Nat King Cole and Gregory Porter

Grammy Award winning artist Gregory Porter has teamed up with Grammy winning conductor Vince Mendoza to record new album 'Nat King Cole & Me'. It's the first time Porter has recorded with a full orchestra and under the direction of Mendoza, who has won 6 Grammys - you know it's going to be something special. … Continue reading Nat King Cole and Gregory Porter

Gregory Porter Makes UK Chart History

Gregory Porter has made history with latest album 'Take Me To The Alley' as it soared into the UK Charts and nestled in the Top 5, making his offering the first Jazz album to break the chart in over a decade. It hasn't been since Jamie Cullum's 2005 album 'Catching Tales' that we've seen a … Continue reading Gregory Porter Makes UK Chart History

Review: Gregory Porter – Take Me To The Alley

In a time when a lot of music seems to be centered around how well it can perform in the charts, it's refreshing to hear yet another album by Gregory Porter which focuses more on lyrical content and well crafted musicianship. You'd be forgiven for thinking that this album may have gone a little off … Continue reading Review: Gregory Porter – Take Me To The Alley

Gregory Porter Tribute To Prince on Later With Jools Holland

Jazz and soul singer-songwriter Gregory Porter led a chorus of musicians including Mumford & Sons, Baaba Maal and The Very Best in a musical tribute to Prince on BBC show, Later With Jools Holland. Porter, who sites Prince as a significant influence on his music stated: "Prince was one of the musical masters, an extraordinary influence … Continue reading Gregory Porter Tribute To Prince on Later With Jools Holland

Review: Gregory Porter – De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Picture sitting in a 1950's Harlem Jazz club with Tom Collins in hand. Art Blakey on drums, Chet Baker - trumpet, Thelonius Monk & Art Tatum on piano, Oscar Pettiford - double bass and Sonny Rollins on the sax. This is the caliber of musicians that came to De Montfort Hall, Leicester to back up … Continue reading Review: Gregory Porter – De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Gregory Porter – Don’t Lose Your Steam, Music video

Inspired by his 3 year old son Demyan, lyrics describe “...the energy and the legacy I want to give him to carry on through his life." New album 'Take Me to the Alley', released on Decca Records - 6 May 2016 The hotly anticipated follow up to the Grammy-winning, million-selling album Liquid Spirit  

New Single: Gregory Porter – Don’t Lose Your Steam

Jazz and Soul singer Gregory Porter released new single 'Don't Lose Your Steam' today a song of encouragement to his 3 year old son Demyan. Speaking exclusively to Chris Evans on his Radio 2 Breakfast Show, Gregory talked about his inspiration for writing the song. "I write when I'm on planes, trains and automobiles" be began … Continue reading New Single: Gregory Porter – Don’t Lose Your Steam

Musicvein Interviews Otty Warmann

Otty Warmann is a name you may remember from this years BBC Voice UK. Although judges failed to turn for his performance of 'Express Yourself' it didn't dampened this young man's creative spirit - spurring Otty on to create an EP and perform at this years Love Supreme Festival! Musicvein caught up with Otty Warmann to … Continue reading Musicvein Interviews Otty Warmann

Dance Duo Disclosure ft Gregory Porter on new track ‘Holding On’

Is there any stopping the multi-talented Gregory Porter? whose album 'Liquid Spirit' shot back into the top 10 of the UK Charts following the playing of a track he features on with Dance duo Disclosure. 'Holding On' was featured on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show earlier this week and is already receiving a lot of … Continue reading Dance Duo Disclosure ft Gregory Porter on new track ‘Holding On’

Gregory Porter and Laura Mvula Unite Again on Graham Norton Show

Grammy award winning artist Gregory Porter and Laura Mvula (Mobo award winning singer/songwriter) will unite tonight on the Graham Norton Show BBC 1, to perform a new version of Gregory's song 'Water Under Bridges.' The song, which now features on a deluxe version of his Gold status album 'Liquid Spirit', deals with the emotions felt around … Continue reading Gregory Porter and Laura Mvula Unite Again on Graham Norton Show