Pictures – Katie Melua – 2007


Album Pictures by Katie Melua
Album Pictures by Katie Melua

Pictures is the title of Katie Melua‘s third studio album, released in 2007.

The album features 12 songs in different genres, such as jazz, blues, reggae and easy listening. Melua wrote or co-wrote six of the songs, while the others were composed by her producer Mike Batt or other artists like Leonard Cohen. The album was well received by critics and fans, and reached the top 10 in several countries, including the UK, Germany, France and the Netherlands. Some of the singles from the album are “If You Were a Sailboat”, “Mary Pickford” and “If the Lights Go Out”.

Pictures” is a captivating and mature album that showcases Katie Melua’s artistry and talent. With its diverse musical influences, introspective lyrics, and captivating vocals, the album is a must-listen for fans of soulful pop, jazz, and sophisticated songwriting.

The personnel of the album Pictures by Katie Melua, released in 2007, are:

  • Katie Melua – vocals, guitar
  • Mike Batt – producer, arranger, conductor, piano, organ
  • Chris Spedding – guitar
  • John Parricelli – guitar
  • Steve Donnelly – guitar
  • Tim Harries – bass
  • Henry Spinetti – drums
  • Ray Cooper – percussion
  • Rob Farrer – additional percussion
  • Dominic Glover – trumpet, trumpet solos
  • The Irish Film Orchestra – strings, flute

Source: Wikipedia

The different versions published for this album :