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Accentuate the Positive (album)

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Accentuate the Positive (album)

Accentuate the Positive
Studio album by Al Jarreau
Released 2004
Label GRP Records
Producer Tommy LiPuma
Professional ratings
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Allmusic [1]

Accentuate the Positive is an album recorded in 2004 by singer Al Jarreau based around songs from the 1940s.[2] In 2005 the album received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Jazz Vocal Album.


  1. "Cold Duck" (Harris, Jarreau)
  2. "The Nearness of You" (Carmichael, Washington)
  3. "I'm Beginning to See the Light" (Ellington, George, Hodges, James)
  4. "My Foolish Heart" (Washington, Young)
  5. "Midnight Sun" (Hampton, Burke & Mercer)
  6. "Accentuate the Positive" (Arlen, Mercer)
  7. "Betty Bebop's Song" (Jarreau, Ravel)
  8. "Waltz for Debby" (Evans, Lees)
  9. "Groovin' High" (Gillespie, Jarreau)
  10. "Lotus" (Grolnick, Jarreau)
  11. "Scootcha Booty" (Ferrante, Jarreau)



  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Review at allmusic
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