Ross' new album is set for release via legendary jazz imprint Blue Note on 3 May.
Remembering the lesser-known sequel to Louis Armstrong's massive 1968 hit.
A portrait of Amy Winehouse compiled from various BBC interviews, including much unseen footage, has been launched exclusively on the iPlayer today (22).
Discover our pick of the greatest bass players. We’ve included rock bassists, jazz, and funk and soul in our list. Here are 50 top bass players.
Passion World is Kurt Elling's latest album and it came out in June 2015. It is a masterwork and any fan of jazz vocalists will love this record.
Jazz-R&B vocalist Lizz Wright will duet with Gregory Porter on her debut for Concord Records, ‘Freedom & Surrender,' out worldwide on September 4.
The live John Mayall album ‘Jazz Blues Fusion' came out in 1972 and is well worth investigating
Songs for Young Lovers is Frank Sinatra's first Capitol long playing record release.
He was one of the greatest jazz innovators of his generation and of the genre in general. Ornette Coleman RIP
What do you get when you mix a rock vocalist with the music of Pharaoh Sanders, Archie Shepp, and Charles Mingus - Taxi Wars of course…
Blue Note jazz favourite Gregory Porter has completed another collaboration, ‘Holding On,’ with English electronica duo Disclosure.
There was a time when releasing singles was all important. For jazz labels it was all about gaining exposure through radio plays and on the juke boxes...
A look inside the compilation that gathers together key recordings spanning his Columbia, Capitol and Reprise years.
All musical genres have their own language, the kind of words you need to know if you're to be taken seriously…We bring you 'Changes', Jazz Lingo #4
Details of the second annual Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World festival at Flushing Meadows in June have been announced, with Ms. Lauryn Hill and others.
Wonderful World is many people's favourite song; the story behind its release is fascinating and given its difficult birth it's amazing that it made No.1