The recordings were made in June 1964, in between the sessions for 'Crescent' and 'A Love Supreme.'
On the centennial of Billie Holiday's birth, modern vocal hero of soulful jazz interpretation José James is uniquely qualified to speak about his heroine.
Miles Davis's first Great Quintet recorded their debut session for Columbia Records on 26 October 1955
Jazz is the coolest music on the planet, right? If there's any doubt here's the perfect playlist to take the stress away - jazz played with a relaxed vibe.
Just supposing jazz could write its life in 100 tracks what do you think it would chose?
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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.’