From loud, robust voices to delicate and refined ones, vocal gymnasts and smooth balladeers, the 50 best jazz singers ever is a varied and stunning list.
The brief but brilliant recording was recently found after more than 60 years in the vaults of Verve Records.
A look at the life of the much-travelled, Philadelphia-born musician with the superior resumé.
This year’s bounty of releases ranges from several vinyl debuts, unique color vinyl pressings, one-of-a-kind picture discs and more.
The set features music spanning Granz's unique career, with recordings by most of the distinguished musicians he recorded.
The record helped to create Tropicália, one of the styles in which the influential Ben played a strong role.
The 1956 performance that announced Ella's arrival at Verve Records gets a double vinyl LP release.
The chart entry was spawned by a Record Store Day-exclusive vinyl edition of her live album.
As the Ella Fitzgerald centenary comes to a close, uDiscover Music looks back over a year-long celebration of The First Lady Of Song.
Ella Fitzgerald, Lester Young and Oscar Peterson are among the reissued jazz royalty.
Louis Armstrong's prolific late '50s period is to be anthologised on Pops Is Tops: The Verve Studio Albums, a four-CD and digital set out on 13 April 2018.
France Gall, frequent Serge Gainsbourg collaborator and the 1965 Eurovision Song Contest winner, has died in Paris at the age of 70
A tribute to uDiscover editor-in-chief and widely-respected author-broadcaster Richard Havers, who died on New Year's Eve 2017 at the of 66.
Watch the new video for the remarkable new version of Frank Sinatra and Seal's Santa Claus Is Coming To Town duet, released on 8 December
A completely unreleased live album by the peerless Ella Fitzgerald, Ella At Zardi's, will be available from 1 December 2017 via Verve/UMe.
Diana Ross is to receive the prestigious American Music Award For Lifetime Achievment at the 2017 American Music Awards in Los Angeles