Gretchen Parlato and Lionel Loueke, Lean In (Edition)

The Week in Jazz, Jazziz Magazine
Lean In is a joyful yet soothing fusion of Gretchen Parlato’s love for Brazilian music and Loueke’s West African roots, as well as the first duo collaboration between the two celebrated musicians. Aside from showcasing exceptional chemistry as a duo, the album, released on May 19, features special guests Mark and Marley Guiliana, Lisa Loueke and Burniss Travis on selected tracks.