Monica performs a Tiny Desk (home) concert.
June 24, 2022 Monica delivers a vibrant vocal masterclass in this Tiny Desk (home) concert that spans decades.
Pocket Queen & The Royal Flush performing its Tiny Desk Contest entry, "WE CAME TO MOVE"
May 10, 2022 The Jazz Night in America team highlights a selection of 2022 entries that caught our ears and displays the expanse of what jazz has to offer.
Shirley Caesar performs a Tiny Desk (home) concert.
February 25, 2022 The "First Lady of Gospel Music" delivers a sampling of her vast music ministry in this Tiny Desk home Concert.
Jonathan McReynolds and Mali Music perform a Tiny Desk (home) concert.
December 20, 2021 The two Grammy Award-winning gospel artists come together for an unapologetic expression of faith and gratefulness in this holiday Tiny Desk home concert.
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December 16, 2021 The Jazz Night In America producer shares her favorite albums and songs of 2021.
Pastor T.L. Barrett & the Royal Voices Of Life perform a Tiny Desk (home) concert.
September 9, 2021 Pastor T.L. Barrett comes to this Tiny Desk (home) concert from his spiritual home, the Chicago church he has pastored for over 40 years.
Quiana Lynell entered the song "Tweedlee Dee" into the 2021 Tiny Desk Contest.
September 2, 2021 The Jazz Night in America team highlights a selection of the 2021 Tiny Desk Contest entries that caught their ears and display the expanse of what jazz has to offer.
Gabrielle Cavassa & Pedriito Martinez at the Exit Zero Jazz Festival
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July 29, 2021 Jazz Night brings you three concert highlights from the Southern New Jersey festival featuring Gabrielle Cavassa, Shemekia Copeland and Pedrito Martinez.
Shemekia Copeland performs at the Exit Zero Jazz Festival in Cape May, NJ.
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July 22, 2021 Watch Shemekia Copeland play the 2021 Exit Zero Jazz Festival and, on our radio episode, get inside her eclectic sound and topical lyrics, connecting her to blues icons from Ruth Brown to Ma Rainey.
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Jazz artist Nate Smith performing in the Netherlands. Smith's song "Square Wheel" feat. Kokayi and Michael Mayo was one of Jazz Night's favorites of the first half of the year.
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July 21, 2021 This year, our ears have been craving songs that made us move – think of these 2021 releases as songs to play as we "return to outside."
July 14, 2021 This slow, sensual song is every bit a '90s throwback, right down to that Boogie Down Productions sample of "South Bronx."
Jazz Night in America Monthly Mixtape
July 2, 2021 Jazz is alive and thriving! Each month, the Jazz Night staff curates a playlist of new music that caught our attention. For June, work by Brandee Younger, Kamasi Washington, Hiatus Kaiyote and more.
Jazz Night in America
April 1, 2021 For this year's jazz appreciation month, NPR's Jazz Night in America wants to hear from you! Let us know what role jazz plays in your life.