Offered for sale is a Japanese pressing of The Nearness of You by Helen Merrill, including the original obi.
About this copy: This copy of The Nearness of You is a 1977 Japanese pressing of an LP that was originally released in 1958.
The cover is VG++, with no wear, but a bit of foxing on the front cover. The obi is M-. The insert is M-.
The disc is M- with a very faint sleeve scuff on side one. The record looks like it might have been played once.
A nice copy of a terrific Jazz LP.
Background: Released in 1958, The Nearness of You was the sixth LP by Jazz singer Helen Merrill.
Alternately breathy and atmospheric or bright and dynamic, Helen Merrill often reaches a bit too far on The Nearness of You, though her distinct style and strong personality may be refreshing to vocal fans tired of the standard versions of standards.
You can listen to “I Remember You” here:
|Country of origin:||Japan|
|Year of Release:||1977|