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Al Jarreau

Happy Birthday Kurt Elling. ‘Elling’s Tone’

This day (November 2, 1967), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Kurt Elling, an American jazz vocalist, composer, lyricist and vocalese performer.Digest Tracklist : My Foolish Heart (2020) . w/ Kenny Banks Jr. – Georgia on My Mind (2019) .…

Al Jarreau sings at Newport Jazz (2004)

August 10, 2004 - Al Jarreau sings at Newport Jazz Festival <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau and George Benson - Givin It Up' width='190'…

Al Jarreau sings in Naples, Italy (2012)

July 23, 2012 - Al Jarreau is at Auditorium di Castel Sant'Elmo in Naples, Italy<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau and George Benson - Givin It…

Al Jarreau sings in Munich (1998)

July 20, 1998 - Al Jarreau and his band perform at Philharmonie am Gasteig in Munich, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau and George…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03

Paul McCartney & Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Roger Mcguinn & Chris Hilman, John Mayer & Bob Weir, Eric Clapton, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn & Joe Sample, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Louis…

Al Jarreau sings at Umbria Jazz (2014)

July 20, 2014 - Al Jarreau sings (with and without Mario Biondi) at "Umbria Jazz Festival" in Perugia, Italy<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau…

Al Jarreau sings in Romania (2014)

July 10, 2014 - Al Jarreau sings at Timisoara Jazz Festival in Romania<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau and George Benson - Givin It Up'…

Al Jarreau sings at Montreal Jazz Festival (2000)

July 2, 2000 - Al Jarreau will be on stage with Freddie Ravel (kb), Ross Bolton (g), Joe Turano (s, kb), Chris Walker (g), Debbie Davis (voc), Arno Lucas (perc) and Joe Morelli (d) at Montreal Jazz Festival, Canada<img…

This week In Soul Artists 23

Luther Vandross, Sly & The Family Stone, Maxwell, Al Jarreau, Grover Washington Jr., Bobby Womack, Akon, Brandy, Michael Jackson, George Benson, Incognito, The JB'S International. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 361 Posts…

Al Jarreau sings in Belarus (2011)

April 4, 2011 - Al Jarreau sings at Belarusian Philharmonic Concert Hall in Minsk, Belarus<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Al-Jarreau-and-George-Benson-Givin-It-Up-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Jarreau and George Benson -…

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ Videos 34

Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Whitney Houston, Icehouse, Midnight Oil, Joe Jackson, Michael McDonald, Al Jarreau, Elvis Costello & The Attractions, U2, Laurie Anderson. They are the '80s Throwback' Videos…

This week In Soul Artists 06

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & the Supremes , Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly & Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul…

We remember Al Jarreau. ‘Al Is For Always’

This day (February 12, 2017), in Los Angeles, died Alwin 'Al' Lopez Jarreau, a seven-time Grammy Award winning American jazz singer.Tracklist : w/ Alita Moses - Summertime (Montreux Jazz Festival, 2015) . Take Five / Blue Rondo a la Turk…

Diana Ross hosts the AMA (1986)

https://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PLAkgERrW0N6R1u3-9e7y95TF71sgwVEuvJanuary 27, 1986 - you do not want to miss on ABC, the 1986 American Music Awards hosted by Diana Ross with among many others Aerosmith, Joan Baez,…

Opposites Attract

From 'Body And Soul' to 'Truth And Lies' , we have mixed 15 tunes around the theme of 'Oppositions'. It has Chick Corea, Morgana King, Lee Morgan & Wayne Shorter, Peruchin and many more.

Jazzin’Around The Nearness of You

Starting and ending with Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington's composition 'The nearness of you', we have mixed 18 'Old Fashion and Mellow Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington'. It has Vanya Borges, Mary…

Jazzin’Around Blue Rondo

Starting and ending with Dave Brubeck's composition '(Round, Round, Round) Blue Rondo', we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue that you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'Dave Brubeck'. It has Marlena Shaw, Astrud Gilberto…