Music

I Wanna Be Evil

I Wanna Be Evil

  1. I’d Rather Be Burned as a Witch
  2. C’est Si Bon
  3. Oh, John
  4. Let’s Do It
  5. Peel Me a Grape
  6. My Heart Belongs to Daddy
  7. I Wanna Be Evil
  8. Come On-a My House
  9. Santa Baby
  10. Weekend

Black Lace Freudian Slip

  1. Black Lace Freudian Slip
  2. This For Joe
  3. Wishes
  4. Thanks, But I Don’t Dance
  5. Free For Day
  6. Ahn’s Dream
  7. Gosh, Look At The Time
  8. Rim Shot
  9. Fallin’ Off A Log
  10. Deep In The Mountains
  11. Serenity Prayer
  12. Rufast Daliarg
  13. Tired
Voice of My Beautiful Country
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  • Kevin Bales – piano
  • Rodney Jordan – bass
  • Quentin Baxter – drums

Voice of My Beautiful Country

“What you’re listening to is my love song to America; my latest attempt to express how I feel about living in this country as a person of color. It had its germination over three years ago when, during an interview in Russia, the interviewer referred to me as…” (more)

  1. Strange Meadow Lark
  2. O Shenandoah
  3. Imagination Medley

  4. I. Imagination
  5. II. Just My Imagination
  6. White Rabbit
  7. Drift Away
  8. John Henry
  9. Angelitos Negros
  10. Voice of My Beautiful Country Suite

  11. I. America the Beautiful
  12. II. Drum Battle
  13. III. Piano Blues
  14. IV. My Country ’Tis of Thee
  15. V. Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing/Star-Spangled Banner
  16. VI. America the Beautiful – Reprise

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  • Rene Marie – vocals
  • Jeff Jenkins – piano
  • Bijoux Barbosa – bass

Slut Energy Theory – U’Dean

Soundtrack from Rene’s one-woman show

  1. I’m A Little Baby
  2. Ain’t What You Done Lost
  3. Jesus Left a Stain
  4. Nothin’ But Love (free download)
  5. Sittin’ On The Porch
  6. Scared (explicit lyrics)
  7. Dark Room (explicit lyrics)
  8. Life Inside
  9. I Ain’t Ashamed (explicit lyrics)
  10. Walkin’ To The Grand Canyon

PURCHASE »

  • Rene Marie – vocals
  • Bill Kopper – guitar
  • Bijoux Barbosa – bass

Three Nooses Hanging

Inspired by the events in Jena, Louisiana.


PURCHASE »

  • Rene Marie – vocals/whistling
  • Kevin Bales – piano
  • Rodney Jordan – acoustic bass
  • Quentin Baxter – drums/percussion

This is Not a Protest Song

100% of the sales of this single will be donated to the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless.

  • Rene Marie – vocals/whistling
  • Kevin Bales – piano
  • Rodney Jordan – acoustic bass
  • Quentin Baxter – drums/percussion

  • Rene Marie – Arranger, Vocals
  • Takana Miyamoto – Piano, Arranger
  • Jeremy Pelt – Trumpet
  • John Toomey – Arranger
  • Quentin Baxter – Arranger, Drums
  • Herman Burney – Bass
  • Bruce Barth – Producer

Serene Renegade

  1. Red Shoes
  2. The South Is Mine
  3. Autobiography
  4. Wishes
  5. Pause
  6. Hard Day’s Night
  7. Lover Man Oh Where Can You Be
  8. Many Years Ago
  9. Little Girl
  10. Rufast Daliarg
  11. Ode To A Flower

  • Rene Marie – Vocals
  • John Toomey – Piano
  • T. Howard Curtis lll – Drums
  • Elias Bailey – Bass
  • Bruce Barth – Producer

Live at Jazz Standard

  1. ‘Deed I Do
  2. Where Or When
  3. It Might As Well Be Spring
  4. I Loves You Porgy
  5. Nature Boy
  6. Bolero/Suzanne
  7. Shelter In Your Arms
  8. A Foggy Day
  9. Paris On Ponce
  10. How Can I Keep From Singing?

  • Rene Marie – Arranger, Vocals
  • Mulgrew Miller – Piano
  • Jeremy Pelt – Trumpet
  • Jeff "Tain" Watts – Drums
  • Jeff Haynes – Percussion
  • Robert Hurst – Bass
  • Bruce Barth – Producer

Vertigo

  1. Them There Eyes
  2. Surrey With The Fringe On Top
  3. I’d Rather Talk About You
  4. Don’t Look At Me Like That
  5. I Only Have Eyes For You
  6. It’s All Right With Me
  7. Vertigo
  8. Detour Ahead
  9. Moonray
  10. Dixie/Strange Fruit

  • Rene Marie – Arranger, Vocals
  • Mulgrew Miller – Piano, Fender Rhodes
  • Sam Newsome – Sax (Soprano)
  • Ugonna Okegwo – Bass
  • Marvin Sewell – Guitar
  • Gerald Cleaver – Drums
  • Bruce Barth – Arranger, Producer

How Can I Keep From Singing?

  1. What A Difference A Day Makes
  2. Tennessee Waltz
  3. Motherless Child
  4. Four Women
  5. The Very Thought Of You
  6. I Like You
  7. Afro Blue
  8. A Sleepin’ Bee
  9. Hurry Sundown
  10. God Bless The Child
  11. Take My Breath Away
  12. How Can I Keep From Singing

  • Harris Levy – Saxophone
  • Tom Ohmsen – Engineer, Producer
  • Loren R. Craft – Liner Notes
  • Flip Shoemaker – Guitar
  • Rene Croan – Arranger, Producer, Vocals
  • Ed Mikenas – Arranger, Bass, Conga, Keyboards, Percussion, Producer
  • Larry Scott – Arranger, Percussion, Drums, Djembe

Renaissance

  1. It Might as Well Be Spring
  2. Comes Love
  3. I Thought About You
  4. Sandman
  5. Caravan
  6. Peel Me a Grape
  7. Inchworm
  8. Tennessee Waltz
  9. Be My Husband
  10. Dindi
  11. Ain’t Misbehavin’
  12. Soon It’s Gonna Rain
  13. Them There Eyes