About Nnenna Freelon
Vocalist NNENNA FREELON is a multiple Grammy® Award-nominee, earning her sixth nomination with the 2005 release Blueprint of a Lady: Sketches of Billie Holiday on the Concord label. Nnenna is the winner of the Eubie Blake Award, and was twice nominated for the Lady of Soul Soul Train Award. Don Heckman of the Los Angeles Times wrote of her that there is no doubt that Freelon has now positioned herself in the very top echelon.
Neil Young wrote a note on Neil Young Archives revealing the new Neil Young & Crazy Horse album, ‘Colorado’ is coming in fall along with a film documenting the process. A single “is coming out this month.”
Watch Mumford & Sons and The Milk Carton Kids cover Simon & Garfunkel’s “The Boxer” at Fiddler’s Green in Denver.
Watch Joe Russo’s Almost Dead welcome Fruit Bats’ Eric D. Johnson as well as Stuart Bogie of Antibalas at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.
Watch The Avett Brothers perform “High Steppin'” and “Trouble Letting Go” on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’
Full Show Friday presents the late great Queen Of Soul Aretha Franklin performing live during her legendary run at the Fillmore West in 1971.