*(New York, NY) – Today, Grammy®-nominated recording artist, actor, entrepreneur, and media personality Fat Joe was named host of the trailblazing “BET Hip Hop Awards” 2022. Taped from Cobb Energy Center in Atlanta, GA, on Friday, September 30, the broadcast premiere will air Tuesday, October 4, at 9 PM ET/PT on BET. The annual celebration will bring
The song is “Como Una Hoguera”—“like a bonfire”—and vocalist Xiomara Torres is in conflagration mode. Born in Colombia, she knows the salsa romantica groove of … Read More “Xiomara Torres: La Voz del Mar (Patois)” The post Xiomara Torres: La Voz del Mar (Patois) appeared first on JazzTimes.
In 1978, Bruce Meyer of UPI called Flora Purim “the most popular jazz singer in the United States, which is to say she is the … Read More “Flora Purim Has Stories to Tell” The post Flora Purim Has Stories to Tell appeared first on JazzTimes.
Like many things in Northern California’s Silicon Valley—headquarters for Apple, Facebook, Google, and Adobe—the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest has humble, community-focused origins. It began … Read More “2022 San Jose Jazz Summer Fest” The post 2022 San Jose Jazz Summer Fest appeared first on JazzTimes.
Remember those images of stellar nurseries from the James Webb telescope that enchanted the internet last July? They’re what Moor Mother’s new album, Jazz Codes, … Read More “Moor Mother: Jazz Codes (Anti-)” The post Moor Mother: Jazz Codes (Anti-) appeared first on JazzTimes.
UK-based Praise/Worship leader, Seme has released the visuals for his trending praise anthem titled “Big God”, produced by Evans Ogboi. UK-based dynamic Praise/Worship leader, Seme has given a visual treatment to his latest single “Big God,” in the form of its official music video. Produced by Evans Ogboi. “Big God” is a song that expresses
As Ari Lennox gets closer to releasing her sophomore album, age/sex/location, the Grammy-nominated singer shares more details. After much anticipation, Lennox has finally revealed the album tracklist. The 12-track album will include guest appearances from Chlöe, Lucky Daye and Summer Walker. The latter singer appears on “Queen Space,” which Lennox released last week as part of
Usher and Alicia Keys found a unique way to celebrate the 18th anniversary of their hit duet, “My Boo.” On the single’s anniversary date (Aug. 29), Keys launched an open verse challenge for the song. Keys, stationed behind her MPC drum machine at soundcheck, said, “The ‘My Boo’ anniversary is here, and I know how
Silk Sonic (Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars) hit a new peak on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay chart with “After Last Night.” The sensual jam, which features Thundercat and Bootsy Collins, places No. 9 in its ninth week, marking the duo’s fourth top ten single from their successful debut album, An Evening With Silk Sonic. It’s
Summer Walker’s sophomore album Still Over It has produced a hit single. “Unloyal,” a duet with Ari Lennox, has reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay chart. It marks Walker’s first chart-topper in a lead role and her second overall. The news comes less than a week after the single topped R&B radio. Trey