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The Imagine Project

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The Imagine Project

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Herbie Hancock
genre:
Pop

We gave it a B+

The jazz-?piano giant Herbie Hancock hooks up with an international cast of guest stars (including Pink and Juanes) for covers of such up-with-people anthems as ”Imagine” and ”A Change Is Gonna Come” on The Imagine Project. Sometimes the lush arrangements go hotel-bar bland. Mostly Hancock hits the spot: His take on Bob Marley’s ”Exodus” — featuring K’naan and Los Lobos — is a truly global trip. B+

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