May 10 2016
Gregory Porter’s Take Me to the Alley was released on May 6 and is currently the #1 Jazz Album on Apple Music in dozens of countries across six continents including the U.S., U.K., Japan, Canada, Germany, France, Australia, Switzerland, Italy, Brazil, The Netherlands, Mexico, Belgium, Spain, South Africa, Austria, Norway, Denmark, New Zealand, Russia, Sweden, Ireland and Hong Kong. Apple Music is currently featuring exclusive live videos of Porter performing “Holding On” and “Take Me to the Alley” at the famed Capitol Studios, in addition to specially curated playlists by Gregory including Memories of Mom, Gregory’s Essential Nate King Cole, Praise & Positivity, and Relaxing on the Road.
May 6 2016
An artist whose music is at once timeless yet utterly of its time, Gregory Porter solidifies his standing as his generation’s most soulful jazz singer-songwriter with today’s release of Take Me to the Alley, the much-anticipated follow-up to his million-selling Grammy-winning 2013 Blue Note debut Liquid Spirit. Take Me To The Alley is available now at iTunes, Amazon, and the Gregory Porter Store.
April 29 2016
On June 24, singer, songwriter and pianist Kandace Springs will release her debut full-length album Soul Eyes on Blue Note Records. Produced by Grammy-winning producer Larry Klein (Lizz Wright, Melody Gardot, Joni Mitchell, Herbie Hancock), the album touches upon soul and pop while channeling her jazz influences as well as her Nashville upbringing. The album is available for pre-order now on CD or digital download.
March 24 2016
Demonstrating the enduring vitality of Blue Note Records, the legendary 77 year old jazz label today announces new initiatives in the realm of streaming music with the launch of a curator profile on Apple Music, as well as the continuation of the Blue Note Records Vinyl Reissue Series.