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  1. The Best Songs Ever ... This Week, July 6, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | KUT-FM Austin

    ... Brexit, but its mood is beachy and breezy, thanks in part to guest guitar playing by 75-year-old jazz legend George Benson. Also be sure to check out the video , which features a cameo by Jack Black. Snail Mail is the solo project of 19-year-old ...

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  2. Rising Uk Jazz Guitarist/Vocalist Oscar Jerome Shares New Single do You ReallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... In his solo project Jerome brings all of his influences together, sighting artists such as Gil Scott-Heron, George Benson, John Martyn, The Clash, Ali Farka Toure and Jay Dilla. Oscar's song writing is motivated by politics, spirituality within ...

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  3. Damon Albarn's Introspective Futurism Takes Center Stage on Gorillaz' The Now NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Spin

    ... Graham Coxon and Atlanta singer Abra pitch in on "Sorcererz" and "Magic City," respectively; jazz virtuoso George Benson adds guitar and vocals on the wistful tiki-bar pop of "Humility," while Snoop Dogg and house producer Jamie Principle do their ...

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  4. Gorillaz cool their jets on The Now NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | RTE.ie

    ... range of guest vocalists over the years, it's also Albarn's album through and through. Jazz smoothie George Benson turns up on the tropical pop of Humility to lend some of his mellifluous runs, and Snoop Dogg and early House music pioneer Jamie ...

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  5. OnSound: this week's albums and best gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | RTE.ie

    ... range of guest vocalists over the years, it's also Albarn's album through and through. Jazz smoothie George Benson turns up on the tropical pop of Humility to lend some of his mellifluous runs, and Snoop Dogg and early House music pioneer Jamie ...

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  6. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Garfield , who grew up on the east side and currently serves as touring keyboardist and music director for George Benson, will release his latest album Jammin' Outside the Box on Friday, July 20 on his own Creatchy Records label. The album ...

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  7. Angry George Benson fans BOO legendary star when he loses his voice ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | Daily Mail

    Angry George Benson fans BOO legendary star and demand refunds when he loses his voice and can't sing during Royal Albert Hall concert An official then appeared saying; 'Ladies and Gentlemen, George is desperately sorry that he's unable to sing this evening' George Benson fans were left disappointed last night when the 10-time Grammy Award winner lost his voice during a concert George Benson fans were left disappointed last night when the 10-time Grammy Award winner lost his voice during a concert. Performing before a packed Royal Albert Hall, the legendary US star, aged 75, had to quit the stage when his voice failed to reach any of the numbers that adoring fans had paid up to A 250 to hear.

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  8. Gorillaz review: Cartoon band scales back on 'The Now Now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | Newsday

    ... year's "Humanz." Instead of the collaborator-stuffed "Humanz," there are only three guests on "The Now Now" - George Benson, who contributes the smooth jazz guitar on "Humility," and house music artist Jamie Principle and Snoop Dogg on the ...

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  9. Annual Milford Music Festival a crowd-pleaserRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 23 | Times Herald-Record

    ... heard a Bob Dylan song coming from the Dimmick Inn,“ she said, “and songs by the Band and George Benson coming from Chant Realtors,” where Junior Mac cast a bluesy spell on the crowd. Granger had just come from singing with the ...

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  10. PICTURES: George Benson delivers spellbinding performance in BournemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... with the world's most innovative virtual band. Humility has had over 19 million views online and has propelled George Benson back to the mainstream charts after an astonishing 33 years away. There can be no doubt that Benson has conquered the ...

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  11. Gorillaz Score First Hot 100 Entry Since 2011 & Bring George Benson Back to the Chart After 33 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Billboard

    ... songs from the cartoon band's new album, The Now Now , due June 29. "Humility," featuring jazz guitar legend George Benson and serving as the lead single from the new set, starts at No. 7 on Billboard 's Hot Rock Songs chart (dated June 16) on the ...

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  12. Hot 100 Chart Moves: Ariana Grande's 'No Tears Left to Cry' Rises at RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Billboard

    ... 100's top 40. Further down the Hot 100, Gorillaz debut at No. 85 with "Humility," featuring Jazz/R&B legend George Benson , who makes his first visit to the chart since 1985, and Weezer brings back Toto's 1983 No. 1 classic "Africa," at No. 89 . "No ...

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  13. Randy Crawford is coming to SARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    ... as part of her Farewell Tour. Randy first made her name in mid 1970s in New York where she sang with jazzmen George Benson and Cannonball Adderley. She signed with Columbia Records and released her first single, "Knock On Wood" and "If You Say The ...

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  14. David Garfield, "Stay" from Jammin' Outside the Box (2018): Sneak PeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... and Lenny Castro on congas. Together, they further cement the irresistible groove. The guitar solo by legend George Benson, along with David Sanborn's alto sax solo takes the solo jam to an unmistakable new high. Judging from "Stay," David Garfield ...

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  15. Gorillaz Try to Hold Onto Their Inner Vision on New Song 'Sorcererz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | RollingStone

    ... new song, "Humility" – a track that in actuality features the playing of six-string jazz legend George Benson. Throughout the video, Gorillaz's animated character 2D (really Albarn) roller skates around a beach while singing about wanting to ...

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  16. ListenUp: Remixes by Moodymann and King Princess, new tunes by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    ... and one is the particularly summery "Humility"-featuring the talents of the inimitable soul and jazz musician George Benson (perhaps most famous for "On Broadway" snd "Give Me The Night"). The breezy tune is just in time for the warmer months, and ...

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  17. Gorillaz Share 'The Now Now' Album Track List, Drop 'Humility' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Billboard

    ... Jamie Hewlett, and though it doesn't feature the track's special guest -- 75 year-old jazz guitarist/singer George Benson -- Black does his best to mime Benson's strumming on one of "Breezin'" star's signature Ibanez electric guitars. Gorillaz will ...

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  18. Gorillaz - "Humility" (Feat. George Benson) & "Lake Zurich"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Stereogum

    ... touring America and also said that the album only has a couple guest appearances, including jazz/R&B guitarist George Benson and Snoop Dogg. After the features-heavy Humanz , that's another way in which The Now Now feels reminiscent of The Fall , ...

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  19. Gorillaz share two tracks from new album a The Now Nowa and announce...Read the original story

    May 31, 2018 | NME

    ... was premiered earlier today (May 31) on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 show, and features jazz and soul musician George Benson. Watch the video for it below. The band have also shared a second track in 'Lake Zurich', as well as confirming the tracklist for ...

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  20. ListenUp: Gorillaz feat. George Benson: HumilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Cartoon band Gorillaz have just released two songs from their upcoming record The Now Now , and one is the particularly summery " Humility "-featuring the talents of the inimitable soul and jazz musician George Benson . The breezy tune is just in time for the warmer months, and Benson's familiar guitar sprinkles the tune with effortless charm.

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