For One to Love

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For One to Love
Studio album by Cécile McLorin Salvant
Released September 4, 2015 (2015-09-04)
Recorded 2014–2015
Genre Jazz, vocal jazz
Label Mack Avenue
Producer Gretchen Valade (executive producer), Al Pryor (producer)[1]
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[2]
Boston Globe(positive)[3]
The Guardian4/5 stars[4]
Wall Street Journal(positive)[5]

For One to Love, is a studio album by American jazz singer Cécile McLorin Salvant. It is the singer's third album and the follow up to WomanChild (2013).

Critical reception[edit]

The album was released to critical acclaim from publications such as the New York Times, The Guardian, and Los Angeles Times.[4][6][7] For One to Love won Grammy Award as Best Jazz Vocal Album of 2016.[8]

Track listing[edit]

1."Fog"Cécile McLorin Salvant5:15
2."Growlin' Dan"4:34
3."Stepsisters' Lament"2:19
4."Look at Me"Salvant2:44
5."Wives and Lovers"2:51
6."Left Over"Salvant4:27
7."The Trolley Song"3:51
9."What's the Matter Now?"4:17
10."Le mal de vivre"Monique Andrée Serf6:14
11."Something's Coming"10:33


Adapted from AllMusic.[1]

  • Cécile McLorin Salvant – vocals
  • Aaron Diehl – piano
  • Paul Sikivie – double bass
  • Lawrence Leathers – drums


Chart (2015) Peak
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[9] 118
French Albums (SNEP)[9] 156
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[9] 58
US Billboard Top Heatseekers[10] 3
US Billboard Jazz Albums[11] 2
US Billboard Top Independent Albums[12] 28