Jazz

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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And the nominees are...

Congratulations goes out to a number of our favorite jazz artists who are up for Grammy Awards tomorrow night. The coveted list includes Jazzmeia Horne, Christian McBride, Fred Hersch, Billy Childs, Raúl Midón and many more. 

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Variety Playhouse presents an evening of Jazz with the one and only Kamasi Washington on Friday, December 8 at 8:00 p.m. Born into a musical family, Kamasi began playing saxophone at the age of 13, later attending the prestigious Hamilton High School of Music followed by UCLA. He has toured and recorded with the likes of Snoop Dogg, Rapahel Saadiq, Kendrick Lamar, Gerald Wilson, Lauryn Hill, Mos Def, Harvey Mason and Chaka Khan, to name a few. 

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This week’s #UPFRONT features one-on-one interviews with NAACP Image Award nominated singer/songwriter—-MAJOR. The Billboard Chart topping vocalist gave me an exclusive interview regarding his music, his recent tour with Kirk Franklin and Ledisi and his Soul Train Awards performance. 

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