The long-awaited first Houston appearance by the vocalist who exploded onto the international music scene with his debut CD, Water. Gregory Porter has racked up a continuing stream of accolades and awards. Porter’s first two CD’s were nominated for Grammys, and his Blue Note debut,Liquid Spirit, won the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album.
“The next great male jazz singer”
— NPR Music
“Gregory Porter [is] a powerful baritone who writes his own songs…from a more ’70s or early ’80s-oriented place in the African-American jazz tradition, strong and sometimes experimental yet serenely unacademic, and mightily good.”
— The New York Times