Al Jarreau

Al Jarreau

 

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Alwin Lopez "Al" Jarreau (March 12, 1940 – February 12, 2017) was an American singer and musician. He received a total of seven Grammy Awards and was nominated for over a dozen more. Jarreau is perhaps best known for his 1981 album Breakin' Away. He also sang the theme song of the late-1980s television series Moonlighting, and was among the performers on the 1985 charity song "We Are the World."

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Highlights10

A Tribute To Al Green
Album
A Tribute To Al Green is an album by musical artist Al Jarreau, released on November 15, 2017.
Forever
Album
Forever is an album by musical artist Al Jarreau, released on July 10, 2017.
Al Jarreau-The Gold Collection-
Album
Al Jarreau-The Gold Collection- is an album by musical artist Al Jarreau, released on February 17, 2017.
 
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Photos - Al Jarreau391

Popular Albums79

Album Appearances & References40

Popular Songs8

Song Appearances & References9

Musical Groups1

Minor Film Appearances & References5

TV Shows6

Minor Play Appearances & References2

Collaborators & Influencers29

Other Music-Related Relationships14

Other Film-Related Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships2

Awards & Nominations19

You May Also Be Interested In28

Videos7

Spotify - Albums & Singles368

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On28

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles16

Photos: In Memoriam 2017
  –  December 27, 2017
Rock ‘n’ roll founding father Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Greg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in ...
Noriega, Jeanne Moreau, Roger Moore fallecieron en el 2017
  –  December 26, 2017
FEBRERO Al Jarreau, 76. Músico de jazz que incursionó en otros géneros. 12 de febrero. Sofía Ímber, 92. Transformó un garaje en el Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas y fue una de las periodistas más influyentes de Venezuela. 20 de febrero.
Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017
  –  December 26, 2017
Rock n’ roll founding father Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Greg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in virtually ...
The people we lost in 2017 in arts, entertainment and pop culture
  –  December 26, 2017
Photo: Amber Arnod/Wisconsin State Journal (Photo: Amber Arnold/Wisconsin State Journal) Milwaukee native Al Jarreau, a seven-time Grammy winner, headlined Summerfest's Main Stage in 1982. (Photo: Mary Jones / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) Richard Hatch ...
Passing on in 2017
  –  December 26, 2017
February 12: Jazz’s Al Jarreau, who won seven Grammy awards, aged 76, in hospital days after announcing his retirement. – March 18: American Chuck Berry, a father of rock ‘n’ roll, aged 90 at his home. – May 23: British actor Roger Moore ...
Pick of the Year
  –  December 24, 2017
Clarke Peters takes a look back at the year's radio highlights, including `the sound of silence', dangerous women, and a celebration of the life of soul and jazz singer Al Jarreau. Visit us on Facebook Visit us on Pinterest Visit us on Twitter Visit us on ...
Remembering those who passed on in 2017
  –  December 24, 2017
Ferrer was also a voice actor in many animated shows and films such as Adventure Time. Al Jarreau died The popular vocalist boasted a 42-year career in the music industry. Jarreau continued touring and performing until the month before his death.
Indie Vocalist Brynn Stanley Releases First EP 'Classic'
  –  December 22, 2017
"Teach Me Tonight" a 1953 jazz standard that was also made famous by Al Jarreau, Amy Winehouse and Frank Sinatra; and lastly, "Isn't it Romantic" a song composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Lorenz Hart and introduced by Jeanette MacDonald and ...
2017 End Of Year Round Up
  –  December 22, 2017
Sadly we lost some stellar musical talents over the year, with beloved US songwriter Tom Petty, promising young hip hop artist Lil Peep, rock and roll legends Fats Domino & Chuck Berry, soul/jazz singer Al Jarreau, Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell ...
Remembering Those the Music World Lost in 2017
  –  December 21, 2017
He was a pioneer of the jazz-rock genre and collaborated with a list of jazz greats including Chet Baker and Miles Davis. Al Jarreau was best known for his jazz-pop hits like "Breakin’ Away" and "We’re in This Love Together." He was also known for ...
What a disaster!
  –  December 21, 2017
Some great people died this year: Fats Domino. Chuck Berry. Al Jarreau. Gregg Allman. Tom Petty. Mary Tyler Moore. Sam Shepard. Jimmy Breslin. Dick Gregory. Jerry Lewis. We also lost Hugh Hefner and Charlie Manson. Closer to home, Wisconsin continued its ...
Remembering Hip Hop Community Members We Lost In 2017
  –  December 20, 2017
Jazz, R&B, Soul: Al Jarreau could do it all. He was rewarded for his efforts with seven Grammys before dying at 76 of respiratory failure on February 12. Jarreau’s genius was recognized time and time again in Hip Hop, from the jazz-influenced (De La Soul ...
Artist profiles: Take 6
  –  December 20, 2017
Take 6 has recorded and/or performed with Quincy Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Al Jarreau, Don Henley, James Taylor, Kenny Rogers, k.d. lang, Patti Austin, Johnny Mathis, Randy Travis, Modern Jazz Quartet, Queen Latifah, Yellowjackets ...
Kevin Mahogany, Masterly Jazz Singer, Is Dead at 59
  –  December 20, 2017
He studied with Ahmad Aladeen, a respected tenor saxophonist in the area. It was not until Mr. Mahogany discovered “Look to the Rainbow,” a live album by Al Jarreau, that he began to explore jazz vocalists more fully. He worked his way back to Kansas ...
A look at those who changed the world and left us in 2017
  –  December 19, 2017
and song stylist Al Jarreau, 76. Champions of jazz included writer Nat Hentoff, 91, who combined fierce political commentary with profiles of music greats, and songstress Della Reese, 86, one of cinema’s first black actresses who became best known for he ...
BC-AP News Digest 2pm
  –  December 15, 2017
Rock 'n' roll founding father Chuck Berry, southern rockers Tom Petty and Greg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in virtually every ...

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