Top 10 Best Jazz SongsAlexandr
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It's got a memorable piano riff, an excellent drum solo and an all around relaxing vibe to it. I love it. - ArchAces
This was a defining song, it was the first time a white person had created a successful jazz song.It issued the style of modern Jazz, Paul Desmond's solo is a catchy but skilful masterpiece in a 5/4 format and not to mention the cheekiness of Dave out weighs everything.
The most important jazz composition of all time; technically and for content. A blessing.
Silly little beat on this.V9 Comments
This is a beautiful, really really beautiful song. Just listening to it makes me so happy and if you search the video on YouTube Louis Armstrong also sings it so beautifully, smiling the whole time. Beautiful Lyrics, great, soulful singer.
I like this song, but it isn't a jazz song, it's a traditional pop song
It just makes you feel good. So lovely
Love the voice, love the song.V11 Comments
Just the best one. What a wonderful world is beautiful, but is not jazz, is pop. - dibildox912
This has got to be one of the best songs ever recorded. It's just do beautiful and expressive. Trane was so beautiful.
This song has a great bass riff, excellent solos on multiple instruments and a very memorable 'chorus.' It's an enjoyable listen and Ferguson's outstanding trumpet playing makes it all the more so.V1 Comment
One of the best voices forgotten today. Real diva of blues/jazz when the word "Diva" meant something
It is impossible to hear this song without wanting to get up and dance. The thump of the drums, the edge of the brass, and the melodic sound of the saxophones come together beautifully in this instantly recognizable piece.
Played this in jazz band, awesome song.
Name one bad thing about this piece.
Well, get up and dance, darnit.
A classic from a classic album. This song is new every time I listen to it. It is not the only song from 'Kind of Blue' that should be on the list but it is my favorite. This song, and the album it is on, influenced multiple jazz, pop, and rock musicians. - mgenet
After you listen to this song you can't help but be more knowledgeable about music.V1 Comment
Very smooth; very sexy; very soulful and VERY Nina Simone. - Britgirl
Real powerful voice love the lyricsV1 Comment
Masterpiece from Winehouse! Missed her so much :(
Died too young with such talent and great voice. Love it when they redo oldies
Nice and short, with a great trumpet solo and piano introduction!
A variational song that can make you feel, calm, cool, happy, sad, angry and stressful. Yes all in one
Starts slow, then upbeat and then irritating. A mix of drums, electric guitar and a trumpet later on. A more calmer one is Life In A Glass House
What can I say about the most innovative and creative songwriter thom yorke, a genius and this tune proves it.
Calm, stressful, rocking, swingingV2 Comments
Seriously?! Since when was Madonna and radiohead Jazz? This is the most idiotic jazz list I've ever seen. Where the hell is metheny, mehldau, monk, corea, Davis, Coltrane, Evans, etc? This is incredibly stupid.
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