Gregory Porter On Channeling Nat King Cole: ‘Nat Got Me Through Some Moments’

Whether it’s through jazz, soul or an electronic music collaboration, Gregory Porter wants to spread Nat King Cole’s message that “the greatest thing you’ll learn is to love and be loved in return.”

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New Music Friday For June 29: Seven Albums You Should Hear Now

This week’s best new albums includes Drake’s highly-anticipated double album, Scorpion, Florence and the Machine’s High as Hope, previously unheard music from jazz legend John Coltrane and much more.

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