| 30 September 2016|
30 September 2016
| Van Morrison albums, Rock music albums|
Keep Me Singing is the 36th studio album by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison. The album was released on September 30, 2016, by Caroline Records.
Keep Me Singing received generally positive reviews from music critics. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalised rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 74 based on 10 reviews, which indicates "generally favorable reviews".
Keep Me Singing debuted at number four on the UK Albums Chart, and at number nine on the US Billboard 200. It sold 25,000 units in the US in its first week, with almost all of that figure in traditional album sales. It is Morrison's highest-charting album in the country, and third top 10 album.Van Morrison - drums (4,5), piano (13), alto saxophone (8,10,13), blues harp (1,3,11), guitar (1-3,6,7,11,12), vocals.
Dave Kerry - acoustic and electric guitar (1,2,6,8-10).
Johnny Scott - electric guitar (3,11).
Nigel Price - acoustic and electric guitar (4,5,12).
John Platania - acoustic guitar (7,13).
Paul Moore - bass (1,2,7,8,10,13).
Nicky Scott - bass (3,11).
Jez Brown - bass (6,9).
Laurence Cottle - bass (4,5,12), trombone (8,10,12).
Paul Moran - keyboards (1,2,4-10,12,13), trumpet (2,8-10,12).
Fiachra Trench - keyboards (1-5,8,10-12), strings arrangements (1-2,4-5,7).
Robbie Ruggiero - drums (1,6,9).
Liam Bradley - drums and percussion (2,3,7,8,10,11).
Paul Robinson - drums (4,5,12).
Neal Wilkinson - drums (13).
Enda Walsh - keyboards (2,3,7), percussion (3).
Kate St John - cor anglais (4,5).
Anthony Kerr - vibraphone (8,10).
Tony Fitzgibbon - fiddle (13).
Ange Grant, Dana Masters, Lance Ellington - backing vocals.
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