Jazz

This weekend’s edition of UPFRONT was fiyah! Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter LaTavia Roberson and PR Maven Jess Manning were in the studio to chat about Beyoncé’s historic Coachella performance and the 20th Anniversary of Destiny’s Child. 

Entertainment reporter Jewel Wicker and hip hop artist Renegade El Rey stopped by to discuss Kendrick Lamar winning the Pulitzer Prize for Music. They also talked about Atlanta’s changing music scene and more. 

St. James Live presents a birthday celebration for Jazz saxophonist and flutist Nelson Rangell, Sunday April 15th at 7P.M. Nelson has played with artist like Eric Marienthal, Tom Browne, and David Sanborn. There will be a meet and greet for St. James Live club members and VIP ticket holders. St. James Live is located at 3220 Butner Rd Atlanata Ga, 30331. For information click here.  

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Today's UPFRONT is going to be lit! It features Project Runway All-Star and Atlanta based fashion designer Edmond Newton. He stopped by the studios this week to discuss appearing on Season 6 of the show and his plans to release a book based on his experience. 

American Idol stars Julian and Milo Sposato were in town and stopped by to chat about appearing on the new season of the show.  The twins are also releasing a new album and share some of that music with us. The project is mixture of their musical loves --- Jazz, Pop, Soul and Rock. 

Check out the trailer for TV One’s award-winning #1 series UNSUNG. The new season premieres on Sunday, February 18 at 9 p.m. featuring R&B crooners Silk. The Atlanta based group shot to fame in the early 90s with such classic jams as “Freak Me,” “Girl U For Me” and “Meeting in My Bedroom.”

 

Other artist profiles include The Boys on February 25, Trick Daddy on March 4, Blue Magic on March 11, Deborah Cox on March 18, Shirley Caesar on March 25, Avant on April 8, Brand Nubian on April 15 and Lost Boyz on April 22.

Twilight Productions 2 is proud to present the "12th Annual Valentine's Weekend Celebration for Lovers and Friends" with R&B Music Icon, Jeffrey Osborne and Jazz Vocalist, Rachelle Ferrell on Saturday, February 10 at 8:00 p.m. at the Fabulous Fox Theatre. The show is hosted by MC Lightfoot and will feature of an evening of soulful tunes and cool Jazz vibes. 

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