James Tormé is the son of jazz singer Mel Tormé, and as such has some huge shoes to fill; perhaps that's why he put of cutting this debut album till he was 38 years old. He grew up listing to Ella Fitzgerald and Michael Jackson, and had his mind set on a career as a pop and R&B singer until he started performing an a cappella take of Monk's "'Round Midnight" to close his shows.
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The international debut of James Tormé signals a new infusion of taste, style, personality, and musical sophistication into the jazz vocal scene. Artist Site Released: May 31, 2011 ON eOne Music. 1. Let's Stay Together. 3. A Better Day Will Come.
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Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). Before I bought the album, I sampled "Love for Sale", which is a big band arrangement, originally arranged by his father Mel. I loved this track, but as it turns out, there is only one other pure big band arrangement on the CD, "Come Back to Me". This track is equally fabulous, and was originally arranged by Bill Holman, an alumnus of Stan Kenton, and who has done a few excellent arrangements for Michael Buble. Many tracks are mixtures of easily listening Motown with some vocal jazz. Others are standards like "The Rest of your Life" and "Autumn Leaves",.
Jazz Monthly Feature Interview" JAMES TORMÉ -Strange Little Planet- "Strange Little Planet" is a new project by James Tormé, son of the legendary jazz singer, composer, drummer and acto. el.
Singer James Torme, son of the legendary entertainer Mel Torme, just released his new album, Love for Sale. The record covers classic jazz and pop songs from artists such as Michael Jackson and Cole Porter. I think it has a lot more value if you're bringing something new to it and reinterpreting it, which is really what my father did as a song stylist," Torme says.
|1||Let's Stay Together|
|2||Love For Sale|
|3||A Better Day Will Come|
|5||What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?|
|6||Rock With You|
|8||Come Back To Me|
|9||Comin' Home Baby|
|10||Reminiscing In Tempo|
|11||One Or The Other|
|12||Little Black Spider|