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José James

June 15

| $25 - $65
José James

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Celebrating the eightieth year of the great Bill Withers, José James returns with his celebration of the music of the legendary R&B singer and songwriter in a tribute blessed by Mr. Withers himself. On the heels of 2015’s beguiling Billie Holiday centennial tribute Yesterday I Had the Blues and the electro-pop of last year’s Love in a Time of Madness, James performs many of Withers’ most beloved songs including “Ain’t No Sunshine,” “Hope She’ll Be Happier,” “Use Me,” and “Just the Two of Us” — material recorded on James’ newest Blue Note tribute release Lean On Me — backed by a stellar band including guitarist Brad Allen Williams (Cory Henry, CeCe Winans), keyboardist Sullivan Fortner (Donald Harrison, Etienne Charles), bassist Ben Williams (Pat Metheny, Stefon Harris), and drummer Nate Smith (Dave Holland, Chris

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Date:
June 15, 2019
Cost:
$25 - $65
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Website:
http://bit.ly/2X3GPHV

Venue

SFJAZZ
Phone:
(866) 920-5299
201 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
Website:
http://bit.ly/2hxSXSf

Organizer

SFJAZZ
Phone:
(866) 920-5299
Website:
http://bit.ly/2hxSXSf

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