Album Remarks & Appraisals:
On her sixth album So Good, So Right: Nicole Henry Live, Henry demonstrates her gift for sublime interpretation as well as her love for the emotionally tinged soul, pop and rock songs that were staples of the 1970's.
The 13-track live album, which was recorded at Henry's sold-out performances at Feinstein's in NYC in May 2012, showcases her soulful, inspired interpretations of some of her favorite classic hits of the decade from iconic artists including Bill Withers, Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, The Commodores and Gladys Knight.
Personnel: Nicole Henry (vocals); Adam Rogers (guitar); Kevin Hays (piano, Fender Rhodes piano); Clarence Penn (drums).
Audio Mixer: Chris Allen .
Recording information: Feinstein's, Loews Regency, NYC.
Editor: Chris Allen .
So Good, So Right spotlights modern jazz vocalist Nicole Henry performing classic songs of the '70s in a live setting. Recorded at Feinstein's at Loews Regency in NYC, Henry shows her love of such songs as "Big Yellow Taxi," "Fire and Rain," "Love Don't Live Here Anymore," and "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word." ~ Al Campbell