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Philip Chaffin - WILL HE LIKE ME? (a love story),
Philip's latest album is WILL HE LIKE ME? (a love story), available November 9.
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Philip's currently celebrating the release of his new album, Will He Like Me?, available in stores and online November 9. A groundbreaking album, it reimagines the Great American Songbook for the post-marriage-equality era, using 17 classic songs to tell a gay man's love story, from first date to final farewell.  
Philip in Working at Britstol Riverside Theatre
Philip in Working at Bristol Riverside Theatre, Fall of 2016.

Philip in Working at Britstol Riverside Theatre
Philip singing "Country Roads" in When America Sings, Summer of 2017

 
       
Philip will be returning to Bristol Riverside Theatre for their annual winter musicale. Visit www.brtstage.org for more info. And in the spring, Philip will be bringing his one-man show to Baton Rouge, Los Angeles, New York City, Fort Lauderdale, and Austin; more details as we learn them!    
       
Congratulations to Philip: Grammy Award nominee for producing the cast recording of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical FUN HOME. This is Philip's third Grammy nomination, following his nod for the New Broadway Cast Recording of Follies in 2013 and the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Sondheim on Sondheim in 2011.    
         
Recent Recordings
Somethin' Real Special: The Songs of Dorothy Fields Jerome Kern: The Land Where the Good Songs Go - A New Revue Sweet Bye and Bye Sweet Little Devil When the Wind Blows South
“Rapturous.”
USA Today
“Fresh and thrilling.”
Show Business
“A long overdue tribute to Fields.”
The Huffington Post
“One of the year's Top 10 albums. An all-around delight. Dorothy Fields is a perfect match for Chaffin.” - Playbill



“Here’s a blue-chip collection... Philip Chaffin has one of those warm, sophisticated voices that call to mind the finer products of Kentucky’s distilleries. Match him up with the dry, witty, bitters-flavoured lyrics of the masterful Dorothy Fields, shake with a 23-piece orchestra and you’ve got a cocktail to cherish. “I’ll Buy You a Star” will bring you to tears; “You’re a Lovable Lunatic” will make you grin ear to ear. All classy stuff.” - Toronto Star

“One of the year's Top 10 vocal albums, Somethin' Real Special radiates. By turns buoyant or openly ardent, with a dash of humor, everything works. Nothing can turn off the Chaffin charm.” - Talkin Broadway

“Highlights include "Alone Too Long,” from 1954's By the
Beautiful Sea
, as well as a tender version of “Where Am I Going?” from 1966's Sweet Charity. Of course, no Fields retrospective would truly be complete without “The Way You Look Tonight.” - The Huffington Post

“Leave it to Philip Chaffin to record the first male solo album of songs by lyricist and savvy sophisticate Dorothy Fields. Chaffin lends his beautiful and charismatic tenor on this superb fourth solo disc.” - Next Magazine
“Chaffin hits a bullseye with his new recording of songs by the great lyricist Dorothy Fields. Chaffin's gorgeous, soaring baritone will make you hear old songs in a fresh and thrilling new way.” - Show Business

“Long overdue, and Chaffin is the singer for the job." - Seattle Post Intelligencer
 


     
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