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7 Greatest Jazz Concerts of All Time


 
7 Greatest Jazz Concerts of All Time
 
Jazz has always been rich in talent. So many great writers, performers, and singers dedicated their lives to jazz. These are only seven examples of such rare talents.
 
Although jazz history is rather short, it’s already full of great hits, performers, and concerts. It would be impossible to measure what a singer, songwriter, or musician did more for jazz than the rest. Still, it’s surely possible to pick some of our favorites. Here are just seven (out of many) greatest jazz concerts of all time.

Anthony Hamilton to Perform Live on Aug. 28th, 2021 for the ‘His Love Is Amazing Movement’ Community Event


 
Grammy-Award Winning Artist Anthony Hamilton Will Perform Live on August 28 for the His Love Is Amazing Movement Community Appreciation Event
 
BATON ROUGE, La., Aug. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The HIS LOVE IS AMAZING (HLIA) Movement, an initiative started by Apostle Mardia M. Scott, lead Pastor of Law of Life Ministries International, will host a community appreciation event on Saturday, August 28 at 7:00 p.m., featuring a special performance by Grammy-Award-winning singer, Anthony Hamilton. This event will take place at the newly opened 70805 Conversion Center, located at 5339 Choctaw Drive.

Trumpeter Theo Croker to Release New Album “BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST” on Sept. 24th, 2021 | WATCH NEW VIDEO! Announces U.S./European Tour Dates for 2021/2022


 
Theo Croker Announces New Album BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST Ft. Wyclef Jean, Ari Lennox, Malaya, Kassa Overall, And More Available September 24 – Preorder Now
“State Of The Union 444 || BLK2THEFUTURE” Ft. Wyclef Jean (Official Video) – Out Now
 
NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — GRAMMY-nominated trumpeter, composer, producer, and artist THEO CROKER has announced a new album BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST, his first since the critically acclaimed Star People Nation, the album that earned him the nomination.

Singer Kurt Elling Releases New Single “Manic Panic Epiphanic” | LISTEN! New Album “SuperBlue” Arrives Oct 8th, 2021 | Announces New Tour Dates


 
Kurt Elling Releases Groove-laden New Single “Manic Panic Epiphanic”
 
From the highly anticipated album SuperBlue featuring Charlie Hunter and Butcher Brown Band members Corey Fonville and DJ Harrison due Oct 8
 
Grammy winning vocalist Kurt Elling has released “Manic Panic Epiphanic” the second single from his new album SuperBlue which will be released October 8, 2021 via Edition Records.

Vanessa Williams to Host The 41st Annual “A CAPITOL FOURTH” Celebration on PBS – July 4th, 2021 (8:00-9:30 p.m. ET)


 
Vanessa Williams to Host America’s Independence Day Celebration, A CAPITOL FOURTH, From Washington, D.C. On PBS
 
Featuring Jimmy Buffett, Cynthia Erivo, Gladys Knight, Jennifer Nettles, Alan Jackson, Pentatonix, Mickey Guyton, Ali Stroker, Jimmie Allen, Train, Laura Osnes, Auli’i Cravalho, Maestro Jack Everly conducting the National Symphony Orchestra, with LIVE Fireworks over our Nation’s Capital Skyline and a Special Performance of the National Anthem by Renée Fleming
 
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Capital Concerts announced today the 41st annual A CAPITOL FOURTH, America’s Independence Day celebration on PBS, will be hosted by multi-platinum recording artist and star of television, film and the Broadway stage Vanessa Williams.

International Jazz Day 2021 Concludes with Spectacular All-Star Global Concert


 
International Jazz Day 2021 Concludes with Spectacular All-Star Global Concert Featuring Performances from Cities Across the Globe
 
Hosted by Michael Douglas at United Nations Headquarters in New York, Concert Caps Extraordinary 10th Anniversary Celebration Spanning More than 190 Countries
 
Pic: “Legendary jazz pianist Herbie Hancock and acclaimed vocalist Andra Day perform as part of the International Jazz Day 2021 All-Star Global Concert.”
 
WASHINGTON, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — With more than 190 countries participating, the International Jazz Day 10th Anniversary celebration concluded with a thrilling All-Star Global Concert reaching millions worldwide.

Singer Rissi Palmer to Perform at the Grand Ole Opry on March 19th, 2021


 
RISSI PALMER TO PERFORM AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY
ON MARCH 19, 2021
 
Performance marks first appearance in 13 years
 
NASHVILLE, TN (March 11, 2021) — Soulful country singer-songwriter and Color Me Country radio host, Rissi Palmer, will return to the Grand Ole Opry for a special performance on Friday, March 19, 2021, marking the first time she has stepped onto the hallowed stage in 13 years.

Legendary Soul-Funk-R&B Band Tower of Power to Release New Collection “50 Years of Funk & Soul: Live at the Fox Theater – Oakland, CA – June 2018” on March 26th, 2021 | LISTEN!


 
Legendary Soul-Funk-R&B Band Tower of Power
Celebrates 50 Years with a Star-studded Homecoming Concert
at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA
 
50 Years of Funk & Soul: Live at the Fox Theater – Oakland, CA
June 2018 Due Out March 26, 2021 via Artistry Music/Mack Avenue
Music Group
 
Over the course of two memorable evenings in June 2018, legendary soul-funk-R&B outfit Tower of Power returned to Oakland, the city that started it all, to celebrate its landmark 50th anniversary with a few thousand friends, family and fans.

R&B Singer Bobby V Returns with New Single “Reply” | WATCH NEW VIDEO! Announces National Tour for 2021 – Launches New Label & New Album “The Appetizer” (Coming in Spring 2021)


 
MULTI-PLATINUM GRAMMY AWARD NOMINEE BOBBY V
RETURNS WITH NEW SINGLE “REPLY”
 
(Atlanta, GA): Multi-platinum R&B singer and Grammy Award nominee, Bobby V (formerly Valentino), has announced the release of his new single, “REPLY,” the launch of his Atlanta-based independent label, Veltree Music Group (VMG), and a forthcoming tour that kicks off Spring 2021.