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Lou Rawls records his debut album : ‘Stormy Monday’ a.k.a.…

Lou Rawls’ ‘Stormy Monday’ is his debut album also known as ‘I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water’ recorded on February 5–12, 1962, with the Les McCann trio and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.(They Call It) Stormy Monday (T-Bone Walker) – 03:45 . 2.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday) – […]

Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s last album : ‘Seasons of a…

Lena Horne’s ‘Seasons of a Life’ is her last album recorded between 1993 and 1997 and released on January 24, 2006 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Black Is (Marissa Dodge) – 05:20 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) – 02:42 . 3.I’Ve Got To Have You (Kris Kristofferson) – 04:15 . 4.I’Ll Always Leave The Door […]

We remember David “Fathead” Newman. ‘Soul Ahead’

This day (January 20, 2009), in Kingston, New York, died David Newman,an American jazz saxophonist. Tracklist : Live in New York (2006) . w/ Grover Washington – Live in Philadelphia (1999) . Hard Times (1993) . w/ David Leonhardt – How long has this been going On . Ray Charles – Birth Of A Band […]

Dinah Washington records ‘Dinah!’ an album for Emarcy (1956)

Dinah Washington’s ‘Dinah!’ is an album recorded on January 11 & November 11, 1956 and released in 1956 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Look To The Rainbow (Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 02:48 . 2.Ill Wind (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 03:39 . 3.A Cottage For Sale (Willard Robison, Larry Conley) – 03:18 . 4.All […]

Happy Birthday Sheila Jordan. ‘Hear Jordan’

This day (November 18, 1928), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Sheila Jordan, an American jazz singer. Digest Tracklist : @ Sala Clamores. (2018) . Sheila’s Blues (2014) . Confirmation (2012) . Dat Dere (2011) . Autumn In New York . w/ Steve Kuhn Trio – Blackbird (2004) . At Half Note (2003) . w/ Phil […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s ninth album : ‘From This Moment…

Diana Krall’s ‘From This Moment On’ is her ninth album released on September 19, 2006 by Verve. Track listing : 1.It Could Happen To You (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:29 . 2.Isn’t This a Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:07 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius de Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 05:20 […]

This week In Jazz Legends 04

Christian Scott, Quintet, Bob James, David Sanborn, George Benson, Southside Aces, Evan Christopher, Irvin Mayfield, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Camilo, Tomatito, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ben Sidran, Archie Shepp. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 223 Posts we publish this week. Here, they […]