Amazon.com Widgets

Lizz Wright

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: January 22, 1980    

Lizz Wright

”Music lives in that place where anything can be picked up. It can become a different statement in someone else's hands than in my hands. The fact that it can be passed from hand to hand is something beautiful, almost spiritual. It means different things in different places, and I approached this record as if there is no history. I was just a voice, and I loved it.”

--Lizz Wright

With her latest album, Dreaming Wide Awake, Lizz has simultaneously delivered a record with “no history” and yet one that embraces the history of jazz, gospel, rhythm- and-blues and the singer-songwriter tradition. It is a record where Lizz Wright's voice and vision seamlessly marry songs once performed by Neil Young, Fats Waller, The Beatles, Madonna and Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass to self-penned originals and her collaborations with some of today's most gifted songwriters to create one of the most strikingly original albums of the year....
read more

  • BUY

    Fellowship

    Verve Records
    2010
  • BUY

    The Orchard

    Verve Records
    2008
  • BUY

    Dreaming Wide Awake

    Verve Music Group
    2005
  • BUY

    Hit The Ground

    Verve Records
    2005
  • BUY

    Trouble

    Verve Records
    2005
  • BUY

    Salt

    Verve Music Group
    2003

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

Live Reviews

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about Lizz Wright

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “Fellowship”

Latest Release

Fellowship

Verve Music Group (2010)
Rank: 985 Views: 11,871 Fans: 6
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

A musician was found with a matching name

Name:

Birthday:

Instrument:

Is this you?