Joan Armatrading is the third studio album from the British singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading and her second for A&M Records. It was her first album to be recorded entirely in London, as her first two albums - Whatever's for Us and Back to the Night being partially recorded in France and Wales respectively in addition to London. Released in 1976, it included Armatrading's sole Top 10 hit single, "Love and Affection".
Live: All the Way from America. Live: All the Way from America is a live album by the British singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading. It was Armatrading's second live album, following the 1979 release of Steppin' Out, and was, therefore, the first live album she had released in twenty-five years. Armatrading was on tour following the release of her 2003 studio album Lovers Speak, and a concert from this tour was recorded on 25 June 2003 at the Lillian Fontaine Garden Theatre in Saratoga, California
More albums from Joan Armatrading: Live At The Bijou Cafe, Philadelphia, February 18, 1977 by Joan Armatrading. To The Limit by Joan Armatrading. Whatever’s For Us by Joan Armatrading. How Cruel by Joan Armatrading. 2. All The Way From America. 9. Save Me. 10. Love And Affection.
Joan Armatrading, the third of six children, was born in 1950 in the town of Basseterre on the Caribbean island of Saint Kitts. Her father was a carpenter and her mother a housewife. When she was three years old, her parents moved with their two eldest boys to Birmingham in England, sending Joan to live with her grandmother. on the Caribbean island of Antigua. In early 1958, at the age of seven, she joined her parents in Brookfields, then a district of Birmingham. The area, now mostly demolished, has been absorbed into the district of Hockley. Her father had played. In 2004, she released a live album, Live: All the Way from America, which was a recording of a concert from her Lovers Speak tour.
I was stunned to learn that the Joan Armatrading concert I attended last June was made into this live album! I mean, my hand-clapping and general cheering is somewhere on this CD! I haven't purchased the album yet, but the concert was extraordinary and, simply put, the most dynamic and thrilling musical performance I've ever seen. an eager audience and a bashfully comical Armatrading made delightful quips every so often teasing the audience or explaining a song.
All the great songs and lyrics from the "Live: All the Way from America" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Armatrading is a three-time Grammy Award-nominee and has been nominated twice for BRIT Awards as Best Female Artist. She also received an Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Contemporary Song C. ore . Year
Album by Joan Armatrading. Kissin' And A Huggin'. Joan Armatrading: acoustic and electric guitars, vocals. Spencer Cozens: all keyboards. Gary Foote: drums, sax and flute. Recorded on the 25th of June 2003 at the Lillian Fontaine Theatre in Saragota CA, USA.
It was Armatrading's second live album, following the 1979 release of Steppin' Out, and was, therefore, the first live album she had released in twenty-five years. The album takes its title from her 1980 song "All the Way from America", which originally appeared on the album Me Myself I. It was released in 2004 on digital format, CD and DVD by Savoy Records, SLG, and re-released in 2009 in CD format on the 429 Records label.
|1||Down To Zero||4:14|
|2||All The Way From America||3:25|
|6||The Weakness In Me||3:53|
|7||Let's Talk About Us||5:39|
|8||Join The Boys||3:21|
|10||Love And Affection||4:39|
|13||Kissin' And A Huggin'||5:50|
|14||Me Myself I||4:39|
|17445||Joan Armatrading||Live All The Way From America (DVD-A, Album)||SLG||17445||US||2004|
|PLATDVD 2738D||Joan Armatrading||All The Way From America - Live (DVD-V, Album, Ltd + CD, Album, Ltd)||Prism Leisure||PLATDVD 2738D||US||2005|