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     Lizz Wright

Born: Jan 22, 1980 in Hahira, GA
Genre: Vocal
Styles: Vocal Jazz, Adult Contemporary
Instruments: Vocals, Piano

Vocalist Lizz Wright delivers a sultry R&B performance that's divinely layered in gospel and jazz, and keenly similar to the work of Oleta Adams and Jill Scott. Wright was born in early 1980 in the Georgia town of Hahira, and her musical tastes blossomed early on. Her father served as the pianist and musical director at the local church, and he encouraged his daughter to absorb the soulful dispositions of classic hymns. Eventually, blues and jazz were added to Wright's musical plate, and by high school she was earning awards in countless choir competitions. Wright was coming into her warm, smooth singing voice, so her decision to attend Georgia State in Atlanta to study voice at a professional level wasn't surprising. Atlanta became her home and her voice became her solace. In 2000, Wright joined the vocal quartet In the Spirit. The group was quickly hailed as the best jazz group in the city, motivating Wright to hone her craft all the more. Two years later, Verve inked Wright a deal. Her impressive singing style was captured on her debut, Salt, the following spring. Dreaming Wide Awake followed in June 2005.

- MacKenzie Wilson (All Music Guide)

Ресурсы сети, связанные с исполнителем:
musicians.allaboutjazz.com/musician.php?id=12797 Biography & articles on 'All About Jazz'
www.lizzwright.net Personal website. Biography, discography, news
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizz_Wright About from 'wikipedia'
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizz_Wright About from 'wapedia.mobi' [mobile]
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CD коллекции, связанные с исполнителем:
  как основной исполнитель ...
 Lizz Wright - 'Dreaming Wide Awake' - 2005, Verve
 Lizz Wright - 'Fellowship' - 2010, Verve
  как соисполнитель ...
 Massimo Biolcati - 'Persona' - 2008, ObliqSound
 Danilo Perez - '..Till Then' - 2003, Verve
 Joe Sample - 'The Pecan Tree' - 2002, Universal Int.
 David Sanborn - 'Closer' - 2005, Verve
 Toots Thielemans - 'One More For The Road' - 2006, Verve
 Kirk Whalum - 'Promises Made: The Millennium Promise Jazz Project' - 2008, Koch

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