These 44 songs come from 19 albums from 1959 to 1969, with Nancy joined by greats like Cannonball Adderley and Hank Jones as she sings Ellington, Porter, Gershwin and more: All of You; The More I See You; Little Girl Blue; Secret Love; Dearly Beloved; My Ship; My Shining Hour, and more.
**** Out of five.--Rolling Stone.~Hysteria is probably Def Leppard's best album but is certainly their most successful. It pretty much sums up '80s hard rock: catchy, tuneful, and fun. Features Pour Some Sugar on Me.
Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited is a double-CD produced by Grammy Award-winner Carl Jackson, a Bluegrass and Country music artist, as a benefit for the Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol, Tennessee. The project was conceived by executive producer Rusty Morrell, a Bristol native who was well acquainted with the story of the historic 1927 Bristol Sessions and imagined a modern tribute to the sessions that have been dubbed the 'big bang' of Country Music. The project includes 37 tracks - 18 songs and 19 spoken word tracks that provide context. WSM disc jockey and country music historian Eddie Stubbs narrates the project, and a who's who of country artists recorded the new versions of the old classics.
This is Audra McDonald's first solo album in seven years. After four seasons spent on ABC's drama Private Practice, the acclaimed singer/actress returned to Broadway last year, winning her record-tying fifth Tony Award for her role in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. With this CD, the Grammy Award-winner makes her return to recording, presenting her most personal album to date.