The award was also presented to Quincy Jones, Smokey Robinson, and the Fisk Jubilee Singers.
As Gregory Porter joins the In Crowd, we got thinking about some other fine versions of this durable tune.
Legendary jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery reunited with the master of the Hammond B-3, Melvin Rhyne, and the result was the formidable Boss Guitar.
The Essential Louis Armstrong is the best of the Ambassador of jazz
'Louis Armstrong - digging deeper' is a hand curated playlist from the uDiscover A&R team of the lesser well known tracks from Satchmo's back catalogue.
The new Blue Note 75th anniversary app for iPad
How session man Paul Griffen helped everyone from Bob Dylan to Steely Dan
Genevieve Bellemare, Verve's new signing, has worked with producers whose credits include Paul McCartney, Aimee Mann and countless others.
New Concord signing Dr. John will make his debut for the company by paying tribute to Satchmo, Louis Armstrong...
We explore the relationship between Brazilian music & jazz, to find out how the 1960s was such a pivotal moment in the history of the rhythms of Brazil.
Louis Armstrong visited Great Britain for the first time in 1932…it was quite a visit
Jazz bassist Charlie Haden passed away on Friday (July 11) , at the age of 76. Charlie Haden made his name for his work in Ornette Coleman’s quartet.
It probably won’t have escaped your attention that a little football tournament has been going on in Brazil. Tomorrow is the World Cup Final.
Gregory Porter was joined on stage by one of his idols, none other than Stevie Wonder, during his performance at the Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Monday.
José James’ musical blend features jazz, soul, hip-hop, rock & his many other influences, all displayed on his Blue Note album ‘While You Were Sleeping.’
As the new month dawns, the door opens on a custom-made selection of tunes inspired by the sights, sounds and temperatures of July.