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Kurt Elling

This week In One-Off Collaborations 12

2Pac & Dr.Dre, Johnny Cash & Waylon Jennings, Sting & Peter Gabriel, Sergio Mendes, Erykah Badu & Will.I.Am, Willy Deville & Jan Akkerman, Kylie Minogue & Robbie Williams, Chuck Berry & John Lennon, Ed Sheeran & Stormzy, Al Jarreau & Kurt Elling, Patti Labelle & Michael Mcdonald, Stan Getz & Chet Baker, Serge Gainsbourg & […]

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 / Jazz Day 2013 . w/ Mattia Bazar – San Remo Festival (2012) . […]

Monty Alexander & Friends celebrate Sinatra (2016)

February 12, 2016 – singer Kurt Elling and saxophonist Grace Kelly sit in with Monty Alexander Trio – that is Monty Alexander (p), Hassan Shakur (b) and Obed Calvaire (d) – during the “Sinatra at 100 concert” held at Lincoln Center Rose Theater in New York City

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 : w/ Kenny Banks Jr. – Georgia on My Mind (2019) . American Tune . w/ Rosario Giuliani – I like the sunrise (2017) . w/ Patti Austin – Too Close For […]

Sixth ‘International Jazz Day’ happens in Cuba (2017)

April 30, 2017 – Ambrose Akinmusire, Melissa Aldana, Richard Bona, Regina Carter, Kurt Elling, Roberto Fonseca, Kenny Garrett, Herbie Hancock, Quincy Jones, Ivan Lins, Marcus Miller, Youn Sun Nah, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Antonio Sánchez, Esperanza Spalding, Chucho Valdés and many more are gathered at Gran Teatro de la Habana Alicia Alonso in Cuba for the 6th […]