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Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: March 30, 1979

When Norah Jones released her debut disc, Come Away With Me, on Blue Note Records in February 2002, the then 22-year-old singer had no idea the album would be a best-seller. In fact, she kept her expectations low. “I like having low expectations, ‘cause then if something turns out well, you’re always surprised in a good way,” says Jones at Sear Studios in New York while doing the final mixes on her new album.

As it turns out, Jones enjoyed an abundance of surprises. A runaway hit, Come Away With Me became a multi-Grammy winner, multi-platinum seller and opened the door for her to perform around the world with her band. Her producer Arif Mardin surmises that the CD was a tipping-point album. “People were ready for heartfelt music,” he says, while working with Jones on the mixes. “Norah is in the vanguard of another kind of pop music listeners have been yearning for. We’re now in a period of time where listeners are looking for real artists.”...
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Featured recording “My Blueberry Nights”

My Blueberry Nights

Blue Note Records
2008
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    Singing About You

    Blue Note
    2013
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    The Vinyl Collection

    Blue Note
    2012
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    Little Broken Hearts

    Blue Note
    2012
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    Happy Pills

    Blue Note
    2012
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    She's 22 / After The Fall (David Andrew Sitek Remix)

    Blue Note
    2012
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    Covers

    Blue Note
    2012
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    ...Little Broken Hearts

    Blue Note
    2012
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