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Corinne Bailey Rae / Jose James / Ruth B. / DJ Natasha Diggs from Soul in the Horn

Sunday, August 4, 2019

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Doors open 6:00 pm)

SummerStage, Central Park

Rumsey Playfield, Manhattan, 10021

Corinne Bailey Rae’s brand of soulful R&B has won her multiple Grammy and MOBO awards; gentle music with heart and nuance, over the past decade she’s written about love and intuition as her soul-jazz sound has evolved. The Guardian named her latest studio album The Heart Speaks In Whispers “the best R&B of 2016”; It was also featured on President Barack Obama’s summer playlist. She’s joined by the American singer Jose James, who wields a rich baritone and blends modern jazz, with cross-generational references that dabble in traditional and contemporary jazz and soul.

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Join us at 5pm for the pre-show panel:

Why Aren’t There More Women on Festival Stages?

Find out more from Keychange’s Vanessa Reed as she guides a conversation with special guests on how festival’s can achieve 50/50 gender balance by 2022.

RSVP is required for all panels and is on first-come, first-served basis at rsvp@cityparksfoundation.org

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