Ladies 09/52

PJ Harvey, India Arie, Hannah Reid, Norah Jones, Rickie Lee Jones, Ann Wilson, Esperanza Spalding, Duffy, Martha Wainwright, St. Vincent, Laura Mvula, Lauren Mayberry

This week In One-Off Collaborations 42/52

Flea & Nirvana, Eddie Van Halen & Sheryl Crow, Keith Richards & U2, John Mayer & Eric Clapton, Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather, Steve Cropper, Robert Cray & Dave Edmonds, Elton John & Leon Russell, Lauryn Hill & Ziggy Marley, Wyclef Jean & Destiny's Child, Donna Summer & Seal, Jack Bruce & Friends, John Legend & Esperanza Spalding

This week In Singing Ladies 42/52

Amy Winehouse, Andra Day, Anita Baker, Diana Krall, Alanis Morissette, Jessie J, Esperanza Spalding, Sarah McLachlan, Karen Carpenter, Julie London, Lady Gaga, Lisa Fischer

This week In One-Off Collaborations 33/52

Peter Gabriel & Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Phil Collins & David Crosby, Laura Mvula & Esperanza Spalding, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Les Paul & Chet Atkins, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Stevie Wonder & Chick Corea, Larry Graham & Prince, Rodrigo Y Gabriela & Robert Trujillo, Bon Jovi & Aerosmith, Aerosmith & Jimmy Page, Sting, Zucchero & Jeff Beck

This week In One-Off Collaborations 32/52

Caetano Veloso & Maria Bethânia, George Benson & Patti Austin, Gladys Knight & The Boston Pops, Jose James & Kori Withers, Arlo Guthrie & Pete Seeger, Dire Straits & Eric Clapton, Brandi Carlile & Pearl Jam, Johnny Hallyday & Luther Allison, Todd Terje & Bryan Ferry, Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain, Esperanza Spalding & Flota Zjednoczonych Sił,…

This week In Singing Ladies 29/52

Joss Stone, Caro Emerald, Bria Skonberg, Esperanza Spalding, Jill Scott, Melody Gardot, Andrea Corr, Sade Adu, Paloma Faith, Janis Joplin, Céline Dion, Dolores O'Riordan

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 Jazz Legends 20/52

Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, The Marsalis Family, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner Quartet, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Miles Davis, John Scofield, Elvin Jones Trio, Esperanza Spalding, Bobby McFerrin, Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins

This week In Singing Ladies 20/52

Esperanza Spalding, China Forbes, Lady Gaga, Adele, Alanis Morissette, Agnes Obel, Mary J. Blige, Shakira, Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Mariza, Joss Stone

This week In Singing Ladies 18/52

Rita Coolidge, Adele, Esperanza Spalding, Basia, Joni Mitchell, Karen Carpenter, Judy Collins, Joan Armatrading, Thelma Houston, k.d. lang, Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan

Happy Birthday Quincy Jones. ‘Today is ‘Super Q’s Day”

This day (March 14, 1933), in Seattle, Washington, is born Quincy Delightt Jones a.k.a. Quincy Jones, an American record producer, conductor, arranger, film composer, ..Tracklist : 1 . w/ Big Band – Moanin’ 2 . The 75Th Birthday Celebration Live At Montreux (2008) 3 . w/ Toots Thielemans, Patti Austin – Setembro (1996) 4 . Back On Block Live (1991) 5 . w/ Tamia & Babyface – Slow Jams 6 . w/…

Happy Birthday Wayne Shorter. ‘You Are So Wayne’

This day (March 2, 2023), in Los Angeles, California, died Wayne Shorter, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Tracklist : 1 . The Three Marias (2017) 2 . w/ Wynton Marsalis & JLCO – Yes Or No (2016) 3 . w/ Herbie Hancock – @Jazz_in_Marciac (2014) 4 . w/ Esperanza Spalding – Footprints (2013) 5 . w/ Herbie Hancock, Brian Blade, Dave Holland – Sonrisa (2004) 6 . w/ Carlos Santana – Apache…

Robert Glasper releases ‘Black Radio,’ fifth album featuring Erykah Badu, Lalah Hathaway et al (2012)

Robert Glasper's 'Black Radio' is his fifth studio album released on February 28, 2012 by Blue Note1 . Lift Off (The Atlanta Jazz Festival) 2 . Afro Blue (w/ Erykah Badu, SXSW, Austin, Tx) 3 . Afro Blue (w/ Esperanza Spalding, International Jazz Day Global Concert, 2013) 4 . Cherish ("Jazzlive") 5 . Cherish The Day (Live, w/ Lalah Hathaway) 6 . Gonna Be Alright (w/ Ledisi, F.T.B., Highline…

Happy Birthday Joshua Redman. ‘Joshua Free’

This day (February 1, 1969), in Berkeley, California, is born Joshua Redman, an American jazz saxophonist and composer .Tracklist : 1 . @ Torino Jazz Festival (2019) 2 . w/ James Farm - Farm (2018) 3 . NattJazz (2017) 4 . Blackwell's Message (Blue Note Milano, 2016) 5 . As This Moment Slips Away (w/ The Bad Plus, KNKX, 2015) 6 . Let It Be (Jazz in Marciac, 2013) 7 . w/ James Farm - Two Steps,…