Entertainment Weekly showcases Countrypolitan Duets

March 31st, 2011

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Reviewed by Mikael Wood | Mar 30, 2011
EW's GRADE B

Details Release Date: Apr 05, 2011; Lead Performance: Anna Wilson;
Genre: Country; Production: Music World

A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY Singer Anna Wilson

The Nashville jazz singer gets help from local heavyweights on Countrypolitan Duets' big band country standards: Lady Antebellum lend creamy harmonies to ''Walkin' After Midnight,'' while Ray Price himself shows up on ''You're the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me.'' Yet they're all outsung by American Idol's Matt Giraud, who thrillingly channels Ray Charles on ''You Don't Know Me.'' B


Anna Wilson in Jazziz Magazine

March 30th, 2011

Gone Country

By Jonathan Widran

"It may seem strange perhaps for someone so steeped in jazz as I was to think Nashville would be a place to cultivate my career as a singer and songwriter." -Anna Wilson

...While Countrypolitan Duets focuses on Wilson's powerful, crystalline voice and crisp jazz phrasing, the project evolved into a unique exercise in musical time travel--sometimes on the same track, as when she added the harmony singing of contemporary country trio Rascal Flatts to "You're the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me, " a hit for Price nearly 40 years ago....

...Essentially, Countrypolitan Duets is a stylish album of cover songs. As a songwriter, Wilson sees it as a homage to those who wrote some of the greatest county crossover tunes of all time....

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Tour: Anna Wilson in Nashville, TN on Saturday, June 18th 2011

March 26th, 2011


Tour: Anna Wilson in Fresno, CA on May 24, 2011

March 22nd, 2011

May 24 2011 - 7:30pm
Fresno CA - Tower Theater
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Anaheim, CA on May 22, 2011

March 22nd, 2011

May 22 2011 - 8pm
Anaheim CA - Grove of Anaheim
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Houston, TX on May 11, 2011 at 8PM

March 22nd, 2011

May 11 2011 - 8pm
Houston TX - House Of Blues
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Bethlehem, PA on May 5, 2011 at 7:30PM

March 22nd, 2011

May 5 2011 - 7:30pm
Bethlehem PA - Musikfest Cafe
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Pittsburgh, PA on May 4, 2011 at 7:30PM

March 22nd, 2011

May 4 2011 - 7:30pm
Pittsburgh PA - WQED Theater
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Alexandria, VA on May 2, 2011at 7:30PM

March 22nd, 2011

May 2 2011 - 7:30pm
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Tour: Anna Wilson in Hartford, CT, USA on April 30, 2011 at 8PM

March 22nd, 2011

April 30 2011 - 8pm
Hartford CT - Belding Theater
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