The Grammy-winning musician appears on Davis’ 'On the Corner' and later wrote and produced songs for Madonna, Roberta Flack and...
The iconic poster boy for the West Coast cool school, Chet Baker left a profound mark on jazz in his 40-year career, proving you didn’t need to be a Juilliard graduate to...
Gil Evans was one of the most important arrangers in the history of jazz. Born in 1912 in Canada he passed away in 1988 aged 75 years old
New DVD and Blu-ray release showcases her performance at the famous jazz venue.
He possessed technical mastery of his instrument an individualistic style and use of vibrato that made him admired by many.
After making Caesar’s Palace his home in 1967, Frank Sinatra embarked on a decades-long relationship that saw him bring the house down nightly.
The chart entry was spawned by a Record Store Day-exclusive vinyl edition of her live album.
George Benson, Robert Cray and Dame Cleo Laine were among the roll call of stars receiving honours at the 2018 Jazz FM Awards in London.
Free jazz was a much misunderstood – and even maligned – genre when it emerged in the late 50s, but it resulted in some of the finest modern jazz.
From the Blues to bossa nova and calypsos to carols she imbued all with her unique voice. Ella Fitzgerald will live forever…
As the Ella Fitzgerald centenary comes to a close, uDiscover Music looks back over a year-long celebration of The First Lady Of Song.
Acclaimed director Sophie Huber, mastermind behind ‘Blue Note Records: Beyond The Notes’, discusses jazz, creativity, and a mind-blowing session with Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock.
Recorded across two sessions, The Sermon! finds the Hammond organ master Jimmy Smith at his finest for Blue Note, and pointing the future towards soul jazz.