Leslie Odom, Jr. Speaks On His Album, "Simply Christmas"
Award-winning vocalist Leslie Odom Jr. recently released a deluxe edition of his critically acclaimed album, "Simply Christmas," on S-Curve Records. The stunning album of reinterpreted holiday classics debuted at #1 on the Soundscan and Billboard Jazz charts last year. The deluxe edition features new songs including, "Please Come Home For Christmas" and "Edelweiss" arranged by Grammy nominee Michael McElroy and featuring Odom Jr.'s wife of 5 years, an accomplished performer in her own right, Nicolette Robinson. "Simply Christmas" showcases Odom Jr.'s soulful jazz versions of Christmas classics and follows his successful self-titled jazz debut.