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Go Back Home ~ Audra McDonald
Go Back Home ~ Audra McDonald
5.0 out of 5 stars Liquid gold, 16 Aug 2013
I have long been a fan of Audra McDonald, ever since purchasing her "How Glory Goes" Album.. It's been a while since she has issued a new album but in the meantime I have relished her contributions to the "Allegro", "110 in the Shade" and "Porgy and Bess" recordings. This new release is pure magic, displaying her enormous talents as both actress and singer, in a hugely varied and eclectic programme, ranging from show tunes to settings of poems. There are 2 standout tracks, the title song from Kander and Ebb's brave and ambitious "The Scottsboro' Boys" which she delivers with breathtaking poignancy and "I'll be There" from an off-Broadway… Read more