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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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 –
Gregory was on UK show Sunday Brunch performing Don’t Lose Your Steam. Watch the performance back here.
Gregory Porter has announced his new album ‘Take Me To The Alley‘ will be released on May 6th 2016! See the tracklist and pre-order HERE. Watch this message from Gregory for more…
WATCH this amazing performance of Liquid Spirit featuring the one and only Claptone – live on Le Grande Journale. Get the Claptone Remix on the Liquid Spirit Special Edition album
Gregory sang ‘Amazing Grace’ at the Royal British Legion’s annual Festival of Remembrance, which pays tribute to all victims of war and conflict. Watch his moving performance at the Royal Albert Hall in London now on BBC iPlayer.
Gregory is up for UMA Best Male Act 2015 and UMA Best Jazz Act Check out the full list of nominations here and vote now!
Gregory Porter took home his second Jazz FM award last week, winning International Jazz Artist Of The Year. The jazz singer who has recently collaborated with dance duo Disclosure, can now claim to have won every year that the event has taken place, as it celebrates its second year.
Gregory worked his magic for Radio 1’s 20th Anniversary in Ibiza party. Holding On with Disclosure went out on Annie Mac’s Friday show, and Liquid Spirit (Claptone Remix) was a hit with the crowds of Sunset Strip on Danny Howard’s Saturday show. DISCLOSURE + GREGORY PORTER – HOLDING ON LIQUID SPIRIT (CLAPTONE REMIX)
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The GRAMMY Award winning album with bonus tracks featuring Laura Mvula, Ben l’Oncle Soul, Jamie Cullum & the infectious Liquid Spirit 20syl Remix plus LIVE footage of Gregory performing with the Metropole Orkest. Order yours now from iTunes or Amazon Music UK Listen to previews:
Gregory has just won the Best International Jazz Record of the Year Award in Hungary, voted by journalists and musicians! Congratulations!
Gregory was nominated for ‘International Artist Of The Year’ at the inaugural BBC Music Awards held in Earls Court, London. Watch his performance of Feeling Good / Liquid Spirit live from the ceremony:
Marks & Spencer released their festive ad in the UK recently, set to Julie London’s version of ‘Fly Me to The Moon’, which follows two fairies named Magic and Sparkle as they clock in for work at the Fairy Factory then fly across the country spreading Christmas joy and making dreams come true with a click … Continued
A brand new deluxe edition of Liquid Spirit featuring new remixes, duets and live footage is available to order now! Get the CD + DVD on Amazon or the Expanded Digital Deluxe from iTunes or Amazon
Liquid Spirit recently reached GOLD status in the UK – selling over 100,000 copies! Gregory and the band were awarded Gold discs following a sold out show at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall.