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     Aaron Neville

Born: Jan 24, 1941 in New Orleans, LA
Genres: Rock
Styles: Pop-Soul, Country-Soul, New Orleans R&B, Adult Contemporary, R&B
Instruments: Vocals

Although Aaron Neville is often compared to singer Sam Cooke in terms of sheer vocal refinement, he has a voice and style uniquely his own. He is well known as part of the New Orleans sound of the Neville Brothers. Yet, aside from the 1967 number one R&B hit "Tell It Like It Is," few have heard his incredible early solo recordings. Many of the first recordings of Neville, in the early and mid-'60s, were arranged, produced, and often written by the brilliant Allen Toussaint - another talent only later being really appreciated. Most of these sides were cut for the Minit and, later, Parlo labels. Songs like "She Took You for a Ride" and "You Think You're So Smart" on Parlo are masterpieces. While his more recent work, including that with Linda Ronstadt, makes for pleasant listening, it lacks the sheer persuasion of his early songs. Neville has re-recorded his early work often, and it is important to hear the originals. The early sides are just waiting to be heard.

Neville has ventured more into other waters besides R&B. 1993's The Grand Tour included a remake of a George Jones song that got Neville a little country attention, and he announced plans in 1994 to do a complete country album. He was also one of several R&B artists who teamed with country stars for the Rhythm Country and Blues session. Neville was paired with Trisha Yearwood, and the duo also performed together in a benefit concert for the LP held in Los Angeles in April 1994. The LP made history by debuting in the Top Ten on the pop, R&B, and country charts.

- Michael Erlewine and Ron Wynn (All Music Guide)

Ресурсы сети, связанные с исполнителем:
www.aaronneville.com Official Aaron Neville website
www.nevilles.com Official Neville Brothers website
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Neville About from 'wikipedia'
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Neville About from 'wapedia.mobi' [mobile]
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CD коллекции, связанные с исполнителем:
  как основной исполнитель ...
 Aaron Neville - 'Believe' - 2003, Tellit, EMI Gospel
 Aaron Neville - 'My True Story' - 2013, Blue Note
 Aaron Neville - 'Nature Boy: The Standards Album' - 2003, Verve
 Aaron Neville - 'To Make Me Who I Am' - 1997, A&M
 Aaron Neville - 'Warm Your Heart' - 1991, Universal Int.
  как соисполнитель ...
 Johnny Adams - 'Man Of My Word' - 1998, Rounder
 Michael Lington - 'Heat' - 2008, NuGroove
 Ivan Neville - 'Scrape' - 2004, Compendia
 John Scofield - 'That's What I Say' - 2005, Verve
 Take 6 - 'The Standard' - 2008, Heads Up

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