Who: Anita Baker What: The Songstress Tour Eight-time Grammy Award-winning superstar Anita Baker, The Songstress, has announced a special run of live dates for 2023. The Songstress’ tour, produced by Live Nation, will bring her to 15 cities kicking off on February 11th at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, FL making stops across the U.S. in Atlanta
Ramiro Pinheiro has a new release, and it is called Sentidos. It is an amalgam of inventiveness and accessibility. Pinheiro pays homage to his roots through reinventing the traditional motifs, creating a work that is simultaneously conventional and refreshingly contemporary. Ramiro Pinheiro is a Brazilian guitarist, singer and songwriter born in the city of São
Enjoy A Jazzy Little Christmas with multi-GRAMMY® nominated group Ernie Haase & Signature Sound this holiday season. Featuring true, four-part harmony and a three-piece jazz band, A Jazzy Little Christmas Tour presents numbers from Ernie Haase & Signature Sound’s Billboard Top Ten Jazz Album. Ranked by the Los Angeles Times as one of the “Best Christmas Albums of 2019,” A Jazzy Little Christmas “evokes memories of
The extraordinary late creative flowering of Wadada Leo Smith carries on. He turned 80 on December 18, 2021, but the outpouring of new albums, including … Read More “Qasim Naqvi/Wadada Leo Smith/Andrew Cyrille: Two Centuries (Red Hook)” The post Qasim Naqvi/Wadada Leo Smith/Andrew Cyrille: Two Centuries (Red Hook) appeared first on JazzTimes.
We’ve had so many extraordinary musicians study in the New England Conservatory’s Contemporary Musical Arts department since it was founded in 1972 (under the name … Read More “Artist’s Choice: A Playlist of Notable New England Conservatory Alums” The post Artist’s Choice: A Playlist of Notable New England Conservatory Alums appeared first on JazzTimes.
Asked to choose Duke Ellington’s most valuable sidemen, most folks would likely start with Johnny Hodges, followed by any number of the additional cavalcade of … Read More “Chronology: Sonny Greer and Sam Woodyard Drum for the Duke” The post Chronology: Sonny Greer and Sam Woodyard Drum for the Duke appeared first on JazzTimes.
Masego is back with a new single, “Say You Want Me.” It’s the first new song from the Grammy-nominated artist since he released the syrupy “Yamz” with Devin Morrison in November 2021. The Afro-R&B track, co-produced by P2J and E.Y., meshes Masego’s smooth voice with the burgeoning talents of Destin Conrad, Ambré, Ari PenSmith and
R&B powerhouse Anita Baker has announced the dates for her 2023 headlining tour. It’ll mark the legendary singer’s first full tour since 1995. The highly anticipated tour will celebrate the 40th anniversary of Baker’s debut solo album, The Songstress, which was released May 31, 1983. The 15-city tour kicks off Feb. 11, 2023, in Hollywood
Rising singer Kaash Paige has announced the release date for her sophomore album, Soundtrack 2 My Life. It will arrive Nov. 18 via Def Jam Recordings. Soundtrack 2 My Life, alternatively titled S2ML, is the follow-up to Paige’s 2020 debut album, Teenage Fever. It was previously titled The Fall Off, as reported by Billboard and
Emerging singer-songwriter Mariah the Scientist has released a new song titled “Bout Mine.” On the brooding track, Mariah the Scientist offloads her frustrations about the romantic complications she is experiencing from a nonchalant lover. She is unwilling to lose out on the investment, making a promise that this specific person will regret how they’ve been