Archive for December 3rd, 2011

Maysa – Motions Of Love

Maysa Leak, best known by her mononym Maysa, is one of the leading jazz and soul singer of our time. She became popular by her work as lead-vocalist of the British Jazz-Funk band Incognito. Since 1991 she is integral part of this group and has strongly influenced the band’s vocal style. Her first album with Incognito was Tribes, Vibes and Scribes (1992).

In her solo career she expands in the smooth jazz genre with the albums Maysa (1995), All My Life (2000), Out Of The Blue (2002), Smooth Sailing (2004), Sweet Classic Soul (2006), Feel The Fire (2007), Metamorphosis (2008), A Woman in Love (2010) and now Motions Of Love (2011).

On her new album she is accompanied by a legion of musicians like Chris “Big Dog” Davis (keyboards), who produced a great part of the album, Eric Jackson (guitar), Paul Aborgast (trombone), Charles Baldwin (bass), Carl Carter (bass) and many more.

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