Soul singer Jaki Graham has been back in the recording studio for the first time in more than a decade - and she chose Leeds to make her new album. You can find out more on her website.
The singer Jaki Graham has spoken to Calendar about the release of her new album which was recorded in Leeds. She is performing a series of jazz covers and says it is a chance for her fans to hear a new side to her music that is different from the 80s hits that first made her famous.
The singer Jaki Graham has recorded her new album at a studio in Leeds. She had a string of singles and albums in the 1980s and 1990s and is perhaps most famous for her songs 'Could it be I'm falling in love?' as well as 'Set me free'.
Jaki's new album, 'For sentimental reasons', was recorded at the Savile and Chrome studios in Leeds and takes her music in a new direction. It features a series of jazz covers performed with her own unique sound. She hopes it goes down well with existing fans and helps her win a new audience too.