Esperanza Spalding Wins Best New Artist Grammy® Award

Esperanza Spalding Wins Best New Artist Grammy® Award

14/02/2011

Montuno is very proud to announce that Esperanza Spalding has just won the GRAMMY® award for Best New Artist. Winners were announced on 13th Feb in Los Angeles, and Esperanza is the first jazz musician to ever win in this category. She was nominated along with Justin Bieber, Drake, Florence &  The Machine, and Mumford and Sons. Her inclusion in the mainstream category signifies her considerable appeal to a broad audience.
Esperanza combines the imaginative flights of a serious improviser with the musical accessibility of a pop star and within two years of her solo debut has beguiled success at nearly unimaginable heights. Esperanza, her 2008 release, spent over 70 weeks on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz chart and was the most successful internationally selling debut that year.
Chamber Music Society, Spalding's most release, is a brilliant marriage of string and jazz trio, and a showcase for her eclectic sensibilities along with her vocal and compositional talents. In January 2011, Chamber Music Society hit No. 1 on Billboard's Contemporary Jazz Albums chart. She is currently on tour with dates lined up in Japan, USA, South Africa and Europe.

Share it on Facebook   Share it on Twitter

«back

Do you want to contact us?





Newsletter
Do you want receive all recent news in your email?

In MONTUNO, we treat the information you provide us with in order to provide them with the requested service, make the invoicing thereof. The data provided will be kept as long as the commercial relationship is maintained or during the years necessary to comply with the legal obligations. The data will not be transferred to third parties except in cases where there is a legal obligation. You have the right to obtain confirmation of whether we are treating your personal data at MONTUNO, therefore you have the right to access your personal data, correct inaccurate data or request its deletion when the data is no longer necessary. I also request your authorization to offer products and services related to those requested and to retain you as a client.
We use third-party cookies to analyze your browsing habits. If you continue browsing we will consider you accept the use of cookies.
OK  |  more details