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Gregory Porter at the 2012 Wangaratta Festival
Page added Oct 6, 2016 Updated Oct 14, 2016

US singer and composer Gregory Porter recently dropped into the ABC studios to discuss his latest Blue Note album, 'Take Me To The Alley.'

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RN's Andrew Ford and vocalist Gregory Porter sit down for a discussion about his latest release, out on Blue Note Records. Gregory discusses his writing process, and breaks down some of the lyrical content as well. Plus, we'll hear a few tunes along the way.

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Oct 14, 2016. 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Artist Biography


Gregory Porter (born November 4, 1971) is an American jazz vocalist, songwriter and actor. Porter won the 2014 Grammy for best jazz vocal album, Liquid Spirit. Life and career: Gregory Porter was born in Sacramento and was raised in Bakersfield, California, where his mother was a minister. A 1989 graduate of Highland High School, he received a full-ride athletic scholarship to San Diego State...

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