Al Zaid | The Nearness of Love

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The Nearness of Love

by Al Zaid

Smooth silky vocals in a wide range similar to the like of Tony Williams, George Benson, Will Downing, Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye. Al Zaid (former lead singer for Zola Taylor Platters) presents songs that were made popular by world renown crooners.
Genre: Jazz: Jazz Vocals
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1. More (Than the Greatest Love)
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2. Autumn Leaves
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3. Nothing Can Ever Change This Love
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4. If
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5. My Funny Valentine
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6. Misty
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7. Always and Forever
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8. I Wish You Love
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9. What a Difference a Day Made
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10. Why Did I Choose You
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11. The Nearness of You
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12. The Look of Love
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13. Fly Me to the Moon
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14. Since I Fell for You
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15. Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay
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Singing at the age of nine, Al Zaid is known as the man with a thousand voices. With an unlimited vocal ability and his achievement of perfection, afforded Al the opportunity to be the former lead singer of the Zola Taylor's Platters (one of the original member of the Platters group). Additionally, Al Zaid has performed R&B, Pop, Broadway Musicals and Jazz.
Of great musical historic value, Al has opened for some of the world’s para-mounted artist such as; Al Green, The Emotions, Bobby Wormack, Isaac Hayes, Etta James, and the Temptations. As a dynamic vocalist and magnificent performer, Al Zaid has executed tributes and voice makeovers of such artist as; Tony Williams of the Platters, Sam Cooke, Al Green, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, Eddie Kendricks, Curtis Mayfield, George Benson.
Al Zaid has great tonation of his four octave ranges. Singing 1st tenor, 2nd tenor and baritone keeps his music dynamic, which adds that special something to your event. Al’s newly released CD 'The Nearness of Love’ is a musical dynasty of his ability as a vocalist singing Jazz Standards of such artist as, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Perry Como, Nat King Cole and Tony Williams of ‘The Platters’. Al believes in working with the best musicians and giving more than 100 percent. Al Zaid performs with a keyboardist or his trio (Legends of Classic Soul Jazz)
Al Zaid’s show ‘ The Nearness of Love’ is a tribute to some of the world’s renown crooners which has performed ‘The Greatest Love Songs’ some of which Al presents in his own style on his newly released CD “The Nearness of Love”


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