Critically acclaimed, American jazz singer-songwriter Gregory Porter has become the first MOBO Award winner of 2017, taking home the MOBO Outstanding Contribution to Music Award last night in front of an intimate audience at London’s Gresham Centre. Porter’s latest album Nat “King” Cole & Me is his highest charting success yet – debuting at No.3 … Continued
To celebrate ‘Nat King Cole & Me’ album release, Gregory Porter made an appearance on the BBC One Graham Norton Show on Friday the 20th of October and performed his new single Mona Lisa accompanied by Hollywood star Jeff Goldblum on piano.
Gregory released a stunning new video for album track ‘Smile’. Directed by Ben Crabb (Michael Bublé, Prince), it is wonderfully cinematic – beginning in classic back and white, reminiscent of the original Nat King Cole TV show, before changing to full colour halfway through the video to incredible dramatic effect. Gregory said, “For me, ‘Smile’ … Continued
The new album out NOW! Grammy-winning singing sensation Gregory Porter – one of the most successful jazz artists of his generation – is back with a new album, ‘Nat King Cole & Me’, to be released on 27th October. It is a deeply personal tribute to Nat King Cole – the legendary crooner who ignited Gregory’s … Continued
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FIREROSEFILMS is teaming up with PledgeMusic to bring you the definite documentary of Gregory Porter. Every pre-order of Gregory Porter: Don’t Forget Your Music means that they can make this project a reality. Gregory Porter: Don’t Forget Your Music is an inspirational story of his unique musical talent, told through candid interviews, and exclusive access-all-areas coverage, tracing the … Continued
Released globally on World Refugee Day, Gregory and rapper & actor Common were enlisted by their long-term collaborator Keyon Harrold to record the song “Running”. This is the first installment of an initiative called Compositions for a Cause to advance social justice and humanitarian causes through innovative music collaborations. Proceeds from “Running” will benefit organizations such as Refugees … Continued
The Contemporary Jazz Cruise features highly respected and renowned jazz performers who are continuing to define what is new in the world of jazz while retaining and respecting those elements of the genre that have made jazz one of the true enduring music genres throughout the world. Join Gregory, Marcus Miller, Terence Blanchard, Robert Glasper … Continued
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Gregory performed Purple Rain live on BBC TWO in tribute to Prince, accompanied by Mumford and Sons, Baaba Maal and more. Watch the performance back now –