Ndegeocello herself has curated the line-up, and the event will take place from April 8-10.
Founded in 1939 by Alfred Lion, Blue Note is loved, respected, and revered as one of the most important record labels in the history of music.
The classically trained jazz pianist has always straddled the two worlds of jazz and hip-hop, most audibly on pathfinding albums the likes of ‘Black Radio.’
The documentary was directed by Melissa Haizlip, niece of ‘Soul!’ host Ellis Haizlip.
The collective is comprised of Robert Glasper, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Terrace Martin, Derrick Hodge, Taylor McFerrin and Justin Tyson.
Out February 12, ‘R+R=NOW Live’ features Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Terrace Martin, Derrick Hodge, Taylor McFerrin, and Justin Tyson.
The song features H.E.R. and Meshell Ndegeocello.
Blue Note president Don Was talks about his love affair with jazz’s most iconic record label, and following in Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff’s footsteps.
The original track comes off the duo’s new album, ‘Free Love.’
The project includes contributions from Lenny Kravitz, Stevie Wonder, Chuck D, Black Thought, and more.
The rapper will join the likes of Ari Lennox, Tiwa Savage, and Bootsy Collins for the global festival’s 15th year.
Don Was is a widely-respected artist, record label boss and hugely in-demand A-list producer.
The original version of the track appeared on Byrd’s 1975 R&B fusion classic 'Places and Spaces'.
‘It seems like people are finally ready to open their eyes to systemic racism in this country, and if we’re going to talk about it, we have to also talk about how...
The Grammy-winning pianist and producer from Houston, Texas often records and performs with his group the Robert Glasper Experiment.