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Douye / Daddy Said So
Album:Daddy Said So Collection:Jazz
Artist:Douye Added:Aug 2017
Label:Groove Note 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-09-08 Pull Date:2017-11-10 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:Nov 5Oct 29Oct 15Sep 24Sep 17

 Recent Airplay
1.Nov 17, 2017:Traditions
Round Midnight
4.Oct 28, 2017:Old Fart at Play
All The Things You Are
2.Nov 11, 2017:Music Casserole
Summertime, Someone To Watch Over Me
5.Oct 11, 2017:At the Cafe Bohemian
Mood Indigo
3.Nov 02, 2017:No Cover, No Fo
Mood Indigo
6.Sep 23, 2017:Old Fart at Play

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-08-20 
Reviewed: 2017-08-20
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none

Review: gorgeous set of old standards by this Nigerian singer with a unique voice and turn of phrase. Every arrangement is augmented by a select combination of some of the best players currently on the scene. And check out the booklet: she has a different stunning outfit for each track!
If You Like: Sarah Vaughn. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nina Simone
Track Review (favorites denoted by a *):
1/But Beautiful - vocal starts> slow tempo> fade 2/Lush Life - piano starts> slow tempo builds to midtempo> fade *3/ Mood Indigo - bass starts> slow tempo> quick stop *4/Round Midnight - piano starts> slow tempo> fabulous instrumental back-up> trumpet solo> fade 5/Body And Soul - piano starts> midtempo> trumpet solo> Russell Malone guest guitar solo> fade *6/ All The Things You Are - bass/drums start> uptempo> sax solo> quick fade 7/ I Loves You Porgy - piano starts> slow tempo> piano solo> fade 8/Autumn Leaves - drums start> midtempo with Latin feel> quick stop *9/ In A Sentimental Mood - bass/piano starts> slow tempo> trumpet solo> sax solo> fade *10/ Sophisticated Lady - piano starts> midtempo slows to slow tempo> fade 11/ Someone To Watch Over Me - horns start> midtempo> fadeon vocal *12/ Summertime - percussion starts> fast tempo music with midtempo vocals> kick butt trumpet solo? full out jam> crescendo end 13/ Besame Mucho - slow tempo> sax solo> slow fade *14 Ron Carter on bass starts> bass duet with vocal> slow tempo> fade & final bass notes

Track Listing
1.But Beautiful 8.Autumn Leaves
2.Lush Life 9.In A Sentimental Mood
3.Mood Indigo 10.Sophisticated Ladey
4.Round Midnight 11.Someone To Watch Over Me
5.Boddy And Soul 12.Summertime
6.All The Things You Are 13.Besame Mucho
7.I Loved You Porgy 14.Nature Boy