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Emily’s D+Evolution

Esperanza Spalding

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Good Lava
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Unconditional Love
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Earth To Heaven
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Rest In Pleasure
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Ebony And Ivy
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Noble Nobles
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Farewell Dolly
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Elevate Or Operate
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Funk The Fear
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I Want It Now
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Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    45:45
"... (Spalding) has hardened her singer-songwriter ambitions and tightened her grip as a bandleader ... a sustained burst of funk enlightenment that rings with echoes of childhood ... she sounds surer than ever of her footing. There’s a bolt of reinvention in these songs ... her musical insights are so lofty and their execution so grounded, that most of these tracks are winners ..." - The New York Times Emily’s D+Evolution from multiple Grammy winner Esperanza Spalding is her most ambitious release yet; a theatrical concept album that expands upon both her art and herself as a world renowned genre-bending composer, bassist and vocalist. The album title, pronounced "D plus evolution," is derived from both Esperanza’s middle name and the spirit muse that flows through this brilliantly urgent, vivacious album. With six tracks co-produced by Tony Visconti (David Bowie) and drawing, at times, from diverse wellsprings ranging from Cream to Shostakovich to St. Vincent, this is a kaleidoscopic project; raw, honest and luminous. Spalding's complex but immediate compositions were committed to tape partially live and partially in front of a control room packed full of 20 or more invited guests.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Concord Records Studio Masters

Tracks 1, 6, 11 and 12 produced by Esperanza Spalding Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, and 10 produced by Esperanza Spalding and Tony Visconti Tracks 1, 6, 8, 11 and 12 mixed by Rich Costey Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, and 10 mixed by Tony Visconti Engineered by Kyle Hoffman and Tim Price Assistant Engineer: Erin Tonkon, Kyle McAulay, Martin Cooke, and Nicolas Fournier Recorded at NRG Studios (LA), The Magic Shop (NYC), HUMAN (NYC) Mix Assistant: Mario Borgatta Mixed at HUMAN (NYC) and Eldorado Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA Mastered by Paul Blakemore at CMG Mastering Management: Marc Allan / Red Light Management Legal: Stuart Silfen / Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz Booking: Dave Wirtschafter / Brad Goodman / Brian Cohen / WME Photography by Holly Andres Graphic Design by Lawrence Azerrad at LADdesign

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