Thornetta Davis :: HONEST WOMAN

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Thornetta DavisThornetta Davis’ Honest Woman all original CD features 13 tracks, one a duet with Kim Wilson of The Fabulous Thunderbirds. The funky, rocking, soulful Queen of Detroit Blues has a beautiful, enchanting sound that has been described in many ways. When she sings she has a sound that is said to have a timbre like Sarah Vaughn, is sassy like Denise LaSalle, has the soulful passion of Etta James, belts the blues like Bessie Smith, has the power of Big Mama Thornton, and touches you in your soul like Aretha Franklin.

Songs on the Honest Woman include: “When My Sister Sings The Blues” is a back porch Delta blues with Thornetta’s sister Felicia Davis expressing how she feels when she hears her sister sing; “I Gotta Sang The Blues” is an up tempo, guitar driven blues anthem, a duet with harmonica virtuoso Kim Wilson of the Fabulous Thunderbirds; “That Don’t Appease Me” is a contemporary, up tempo rock blues with a little attitude; “Set Me Free” is a funky blues gospel to help you bust loose, featuring The Larry McCray Band; “Am I Just A Shadow” is a blue ballad on a troubled relationship; “I Need A Whole Lotta Lovin To Satisfy Me” is a funky, up tempo song, spiced with little Cajun groove; “I’d Rather Be Alone” is a soulful, slow blues burner, brassy and sassy! “Tell it;” “I Believe (Everything Gonna Be Alright)” is a Soulful Americana, uplifting song with country feel; “Sister Friends Indeed” is a bluesy, Americana styled ode to Sisterhood, everywhere!; “Get Up And Dance Away Your Blues” is a rocking jump blues with a little swing, Dance Ya’ll!; “Can We Do It Again” is another slow blues burner, sexy guitar, sexy horns, and yep, sexy vocals; “Honest Woman” is a soulful, vintage R&B, blues infused. A blessed journey to joy!; “Feels Like Religion” is a funky blues rock gospel celebration, about “thanks for being in his favor.”




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