Tag: Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings


Sharon Jones: Singer Diagnosed With Cancer

Soul singer Sharon Jones has been diagnosed with cancer. The 57-year-old singer, who performs with her band the Dap-Kings, has early-stage bile duct cancer, according to a statement on the band’s website. Jones is to undergo surgery and her doctors ...

Island Grooves: North Sea Jazz Festival in Curacao

North Sea Jazz Festival held its second music festival on the Caribbean island of Curacao over Labor Day weekend. North Sea Jazz Festival, which I call the Rolls Royce of international music festivals, lined up an all-star roster of performers ...