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Lizz Wright

Lizz Wright artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

L-R: Lizz Wright, Angelique Kidjo and Dianne Reeves perform at the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival.

January 1, 2012 Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves and Lizz Wright perform songs of empowerment and love.

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Lizz Wright performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

March 14, 2011 In this two-song set at the NPR Music offices, Wright channels the gospel and soul of her past.

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Lizz Wright; Credit: Brian Blauser

October 25, 2010 The soulful singer-songwriter gets in touch with her gospel roots on her latest album.

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March 21, 2008 Hear the rising jazz-folk singer perform a concert from WXPN and World Café Live in Philadelphia.

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Studio Sessions

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April 11, 2008 Hear the rising jazz-folk singer in an interview and performance from WXPN.

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February 26, 2008 The jazzy, soulful singer-songwriter talks about her new album, and her future in jazz and beyond.

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August 8, 2005 Vocalist Lizz Wright follows her 2003 debut, Salt, with new originals and covers.

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Discover Songs

Lizz Wright

September 29, 2010 Wright invigorates "God Specializes" with timeless fervor by channeling her pedigree in Hahira, Ga.

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July 20, 2005 A life in slow motion from David Gray; solo acoustic work by Richard Thompson; face to face with...

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Reviews

Lizz Wright

September 29, 2010 Wright invigorates "God Specializes" with timeless fervor by channeling her pedigree in Hahira, Ga.

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  • Label: Universal Japan
  • Released: 2008
 

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  • Album: Fellowship
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  • Released: 2010
 

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  • Album: Orchard
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  • Label: Jazz
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