Robert Glasper

Robert Glasper



Robert Glasper (born April 6, 1978, in Houston, Texas) is an American pianist and record producer. He has been nominated for 6 Grammys, has won 3 Grammy Awards and is currently nominated for an Emmy Award. His 2012 album Black Radio won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album at the 55th Grammy Awards. His 2014 album "Black Radio 2" won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance at the 56th Grammy Awards. The song "These Walls" from Kendrick Lamar's album "To Pimp A Butterfly" won Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at the 57th Grammy Awards, on which Glasper plays keys. The soundtrack for the film "Miles Ahead" won Best Soundtrack Compilation at the 58th Grammy Awards, for which Glasper was a producer. The song "Letter To The Free", written with Common, is nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Original Song in the Ava Duvernay documentary film "13th" (Netflix) at the 2017 Emmys.



Best Of Robert Glasper
Best Of Robert Glasper is an album by musical artist Robert Glasper, released on January 17, 2018.
Black Radio 2
Black Radio 2 is the sixth studio album by the American jazz pianist/R&B producer Robert Glasper (and the second with his Robert Glasper Experiment band), released on October 29, 2013 by Blue Note Records.
Black Radio
Black Radio is the fifth studio album by American jazz pianist/hip hop producer Robert Glasper, recorded with his electric The Experiment quartet and released February 28, 2012 by Blue Note Records.
In My Element
In My Element is an album by jazz pianist and composer Robert Glasper, released on the Blue Note label.

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Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins share new August Greene song, “Black Kennedy”: Stream
  –  February 17, 2018
Last month, Common, pianist Robert Glasper, and drummer Karriem Riggins announced a new collaborative project, August Greene, which was born out of their Emmy-winning contribution to Ava DuVernay’s documentary 13th. Previously, the trio shared their ...
Common and Robert Glasper’s Jazz-Rap Supergroup Just Released A New Single [Listen]
  –  February 16, 2018
Common has teamed up with acclaimed jazz pianist Robert Glasper and longtime collaborator Karriem Riggins to form a new supergroup. Calling themselves August Greene, the trio released their debut single—a cover of Sounds of Blackness’ “Optimistic ...
AUGUST GREENE, Comprised of Common, Robert Glasper, & Karriem Riggins, Release New Track BLACK KENNEDY
  –  February 16, 2018
Today, Golden Globe, GRAMMY, Academy Award winning activist, actor and artist Common, four-time GRAMMY Award winning pianist/producer Robert Glasper, and drummer/producer extraordinaire Karriem Riggins released the second single "Black Kennedy" from their ...
August Greene (Common, Robert Glasper, & Karriem Riggins) Drop New Single ‘Black Kennedy’
  –  February 15, 2018
Last month, it was announced that Rapper Common, pianist Robert Glasper and drummer Karriem Riggins have formed a new band called August Greene. They had kicked it off with their debut single ‘Optimistic’ featuring Brandy. August Greene is back today ...
Common Forms August Greene With Robert Glasper And Karriem Riggins
  –  January 19, 2018
Common has revealed that he has formed a new band called August Greene. Common will be joined by pianist Robert Glasper and drummer Karriem Riggins in the new group. August Greene is set to release their self-titled debut on March 9 and has already debuted ...
Common forms new band with Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins
  –  January 19, 2018
Rapper Common has formed a new band with pianist Robert Glasper and drummer Karriem Riggins. The musicians have named their group August Greene and have released their first single, a cover of Sounds of Blackness’ Optimistic featuring vocals from singer ...
Common, Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins Form Super Group August Greene
  –  January 18, 2018
The rapper, pianist/producer and drummer/producer will link up for their debut live performance as August Greene at New York City’s Highline Ballroom onJanuary 26th for Robert Glasper’s sixth annual GRAMMY Joint. Their self-titled album will be ...


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