Live From the Artists Den "Corinne Bailey Rae" on WXXI-TV

Live From the Artists Den "Corinne Bailey Rae" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 09/05/2010 - 7:00pm

Pictured: (l to r) Luke Flowers, Corinne Bailey Rae and Kenny Higgins.

Photo credit: Erika Goldring.

Live From the Artists Den presents Corinne Bailey Rae.

Live From the Artists Den "Corinne Bailey Rae" encores Sunday, September 5 at 7 p.m. on WXXI-TV (DT21.1/cable 11/cable 1011).

Recorded December 7, 2009, Hiro Ballroom, New York, NY
In 2006 neo-soul songstress Corinne Bailey Rae became only the fourth female British act in history to have her first album enter the UK charts at No. 1 – her self-titled solo debut, which earned her Grammy nominations for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Corinne’s highly anticipated follow-up album, The Sea, was released in January 2010 and debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard Top 200.

Beneath New York City’s Maritime Hotel, under the paper lanterns and vaulted ceilings of the Japanese-themed Hiro Ballroom, British neo-soul star Corinne Bailey Rae gave her fans a special treat: an intimate performance showcasing her new hit album, The Sea, seven weeks before its release.

Song List
“Paris Nights/New York Mornings”
“Love’s On Its Way”
“Closer”
“Paper Dolls”
“I’d Do It All Again”
“Like a Star”
“The Blackest Lily”
“Diving for Hearts”
“I Would Like to Call It Beauty”
“The Sea”
“Put Your Records On”
“Till It Happens to You”

LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN showcases stellar musical performances in extraordinary settings. Filmed in high definition, each episode features an intimate, invitation-only concert by cutting-edge musicians. The innovative series breaks away from the confines of the conventional studio set by unveiling a new, unexpected venue in every episode. The musicians often play a role in picking the stage for these memorable events, which frequently inspire new renditions of songs and special set lists. This season kicks off with music legend Ringo Starr performing with modern folk-funk master Ben Harper and his band Relentless 7 in the Egyptian wing of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Other featured artists include: double-digit Grammy nominee Tori Amos, multiplatinum singer-songwriter David Gray ("Babylon"), neo-soul songstress Corinne Bailey Rae, Southern rockers the Black Crowes, multiplatinum country singer Dierks Bentley and the soul stylings of Booker T. and the Drive-by Truckers with special guest Bettye LaVette.

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