Daily Archives: May 2, 2016

Kandace Springs Covers John Coltrane’s Soul Eyes Featuring Terence Blanchard

Kandace Springs covers John Coltrane’s “Soul Eyes” with Terence Blanchard and it’s also the title of her debut album coming out June 24th in North America and July 1st worldwide. If you pre-order the album now and you can immediately receive “Soul Eyes” the single.


Aretha Franklin Sings Purple Rain At International Jazz Day

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hosted International Jazz Day at the White House this past weekend and there was a plethora of performers there for the event. Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Dianne Reeves, Al Jarreau, Esperanza Spalding, Wayne Shorter, Pat Metheny, Terence Blanchard, Diana Krall, Kurt Elling, Rapsody and Aretha Franklin were just some of the entertainers present.  Morgan Freeman was the emcee for the event that started five years but had its first appearance at the White House this year. After singing “A Song For You” earlier in the evening, Franklin lead the audience in a brief singalong of Prince’s “Purple Rain.”