International Jazz Day – April 30, 2023: A Jazz Journey around the World
Herbie Hancock to host All-Star Global Concert with UNESCO featuring performances in 13 global cities by Dianne Reeves, Marcus Miller, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Somi, Melody Gardot, Sérgio Mendes, Cyrille Aimée, Antonio Sánchez, John Beasley and many more
PARIS and NEW YORK, April 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock today announced the program for the 2023 celebration of International Jazz Day, with participation from more than 190 countries.
Gifted Jazz Saxophonist Melvin Smith Delivers Debut Gospel Jazz Release, Blessed
Celebrated Musician Covers Church Anthems In New Release
(Jacksonville, FL) – February 11, 2022 – Gospel Jazz Music is a burgeoning genre consisting of the improvisational and African American influences of the sacred, Gospel music, and secular, Jazz. Melvin Smith is a master at both.
Ben Tankard Drops Another Musical Masterpiece – SHINE!
Nashville, TN — The Gospel Jazz Man Ben Tankard inspired you to RISE! with his Billboard chart-topping album that remained on the charts for a record-breaking 2 years. Now the Stellar Award Honors Hall of Fame inductee and platinum-selling artist invites you to SHINE!
Gospel Jazz Saxophonist, Richard D’Abreu, Jr., Celebrates Birthday with Jazzy Rendition of Birthday Classic
(Richmond, VA) – January 20, 2021 – “Happy Birthday” is one of today’s most recognizable songs. A tune used to celebrate birthdays from age 1 to 100 and beyond, the melody alone recalls warm memories of festive occasions shared with family and friends. Gospel Jazz Saxophonist Richard D’Abreu, Jr. loves the song.
2X GRAMMY® WINNER TYE TRIBBETT TO LAUNCH DAILY RADIO SHOW, WHAT’S THE WORD WITH TYE TRIBBETT SET TO DEBUT SEPTEMBER 2020
NEW YORK, NY (July 8, 2020) — SupeRadio, LLC and LOX Entertainment announced an affiliation and sales partnership agreement to syndicate two-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer, songwriter, and producer Tye Tribbett‘s one-hour daily radio show, What’s The Word with Tye Tribbett, which is set to debut September 2020.
BEN TANKARD’s Fresh New Single “Passionfruit” Is #1 Most Added On Billboard Smooth Jazz Chart
Ben Tankard Receives His 18th Stellar Award Nomination and Two 2020 Steeple Award Nominations
Nashville, TN — Without a doubt, Jazz man Ben Tankard is the most decorated Gospel/Jazz artist of all time. His catalog of albums has garnered the musician every national award and accredited chart status that exists for his genre.
National Museum Of African American Music Announces Grand Opening Date Of September 3, 2020 – Advance Tickets Now Available!
First multi-genre Black music museum scheduled to open early September in ‘Music City’
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — After more than 20 years in development, the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) is ready to open its doors to music lovers of all ages.
BEN TANKARD Takes Flight With New Album RISE!
Nashville, TN — Your favorite Renaissance Man is Back! Gold and Platinum selling Gospel/Jazz Pianist, bestselling author, reality TV star, private pilot and pastor, Ben Tankard has been thrilling us with Gospel/Jazz for nearly three decades. His new album RISE! promises to be some of his best work yet!
Award Winning Gospel Saxophonist Angella Christie Charts Billboard with “Intimate Conversations”
ATLANTA, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Stellar Award winner, Smooth Jazz and Dove Award nominated Saxophonist Angella Christie, lands coveted rankings on two Billboard Charts – Gospel and Contemporary Jazz.
Founded by Music Legend Quincy Jones
Announces December 15, 2017 Launch Date
New York, NY – December 7, 2017 – Qwest TV, the world’s first subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform dedicated to jazz and jazz-inspired music forms founded by music legend Quincy Jones in collaboration with French jazz impresario and television producer Reza Ackbaraly, announced today its official global launch date set for December 15, 2017. The announcement comes just two months following a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign in Fall 2017 that raised nearly $170,000 USD, nearly double the platform’s target goal.