Aaron Neville

Aaron Neville

 

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Aaron Neville (born January 24, 1941, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States) is an American R&B and soul singer and musician. He has had four Platinum-certified albums and four Top 10 hits in the United States, including three that went to #1 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart. His debut single, from 1966, was #1 on the Soul chart for five weeks.

He has also recorded with his brothers Art, Charles and Cyril as The Neville Brothers and is the father of singer/keyboards player Ivan Neville. Of mixed African-American, Caucasian, and Native American (Choctaw) heritage, his music also features Cajun and Creole influences.

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Highlights10

Tell It Like It Is
 
"Tell It Like It Is" is a song written by George Davis and Lee Diamond and originally recorded and released in 1966 by Aaron Neville.
The Fan
 
The Fan is a 1996 American sports thriller film directed by Tony Scott, and starring Robert De Niro and Wesley Snipes.
Zandalee
 
Zandalee is a 1991 American erotic thriller/romantic tragedy which was shot entirely in New Orleans, released in 1991, starring Nicolas Cage, Judge Reinhold, Erika Anderson, Marisa Tomei, Joe Pantoliano, Viveca Lindfors, Aaron Neville, and Steve Buscemi.
Warm Your Heart
 
Warm Your Heart is a 1991 album released by American R&B/soul singer Aaron Neville, (his second album).

Photos - Aaron Neville558

Popular Albums32

Album Appearances & References46

Popular Songs9

Song Appearances & References14

Musical Groups1

Films2

Minor Film Appearances & References1

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers31

Other Music-Related Relationships7

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships2

Awards & Nominations2

Events2

You May Also Be Interested In27

Videos34

Spotify - Albums & Singles226

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On31

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts1

News Articles10

Getting Funky With Aaron Neville
  –  December 22, 2017
Aaron Neville will be appearing on Jan. 6 with the Dave Matthews Band, the Trey Anastasio Band and Hurray For the Riff Raff as part of the Concert For Island Relief at Radio City Music Hall, 1260 Sixth Ave., NYC. For more information, visit www.radiocity ...
Isley Brothers and Aaron Neville join forces at Borgata
  –  October 15, 2017
WHAT TO EXPECT: A magnificent double bill of R&B is happening Friday night at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa with The Isley Brothers and Aaron Neville performing. The Isley Brothers are pioneers of R&B music and will bring a lifetime of classic hits with them ...
Getting Funky With Aaron Neville
  –  December 22, 2017
“My brother Charles is under the weather right now, so it’s a quartet of slamming musicians that you’ll see,” Neville explained. “Fans can expect a fantastic show and they can expect to laugh, cry and cheer-all of that.” Aaron Neville will be ...
Must List: Big Freedia, Indie Chefs Week and 'An Iliad'
  –  January 3, 2018
He served in the Crusaders for a spell and also played on big records for acts as varied as Townes Van Zandt, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Michael Jackson, Linda Ronstadt, the Partridge Family, Aaron Neville and Clint Black. He's also composed, performed and ...
Don't miss these shows at Houston's intimate music venues
  –  January 3, 2018
He's recorded with Townes Van Zandt, Linda Ronstadt, the Partridge Family, Aaron Neville and Clint Black. He's a well-traveled instrumentalist. 1. Waxahatchee at Rockefeller's, Feb. 16: Note the spelling. Katie Crutchfield's band is named for a river in ...
Artist Profiles: The Blind Boys of Alabama
  –  December 25, 2017
Already considered a holiday classic Go Tell It On the Mountain featured Mavis Staples, Tom Waits, Michael Franti of Spearhead, Chrissie Hynde, Solomon Burke, George Clinton, Aaron Neville, Robert Randolph and more. (A concert version of this album ...
Jazz trumpeter Irvin Mayfield keeps on making music, despite federal indictment
  –  December 23, 2017
We want to have the best of them, musically speaking." Indeed, many Jazz Fest favorites have run afoul of the law, from Aaron Neville's and Dr. John’s criminal pursuits decades ago to more recent infractions by various brass band musicians and Big Freedia.
Aaron Neville’s Fave Vocalists
  –  December 22, 2017
Aaron Neville may still possess the brawny build of the guy who used to work the New Orleans docks, but the moment the man opens his mouth, you get an idea of what it’s like to hear angels sing. Lush and delicate, Neville’s vocals are facile enough to ...
Dave Matthews to perform at hurricane relief concert in NYC
  –  December 4, 2017
Aaron Neville and Hurray for the Riff Raff will also perform at Radio City Music Hall in New York for “A Concert for Island Relief” on Jan. 6. Tickets go on sale Friday. The Madison Square Garden Company, which owns Radio City, says it will donate the ...
Isley Brothers and Aaron Neville join forces at Borgata
  –  October 15, 2017
WHO IS HE: Hailing from Cincinnati, The Isley Brothers first emerged in the late 1950s with a string of doo-wop singles and went on to become one of the most influential R&B groups of all time. Led by the expressive voice of lead vocalist Ron Isley, the ...

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