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Esperanza (Esperanza Spalding album)

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Recorded  2007
Artist  Esperanza Spalding
Label  Heads Up International
Length  67:36
Release date  20 May 2008
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Released  May 20, 2008 (2008-05-20)
Studio  Wellspring Sound (Acton, Massachusetts) & Big Time Audio (Jonesborough, Tennessee)
Genres  Jazz, Latin jazz, Afro-Cuban jazz
Producers  Esperanza Spalding, Martin Walters, Niño Josele
Similar  Esperanza Spalding albums, Jazz albums

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Esperanza is the second studio album by the American bassist and vocalist Esperanza Spalding. It was released on May 20, 2008.

Contents

Being exposed to many different cultural impressions while growing up, Spalding sings in three different languages here: English, Spanish and Portuguese. After Spalding's Grammy Award win in February 2011, the album entered the Billboard 200 at 138.

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Track listing

All songs written and composed by Esperanza Spalding, except where noted.

  1. "Ponta de Areia" (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant) - 5:39
  2. "I Know You Know" - 3:46
  3. "Fall In" - 3:57
  4. "I Adore You" - 7:27
  5. "Cuerpo y Alma (Body & Soul)" (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 8:01
  6. "She Got to You" - 4:29
  7. "Precious" - 4:24
  8. "Mela" - 6:57
  9. "Love in Time" - 5:47
  10. "Espera" - 4:40
  11. "If That's True" - 7:33
  12. "Samba em Preludio" (Vinícius de Moraes, Baden Powell) - 5:11

Personnel

  • Esperanza Spalding - electric bass, acoustic bass, vocals
  • Leo Genovese - piano, Wurlitzer electric piano (track 7), Fender Rhodes piano (track 10)
  • Jamey Haddad - percussion
  • Otis Brown - drums
  • Horacio Hernandez - drums (tracks 4 and 8)
  • Ambrose Akinmusire - trumpet (tracks 8 and 11)
  • Donald Harrison - saxophone (tracks 6 and 11)
  • Gretchen Parlato - background vocals (tracks 1 and 4)
  • Chart performance

    Esperanza spent over 70 weeks on the Billboard Top Jazz Albums Chart.

    Songs

    1Ponta de Areia5:39
    2I Know You Know3:47
    3Fall In3:57

    References

    Esperanza (Esperanza Spalding album) Wikipedia


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