VA – Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen (2022)

Posted by gregg on October 13, 2022
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1. Norah Jones – Steer Your Way (4:50)
2. Peter Gabriel – Here It Is (5:14)
3. Gregory Porter – Suzanne (4:35)
4. Sarah McLachlan – Hallelujah (6:21)
5. Immanuel Wilkins – Avalanche (5:20)
6. Luciana Souza – Hey, That’s No Way To Say Goodbye (4:14)
7. James Taylor – Coming Back To You (3:42)
8. Iggy Pop – You Want It Darker (5:05)
9. Mavis Staples – If It Be Your Will (5:27)
10. David Gray – Seems So Long Ago, Nancy (5:10)
11. Nathaniel Rateliff – Famous Blue Raincoat (5:59)
12. Bill Frisell – Bird On The Wire (3:47)

4-time GRAMMY-winning producer Larry Klein, who produced Herbie Hancock’s GRAMMY Album of the Year winning release River: The Joni Letters, has assembled another extraordinary star-studded project with Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen. This heartfelt tribute to Klein’s dear friend, the legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, presents stunning renditions of his profound songs by an impressive and eclectic line-up of guest vocalists including James Taylor, Iggy Pop, Mavis Staples, Norah Jones, Gregory Porter, Peter Gabriel, Nathaniel Rateliff, David Gray, Sarah McLachlan, and Luciana Souza. The backing band is no less impressive featuring a remarkable quintet of modern jazz talent including guitarist Bill Frisell, saxophonist Immanuel Wilkins, pianist Kevin Hays, bassist Scott Colley, and drummer Nate Smith.

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