I first listened to Lizz Wright ten years ago when her album Salt was released, featuring one of my idols – Brian Blade on drumming, arranging and producing duties. Its a wonderful album and it was on continuous repeat at that time.
So, it was a complete honour to be asked to perform with her on Jools Holland’s TV show. We played two tracks off Liz’s latest album, Freedom & Surrender, which also features a drumming hero – Vinnie Colaiuta. Its a great album also.
Was a joy to make music with Lizz and the guys. Heres the performance :