Norah Jones

Norah Jones

jazz, female vocalists, blues, singer-songwriter, pop

Norah Jones, born on March 30th 1979 in New York City, is one of the most popular contemporary jazz and jazz-influenced singers of our time. She was a member of Wax Poetic before her debut album Come Away with Me. She can still be heard singing with them on two tracks of their release, NuBlu Sessions. Her debut album Come Away with Me was released in 2002 and sold 26 million copies worldwide. It won 5 Grammy Awards in 2003. Her second album, Feels Like Home

Come Away With Me [2002]
  • 1. Don't Know Why (3:05)
  • 2. Seven Years (2:24)
  • 3. Cold Cold Heart (3:38)
  • 4. Feelin' the Same Way (2:55)
  • 5. Come Away with Me (3:18)
  • 6. Shoot the Moon (3:57)
  • 7. Turn Me On (2:33)
  • 8. Lonestar (3:05)
  • 9. I've Got to See You Again (4:13)
  • 10. Painter Song (2:41)
  • 11. One Flight Down (3:03)
  • 12. Nightingale (4:11)
  • 13. The Long Day Is Over (2:44)
  • 14. The Nearness of You (3:09)

Come Away with Me is the debut album of pianist and singer Norah Jones, released February 26, 2002 on Blue Note Records. Although genre classification has been disputed, Jones' mellow style and playing on Come Away with Me is recognized as contemporary jazz. The album's critical and commercial success was a breakthrough for Jones in 2002, as it reached the top of the Billboard 200 chart and several jazz charts. The album also topped many critics' "albums of the year" lists and gathered major music awards in the process Read more on Last.fm.