Esperanza Spalding--- is a jazz bassist, cellist and singer, who draws upon many genres in her own compositions.She has won 4 Grammy Awards, including the Grammy Award for Best New Artist at the 53rd Grammy Awards,making her the first jazz artist to win the award
Grammy and Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson returns to music with her first new album since 2011's I Remember Me. It has already delivered the hit singles Walk It Out; I Can't Describe (The Way I Feel); and It's Your World.
GRAMMY winner LL Cool J and GRAMMY-nominated pianist Lang Lang help congratulate Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow, who was honored with the UJA-Federation of New York's 2014 Music Visionary of the Year Award on June 25 in New York
ETTA JAMES R.I.P. (January 25, 1938 - January 20, 2012) Winner of six Grammys and 17 Blues Music Awards. Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1993, the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001, and the Grammy Hall of Fame in both 1999 and 2008. Ranked number 22 on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Singers of All Time and number 62 on the list of the 100 Greatest Artists.