Sissel Kyrkjebø – Summertime

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An evening pause: Performed live on Swedish television in 2018.

Hat tip Danae.



  • Alex Andrite

    Goose Bumps !

  • Dick Eagleson

    Norway got soul!

  • eddie willers

    So I’m sitting in a Waffle House with two work buddies and one gets up and goes toward the jukebox. He comes back and “Summertime” starts to play over the speakers. I say, “You know, I always thought that “Summertime” was such a perfect song that NOBODY could screw it up. I guess I was wrong”.

    My buddy jumps up mad as hell and tells me it was he was the one who put in the quarter because it was some American Idol singer and he thought she was great!

    Really, really mad.

    I gave an apology but mumbled in a Galilean sotto voce…”And yet it still sucks”.

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