Gabrielle Goodman is a phenomenal singer, songwriter and educator who has just released her latest CD entitled "Angel Eyes" which features smooth jazz saxophonists Walter Beasley, on the title track. Vocalist Armsted Chistian and saxophonist Andre Ward. Also bring their soulful sounds to this sensual CD. "Angel Eyes" takes you on musical journey that is sure to captivate your mind heart and spirit.
"Angel Eyes" is Gabrielle 's highly anticipated third release. She has two other CDs on the Verve Label respectively entitled, " Until We Love" and "Travelin" where she is featured with "Tonight Band" leader Kevin Eubanks, saxophonist Gary Thomas, Gary Bartz, celebrated bassist, Christian Mcbride and many other jazz greats.
Before embarking on solo recording career Gabrielle toured and recorded with such luminaries as Chaka Khan, Roberta Flack, Brian Ferry, Freddie Jackson and Patti Labelle to name a few.
She has also toured Europe with her own group garnering rave reviews at the Montreux Jazz Festival and the North Sea Jazz Festival among others. The German press dubbed her the "Whitney Houston of jazz." She sings jazz, gospel, funk, and classical music with great ease.
As a songwriter she has won the ASCAP award for the song "You Can Make The Story Right" which was originally recorded by Chaka Khan and traveled into the top ten on the BillBoard charts. This sultry song appears on Gabrielle's latest release and is sure to capture listeners all over again. Ms. Goodman has written many of the songs that appear on "Angel Eyes". From the smooth sounds of "Brazilian Nights" to the sexy, R&B tinged "Come Home" every song will win your heart.
Gabrielle's powerful voice soars on the funky, hard driving remake of "Fly Eagle An Eagle" and evokes pure emotion on the pop/jazz song "Sometimes" which is already a favorite of many listeners.
When asked about Gabrielle Goodman, Roberta Flack stated: "she is one of the best singers". We know that you will agree!