Little Room - Norah Jones - Not Too Late
Label: Blue Note - 0946 3 74516 2 5 • Format: CD Album • Country: US • Genre: Jazz • Style: Contemporary Jazz
The album debuted at number one on the Billboardmaking it Jones' third consecutive number one album. After the tour concluded, Jones began recording the album with Alexander, who "tweak[ed]" the lyrics of the songs and "pulled [them] into better shape", according to Jones. Jones described the sessions as "fun, relaxed and easy" and without a deadline; executives at Blue Note Records reportedly did not know they were recording an album.
Many of the sessions were "spur of the moment", with friends of Jones and musicians they recommended being asked to play. Wardand Kronos Quartet cellist Jeff Ziegler. Jones said the songs on the album are "not so cut-and-dried" compared to her earlier material and have "a twist to them". In contrast to her previous albums, the pianoorgan and Wurlitzer are not as prominent as the guitar: "the piano is always loud in the mix, but I've never been into it being the main rhythm instrument unless we're playing something funky.
I've always liked the guitar as the rhythmic instrument", Jones explained. Not Too Late received generally positive reviews from music critics.
At Metacriticwhich Little Room - Norah Jones - Not Too Late a normalized rating out of to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has an average score of 68 out ofwhich indicates "generally favorable reviews" based on 23 reviews.
Mojo gave the album four stars out of five Anne Frank - Das Tagebuch Der Anne Frank said that its majority "hums with a placid darkness and neurosis which is as delicious as it is unexpected. Other reviews are average or mixed: The Austin Chronicle gave the album three stars out of five and said, "Jones has concocted a pleasing effort underneath its delicate air.
Music UK gave it six stars out of ten and called it "Norah's most personal collection of songs to date. By Little Room - Norah Jones - Not Too Late 29,the album had become the most pre-ordered album of all time on Amazon. The first single from the album was " Thinking About You ", which was released in the U. Jones was scheduled to embark on a twenty-two date concert tour of North America, beginning on April 13 and ending on May Not Too Late debuted at number one on the U.
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