Al Jarreau

  1. 2013 Grammy Awards: Indies Continue to Make A Major Impact

    December 21, 2012 11:03 AM EST If Mumford & Sons' sophomore album, Babel (Glassnote Records), takes home the Grammy for album of the year on Feb. 10, it will mark the fifth year in a row an indie act has won the top prize, if you count indies by ownership. The run bega ...

  2. Al Jarreau Discharged From Hospital

    August 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.S. jazz singer Al Jarreau was discharged from hospital in the French city of Marseille on Sunday after being treated for heart palpitations, and plans to resume his tour in Germany on Tuesday, officials said. Jarreau, 70, collapsed during a conc ...

  3. Al Jarreau In Critical Condition In France

    July 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.S. jazz singer Al Jarreau was in a critical condition in hospital in France on Friday (July 23) after collapsing on stage the previous evening, hospital sources said. The 70-year-old singer collapsed during a concert in Barcelonnette in the sout ...

  4. R&B Briefs: Patti LaBelle, Al Jarreau

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -Patti LaBelle will be presented with the United Negro College Fund's (UNCF) Award of Excellence during the organization's upcoming 30th anniversary celebration. Presented by Target, the UNCF's annual "An Evening of Stars" ...

  5. Jazz Notes

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Al Jarreau reunites with producer Tommy LiPuma for what Verve calls the singer's first jazz set in 27 years. Read Dan Ouellette's column. Al Jarreau reunites with producer Tommy LiPuma for what Verve calls the singer's first jazz se ...