1. Billy Taylor

    Billy Taylor

    2 Albums, 0 Songs

    • It's a Matter of Pride
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  2. Groundbreaking Jazz Manager John Levy Dies at 99

    January 23, 2012 9:54 PM EST ALTADENA, California - John Levy, the first prominent African-American personal manager in the jazz or pop music field, whose clients included Nancy Wilson and Ramsey Lewis, has died at age 99. Devra Hall Levy posted on his website that her husban ...

  3. Billy Taylor, Jazz Musician, Dies at 89

    December 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST Billy Taylor, a leading jazz musician and composer who introduced the genre to wider audiences as a TV broadcaster, teacher and booster of new talent, died Tuesday in New York of heart failure, age 89. The Kennedy Center for the performing arts in ...

  4. Boz Scaggs Tackling Standards On New Album

    June 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Boz Scaggs is staying on the standards path for his next album. Boz Scaggs is staying on the standards path for his next album. Scaggs -- who's currently finalizing a label deal for the planned September release of "Speak Low" -- tell ...

  5. Recording Academy Names 2005 Lifetime Honorees

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Legendary rock group Led Zeppelin, jazz great Art Blakey and pioneering country music act the Carter Family are among the artists who will receive the Recording Academy's Lifetime Achievement award. T Legendary rock group Led Zeppelin, jazz gre ...

  6. Boy Bands Crowd U.K. Charts

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Local boy bands rule the new U.K. sales charts, as English quartet Blue went straight to the top of the singles survey yesterday (Nov. 18) with "If You Come Back" (Innocent/Virgin) and Irish five-piec Local boy bands rule the new U.K. sale ...

  7. Brubeck Guides 'Piano Jazz' Onto TV

    August 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The host of National Public Radio's "Piano Jazz" is teaming up again with jazz great Dave Brubeck, but this time they're taking the show to television. Marian McPartland, the host of the award-winning The host of National Public ...