“Coastal Jazz, producer of the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, has announced that Grammy Award winners Erykah Badu, The Roots and Chris Botti will be all be performing in this year’s festival.
The Jazz Fest, one of Vancouver’s signature annual festivals, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and runs from June 18 to July 1 across many venues around Metro Vancouver.”
The staff at Vancity Buzz, reported in there fashionable way, with fun facts and videos.
Some of the fun facts and videos they shared were:
“Erykah Badu, best known for her eccentric style and richly textured music, is a four-time Grammy Award-winning soul singer and songwriter. Regarded as the “First Lady of Neo-Soul,” Badu’s sound – a concoction of soul, hip-hop and jazz – cannot be contained to a single genre.”
Erykah Badu – Window Seat:
“The four-time Grammy Award-winning band was recently named one of the greatest live bands around by Rolling Stone, and they became the official house band on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where they currently perform every Monday to Friday.”
The Roots, Jimmy Fallon and Miley Cyrus – We can’t stop:
"Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. His success has crossed over to audiences usually reserved for pop music and his ongoing association with PBS has led to four number one hit jazz albums, as well as multiple Grammy awards.”
Chris Botti in Boston Feat. Sting and Josh Groban – Shape of my Heart:
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