David Garfield and Smokey Robinson score a big win with their Country single on the Billboard Charts!
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The one and only legendary Larry Graham is the funk master of music! You know him as the founder of Graham Central Station, bass guitarist with Sly and the Family Stone and a 1993 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee! And you may even know he’s the uncle of Hip Hop, R&B artist – Drake! SmoothJazzTimes’ Marsha Gilbert caught up with Graham during a rockin’ concert in Atlantic City, NJ. The story INSIDE!
Chris Brown wins big at the BET Awards. Beyonce Knowls pumps out another slamming CD and Patti LaBelle is honored for lifetime achievement! The review inside!
SmoothJazzTimes.com celebrates its first anniversary, May 22, 2011!
Wayman Tisdale’s posthumous CD is released. It’s entitled “Wayman Tisdale; The Fonk Record featuring Tiz & The Fonkie Planetarians. The CD is pays tribute to the jazz great who sadly lost his battle with cancer in May 2009. More inside.
Jazz legend Al Jarreau is reported as recuperating just fine after becoming ill while on tour in France. His website has released health updates and concert schedule information.
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The DC Jazz Fest is fitting just for the city itself. The festival, once called the Duke Ellington Jazz Fest, gets underway June 1 – 13, 2010.