Nigel Williams picks 10 songs to jazz up your love life
Our very smooth operator Nigel Williams handpicks 10 songs to jazz up your love life this Valentine's...have a listen...and find out why Nigel thinks you should get to know these tracks a little closer..
1 - Diana Krall - Besame Mucho
"Well, it started with a kiss. Pucker up to this seductive track from Diana's most successful album to date."
2 - Kurt Elling - And We Will Fly
"One of the finest male voices in Jazz will elevate you and your partner to new highs."
3 - Sarah Vaughn - Misty
"Play Misty for Me? Timeless tune written by Pianist Erroll Garner. Try not to think of Clint Eastwoos's movie plot, it could 'kill the passion."
4 - Al Jarreau - We're In this Love
"Al Jarreau stopped everything he was doing when he first heard this song;a lover's gem."
5 - George Benson - Moody's Mood
"A jazz standard written in 1949 by Saxophonist James Moody. Guaranteed to put you in the mood surely?"
6 - Norah Jones - Come Away with Me
"Title track from a 'must own' album for lovers."
7 - Bill Evans - Peace Piece
"Improvisational solo recorded by the legendary Pianist in 1958, It has a special meditational quality making to the Clair de Lune of Jazz."
8 - Chaka Khan - Love Me Still
"Beautiful heartfelt performance from Chaka featuring Bruce Hornsby on piano."
9 - Randy Crawford & Joe Sample - Angel
"One of the most beautiful musical partnerships in Jazz. This track, written by Sarah McLachlan will tug on the heart strings."
10 - Johnny Hartman & John Coltrane - They Say It's Wonderful
"No jazz love song list would be complete without a Hartman / Coltrane composition."