Top 10 Jazz Artists for Modern College Students
This list includes the soulful Louis Armstrong, the spectacular Ella Fitzgerald, and the groovy Holliday.
You are missing out on what could make your unexciting college life exciting. Don’t worry too much about it. We’ve all been there. College would have you think that fun is excessive. So, you believe you don’t have a choice but to feel overwhelmed, overburdened, and completely stressed constantly.
NORAH JONES I DREAM OF CHRISTMAS (DELUXE) OUT OCT. 21
EXPANDED 24-TRACK EDITION OF SINGER’S BELOVED HOLIDAY ALBUM
INCLUDES A BRAND-NEW VERSION OF THE SEASONAL FAVORITE
“HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS”
On October 21, Norah Jones will release I Dream Of Christmas (Deluxe), a newly expanded 24-track edition of the 9-time GRAMMY-winning singer, songwriter, and pianist’s beloved 2021 holiday album, a delightful and comforting collection of timeless seasonal favorites and affecting originals.
Portuguese-Born Vocalist Maria Mendes Releases the Single “Hermeto’s Fado for Maria” Today
From Her Forthcoming Album, Saudade, Colour of Love
Due Out October 7 on Challenge Records, Saudade, Colour of Love Features Orchestral Arrangements of Songs from Her Grammy-Nominated Album Close To Me
Hailing from Portugal and based for the last decade and a half in the Netherlands, Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-nominated vocalist and composer Maria Mendes is no stranger to living between two different worlds.
FIRST-EVER OFFICIAL CHRISTMAS ALBUM FROM THE LEGENDARY LOUIS ARMSTRONG, “LOUIS WISHES YOU A COOL YULE,” SET FOR RELEASE OCTOBER 28 VIA VERVE RECORDS/UMe
NEW COLLECTION INCLUDES NEARLY ALL OF SATCHMO’S HOLIDAY OFFERINGS PLUS A PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED ARMSTRONG RECORDING OF THE CLASSIC HOLIDAY POEM, “A VISIT FROM ST. NICHOLAS,” SET TO NEWLY RECORDED MUSIC BY SULLIVAN FORTNER
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Much like Santa Claus himself, Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong devoted his life to “the cause of happiness,” as he once put it, bringing joy to audiences around the globe every time he put his trumpet to his lips or crooned with his instantly-recognizable, gravelly voice.
Soulful Storyteller NICA CARRINGTON’s Debut “TIMES LIKE THESE”
It took a worldwide epidemic to make vocalist NICA CARRINGTON fully realize that tomorrow is not promised to anyone. Although she has been singing and studying voice since she was a young child, her shyness made her feel more comfortable singing in choirs surrounded by others rather than stepping into the spotlight as a solo performer.
BLUE NOTE RE:IMAGINED II OUT SEPTEMBER 30
NEW COLLECTION OF RE:IMAGINED BLUE NOTE CLASSICS
FROM AN ARRAY OF RISING UK STARS
LISTEN TO MAYA DELILAH’S COVER OF “HARVEST MOON”
A NEIL YOUNG SONG THAT APPEARED ON CASSANDRA WILSON’S
ACCLAIMED 1995 ALBUM NEW MOON DAUGHTER
Blue Note Re:imagined returns on September 30 with a brand new collection featuring fresh takes on music from the Blue Note Records vaults recorded by an exciting line-up of the UK jazz, soul, and R&B scene’s rising stars.
INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED PIANIST/VOCALIST
ELIANE ELIAS TRANSPORTS YOU TO QUIETUDE
ON CANDID RECORDS OCTOBER 14, 2022
Reigning Queen of Bossa Nova Returns to Brazilian Roots
Following 2022 GRAMMY® Win for Best Latin Jazz Album
(September 6, 2022) Hot off her 2022 GRAMMY® win for Best Latin Jazz Album for Mirror Mirror internationally celebrated virtuoso pianist, alluring vocalist, composer and arranger Eliane Elias returns to her Brazilian bossa nova roots on her new recording Quietude.
Exciting Jazz-Vocal Discovery Tawanda,
Winner of the 2020 Sarah Vaughan Competition, Releases Much-Awaited Debut Album Smile
on Resonance Records
Available October 28
On October 28, 2022, Resonance Records, the acclaimed jazz label, will issue the first album by one of the most promising young jazz singers to emerge in years: Tawanda Suessbrich-Joaquim, known simply as Tawanda.
Versatile Chicago Vocalist Tracye Eileen’s “YOU HIT THE SPOT” Releases Today, August 26th
On YOU HIT THE SPOT, Chicago singer TRACYE EILEEN returns to her straight-ahead jazz roots on an album of standards performed with a contemporary edge. This is Eileen’s fourth release and third full-length album. Always exploring new ways to express herself, each of her previous recordings covered different genres and stylistic approaches.