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Ugly Beauty: The Month In Jazz – August 2018

I saw Fela Kuti live. It was late in his career, in the summer of 1990 (he died in 1997), and he had long since…
Phil Freeman | August 24, 2018 - 2:18 pm

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Cher, Phillip Glass, Reba McEntire, Wayne Shorter, & Hamilton Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Celebrities and guests are arriving at Washington’s Kennedy Center for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors program.
Associated Press | December 2, 2018 - 7:15 pm

Cher, Philip Glass, Wayne Shorter Among 2018 Kennedy Center Honorees

Last year, LL Cool J became the first rapper to receive an award at the Kennedy Center Honors. This year, Hamilton will become the first…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2018 - 12:11 pm

Watch Sting Receive The Polar Music Prize And Get Covered By The Tallest Man On Earth, Annie Lennox, & Others

Sting and Wayne Shorter both received the 2017 Polar Music Prize, an award that was founded by ABBA's manager Stig Anderson. The Swedish prize celebrates…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 15, 2017 - 4:04 pm

Sting, Wayne Shorter Win Polar Music Prize

Sting and Wayne Shorter are the Laureates for this year's Polar Music Prize, a Swedish award founded by ABBA manager Stig Anderson in 1989 "celebrating…
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2017 - 9:34 am