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Gregory Porter us / Exclusive concert!
Sat 09.07 > 9.45 pm - 11 pm

The new king of Jazz! Besides his inseparable beanie hat, Gregory Porter uses his phenomenal voice and an impressive stage presence to conquer your musical mind. Porter grew up with gospel music and Nat King Cole. He was well on his way to become a professional football player, but a persistent shoulder injury kept him away from the pitch and led him into the jazz clubs.

Porter's lyrics turn his songs into razor sharp, personal stories, piercing your heart with genuine emotions and profoundness. He considers himself a jazz vocalist - his music breathes old school jazz - yet does not shy away from using bits of blues, gospel and the southern soul of legends like Marvin Gaye, Bill Withers and Donny Hathaway.

His debut got him a Grammy-award nomination straight away and led to his worldwide breakthrough. His second album, 'Liquid Spirit' (2013), earned him a contract with the famous Blue note. A new release is expected to arrive soon.

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