Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. (born September 11, 1967) is an American singer, pianist, actor, and humanitarian.
Connick's music encompasses jazz, some of it very much in the style of the crooners of the 1940s and early 1950s, funk and blues.
Connick was born Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. in New Orleans, Louisiana, on September 11, 1967. His father, Harry Connick, Sr., of Irish Catholic descent is the former district attorney of New Orleans from 1977-2003. His New York-born Jewish mother Anita was a former Louisiana Supreme Court justice. He has an older sister, Suzanna. His parents also owned a record store. Connick's musical talents soon came to the fore when he learned the keyboards at the age of three, played publicly at age six and recorded with a local jazz band at 10. His musical talents were developed at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and under the tutelage of Ellis Marsalis and James Booker.
Connick attended Jesuit High School and Isidore Newman School in ...
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Track listing: Oh, My Dear (Something's Gone Wrong)Can't We TellSuch LoveI Like Love MoreMy Little WorldAll ThingsI Need to Be in LoveOh! Ain't That SweetThe Other HoursTake AdvantageTake Her to the Mardi Gras
Track listing: OvertureRacing With the ClockA New Town Is a Blue TownI'm Not at All in LoveI'll Never Be Jealous AgainHey ThereSleep TiteHer IsOnce a Year DayOnce a Year Day PlayoffHer Is (reprise)Small TalkThere Once Was a ManFactory Music / Slow DownHey There (reprise)Steam HeatThe World Around UsHey There (reprise) / If You Win You LoseThink of the Time I SaveHernando's HideawayThe Three of UsSeven-And-A-Half CentsThere Once Was a Man (reprise)Hernando's JiveThe Pajama Game
Track listing: Brown WorldValentine's DayOccasionSpotI Like Love MoreAll ThingsWinVirgoidRemember the TarponLoseSteve LacyChanson du Vieux CarréGood to Be Home
Track listing: MoreThe Very Thought of YouSave the Last Dance for MeMy Blue HeavenYou Don't Know MeAll These ThingsFor Once in My LifeOnly YouMy PrayerOther HoursI Only Have Eyes for YouGood Night My Love (Pleasant Dreams)
Track listing: Act I: OvertureAct I: It's Good to Be HomeAct I: I Need to Be in Love BalletAct I: My Little WorldAct I: While You're YoungAct I: I Need to Be in LoveAct I: Broken Tea CupAct I: The Other HoursAct I: The Other Hours BalletAct I: All ThingsAct I: Sovereign LoverAct I: I've Got My Eye on YouAct I: Light the WayAct I: Take Her to the Mardi GrasAct I: Tug BoatAct II: Entr'ActeAct II: Won't You Sanctify?Act II: Time PassingAct II: Take AdvantageAct II: Oh! Ain't That Sweet?Act II: Thou Shalt Not BalletAct II: I Like Love MoreAct II: It's Good to Be Home Again (reprise)
Track listing: Sweet Georgia BrownDon't Get Around Much AnymoreRecipe for LoveBare NecessitiesThey Can't Take That Away From MeYou Didn't Know Me WhenHis Is, They AreWith ImaginationWe Are in LoveIt Had to Be YouJust Kiss MeAll of MeParamount FanfareEnd Credit Roll
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Track listing: It Had to Be You (Big Band and Vocals)Love Is Here to StayForever, for NowDo You Know What It Means to Miss New OrleansRecipe for LoveOne Last Pitch (take Two)HeavenlyBlue Light, Red Light (Someone's There)But Not for MeWhere or WhenDon't Get Around Much AnymoreYou Didn't Know Me WhenIt's Alright With MeWe Are in LoveLittle ClownStardust
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