Paul Anka's Rock Swings Debuts on Billboard Jazz Chart

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Paul Anka's Rock Swings made its first appearance on the Billboard jazz chart this week at number two.

The album is a collection of rock and pop songs such as Lionel Richie's "Hello," Oasis's "Wonderwall," and Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" sung by the crooner in a jazz style.

Michael Bubl_'s It's Time was at number one for the 16th week.

Also debuting this week were guitarist John Scofield's That's What I Say, a collection of Ray Charles songs, at number six, and trumpeter Terrance Blanchard's Flow at number 10. The compilation Playboy Jazz: After Dark II entered the chart at number five; Something Beautiful, a vocal recording from soap opera actress Bobbie Eakes, made its first appearance at number 21.

On the contemporary jazz chart, Kenny G's At Last... The Duets Album maintained its grip on the number-one spot. Overtime, the new album from guitarist Lee Ritenour, debuted at number 15.


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