Once-in-a-generation vocalist Samara Joy – nominee for Best New Artist at the 65th Annual GRAMMY Awards® – will leave you feeling festive with her new single “Warm in December.” The swinging jazz standard is yet another example of the 23-year-old’s unique ability to reinvigorate classic songs for a new generation. She’s been called “the silky-voiced
What: North Sea Jazz Festival When: July 7-9, 2023 Where: Rotterdam Ahoy, Netherlands On Friday 25 November at 10am CET 3-day tickets for the NN North Sea Jazz Festival 2023 will go on sale. Just like previous years we have a nice early bird offer. Single day tickets go on sale on 1 February 2023.
Creating a journey through sounds and words is at the centre of Evie Asio’s musical world. In the same way that every good story cannot be fully digested in one read, she draws on decades of genres and artistic influences to evoke something that is multi-layered and complex in feeling. Evie Asio has released her alternative
What’s love got to do with it? When it comes to veteran jazz vocalist Judy Niemack, everything. Almost 45 years after she released her first … Read More “Judy Niemack: What’s Love? (Sunnyside)” The post Judy Niemack: What’s Love? (Sunnyside) appeared first on JazzTimes.
The Frank Sinatra of 1969 was a different man from the bobby-sox days of “The Voice,” the 1950s Capitol Records peak, and even the Rat … Read More “Memories of a Sinatra Watershed” The post Memories of a Sinatra Watershed appeared first on JazzTimes.
Jacquees has announced his third album, Sincerely For You (previously titled P.T.O.F: Vol. 1). It will release Dec. 16 on Cash Money Records. Rap star Future serves as the album’s executive producer and he also appears on “When You Bad Like That.” 6LACK, Summer Walker, John P. Kee, 21 Savage, Dreezy and Tory Lanez are also featured
Genre-bending trio Your Grandparents have shared a new single, “Livin in Hell.” The soulful tune finds the trio grappling with constant thoughts that trigger a grimace-inducing effect. All hope isn’t lost, as the groove offers a reason to smile through the madness. “‘Livin’ in Hell’ is a medley of blues, soul, and hip-hop that encapsulates
Chris Brown is feeling festive this year. The R&B star has released two new holiday tracks, “It’s Giving Christmas” and “No Time Like Christmas.” On “It’s Giving Christmas,” Brown is “countin’ down the days” until he’s able to spend quality time with his lover. “No Time Like Christmas” sets the mood for another type of
In October 2021, PJ Morton shared “Please Don’t Walk Away” as the lead single from his 2022 album, Watch The Sun. The vulnerable tune, where the New Orleans, Louisiana, native acknowledges his faults in a relationship, reached No. 10 on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay chart. It became his second top-ten hit on that list. “‘Please
Global superstar Janet Jackson has earned new awards from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). “That’s The Way Love Goes,” the lead single from Jackson’s 1993 album, janet., is now certified 2x multi-platinum with two million copies sold. In 2018, legendary producer and songwriter Jimmy Jam spoke exclusively to Rated R&B about Jackson’s fifth