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Best Jazz of 2017

Here are our picks for the very best jazz tunes released in 2017.

49 songs (3 hours and 52 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Dirty Water
Trombone Shorty - Parking Lot Symphony
3:47
2
Desire
Kamasi Washington - Harmony of Difference
4:36
3
MB Lament
Keyon Harrold - The Mugician
5:04
4
Diaspora
Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah feat. Elena Pinderhughes - Diaspora
4:57
5
Abraham
Miles Mosley - UPRISING
4:47
6
Tight
Jazzmeia Horn - New Jazz [Explicit]
3:04
7
Like Someone In Love
Diana Krall - Turn Up The Quiet
3:16
8
Fairy Tale
Joey Pecoraro - Tired Boy
2:00
9
Cocktails for Two
Bria Skonberg - With a Twist
3:21
10
Nature Boy
Gregory Porter - Nat "King" Cole & Me
3:44
11
Suddenly
ALA.NI - You & I
3:13
12
Piazza Navona
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra feat. Wynton Marsalis & Jon Batiste - Piazza Navona
6:35
13
Spindrift
Colin Stetson - All This I Do For Glory
6:27
14
Tony Then Jack
Hudson feat. Jack Dejohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski & John Scofield - Hudson
5:03
15
Trees on Fire
Binker & Moses - Journey to the Mountain of Forever
6:43
16
The Gentry
Somi feat. Aloe Blacc - Petite Afrique
5:21
17
Stinger
Hard Proof - Stinger
2:38
18
JBS
Chaz Bundick Meets The Mattson 2 - Star Stuff
6:43
19
Devil May Care
Cécile McLorin Salvant - Dreams and Daggers
6:56
20
Independence Day
Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau - Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau
3:10
21
Santiago
Preservation Hall Jazz Band - So It Is
4:01
22
Wolf Eats Wolf
Tony Allen - The Source
5:37
23
Jersey
Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet - Jersey
6:18
24
Project Freedom
Joey DeFrancesco - Project Freedom
7:00
25
Theme 002
Jaimie Branch - Fly or Die
5:20
26
Little Paradise
Eliane Elias - Dance Of Time
4:59
27
As
Becca Stevens feat. Jacob Collier - Regina
4:59
28
Well, Alright
Kermit Ruffins & Irvin Mayfield - A Beautiful World
5:12
29
Optimism
Christian McBride Big Band - Bringin' It
7:06
30
The First Time It Happens
Seth MacFarlane - In Full Swing
3:53
31
Barley
Lizz Wright - Grace
5:07
32
Within Everything
Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band - Body And Shadow
3:03
33
Funky D
Victor Wooten, Dennis Chambers & Bob Franceschini - TRYPNOTYX
5:44
34
Hound Dog
Dee Dee Bridgewater - Memphis ...Yes, I'm Ready
3:38
35
Honestly [feat. Avery*Sunshine]
Boney James feat. Avery*Sunshine - Honestly
4:25
36
Pages
Nate Smith feat. Gretchen Parlato - KINFOLK: Postcards from Everywhere
3:51
37
Open Secret (feat. Ben LaMar Gay, Coultrain & Tommaso Moretti)
Bottle Tree - Bottle Tree (feat. Ben LaMar Gay, Coultrain, & Tommaso Moretti)
4:32
38
The Cave of Rebirth
Tigran Hamasyan - An Ancient Observer
5:39
39
End Of The Tunnel
Vijay Iyer Sextet - Far From Over
2:17
40
The Token Ballad
Rock Candy Funk Party - The Groove Cubed
4:48
41
Judy
Regina Carter - Ella: Accentuate the Positive
3:40
42
It Was A Very Good Year
Seal - Standards (Deluxe)
4:42
43
Second Light
Blue Note All-Stars - Our Point Of View
5:40
44
The Shining One
Craig Taborn - Daylight Ghosts
3:34
45
That's All
Stacey Kent - I Know I Dream : The Orchestral Sessions (Deluxe Version)
5:37
46
Harry The Hipster
Richard Elliot - Smooth Jazz Hits: Best Of The Best
4:31
47
To The Horizon
Jesse Cook - Beyond Borders
3:36
48
Habañera
Aubrey Logan - Impossible
3:45
49
How I Feel
Tadric Jermaine - MMIII
3:17