Date: Jun 2nd, 2007 · Tags: Jazz Music Links · Recommended New Music

Verve Records recently launched a new website Celebrateella.com in support of the label’s new upcoming Ella Fitzgerald tribute albums, We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song out on June 5.

Celebrateella.com will include never seen behind-the-scenses footage of artist such as Michael Buble, Natalie Cole, Diana Krall, K.d.lang, Dianne Reeves, and Chaka Khan. Also on the album many of the artists also offer commentary about Ella and their thoughts on recording her music.

Watch the video for a quick behind the scene look of the making of the album and learn about the different artists featured on the album.

Here is the link to buy the album on Amazon – We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song

Please note that a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the tribute album recording will be donated to the Ella Fitzgerald Foundation, which the late singer created to provide educational opportunities for children, foster love of music, assist those in need, and support medical care and research.

Also look out for the Ella Fitzgerald PBS Great Performance program airing on June 6. Quincy Jones, Ruben Studdard, James Moody, Wynonna Judd and others will guest on the show