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Norah Jones Inspired By Dr Seuss And Her Own Kids For New Album

Mark Linehan
Mark Linehan

3:38 PM - 12 Jun 2020

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Nine Grammy Awards!

Over 50 million albums sold!

Collaborations with some of the world's most iconic names in music; Ray Charles, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson just to name a few.

Dr Seuss GIFs | Tenor

And now you can add Dr Seuss to that list of musical inspirations. As a Mother to two small kids Norah has spent a lot of time reading them his fantastic books.

Reading Dr Seuss to  my kids every night got me thinking of the rhyming style and it inspired me to write 'How I Weep' - I also love when I hear my kids trying to write a song and sometimes I am amazed at what they can come up with some really profound statements! And you're like WOW!

Norah Jones has made a serious contribution to music since she burst on to the scene with 'Come Away With Me' and her voice has become synonymous with ears worldwide.

Come Away With Me: Revisiting Norah Jones' Breakout Debut Album

SEVEN STUDIO ALBUMS - 50 MILLION SOLD

Like a soulful, beautiful ray of sunshine that first album was in half the households of the world providing a musical soundscape to light up grey days.

Norah is an incredibly private person.

So, when she agreed to do this interview with The Fergal D'Arcy Show we were absolutely thrilled.

Pick me up off the floor, Norah Jones asks on her new album

Now, she releases her seventh studio album 'Pick Me Up Off The Floor' and she celebrated by joining us here on The Fergal D'Arcy Show to chat.

Norah Jones Inspired By Dr Seuss And Her Own Kids For New Album

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