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Tuesday | Daily Kos

Chris O'Connell - Be Right Back

The art of feeling a song's essence -- color, range, control, and style -- and giving it all to you is the domain of the great jazz singers, like Betty Carter, Abbey Lincoln, Carmen McRae, Sarah Vaughan; and the great pop singers, like Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Soul, Gladys Knight, Bonnie Raitt, Blues

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Nashville Scene

On her latest record, local jazz songstress Dara Tucker steps into the light

Jazz singers are usually appraised by instrumental criteria like timbre, phrasing, dynamics, range and swing, rather than the lyrical content of their songs.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Ella Fitzgerald, Jazz, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett

Mon Jul 07, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Ann Hampton Callaway to Release New Album from Sassy to Divine: the Sarah Vaughan Project, 9/16

Sarah Vaughan , one of the pre-eminent voices to ever grace American music, once said, "When I sing, trouble can sit right on my shoulder and I don't even notice."

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Related Topix: Jazz, Dianne Reeves

Wed Jul 02, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Loide mixes Portuguese, jazz

First of all, have you ever heard of Afro-Lusophone Jazz? If you haven't, don't feel too bad.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Guinea-Bissau, Pop/Rock, Sade, Jazz

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