Top Songs & Albums Jazz

... read more Jazz has been called America's classical music, and for good reason. Along with the blues, its forefather, it is one of the first truly indigenous musics to develop in America, yet its unpredictable, risky ventures into improvisation gave it critical cache with scholars that the blues lacked. At the outset, jazz was dance music, performed by...

Key songs

Flamenco Sketches
Miles Davis
9:26
Broad Way Blues
Ornette Coleman
8:40
Come Away With Me
Norah Jones
3:18
Driva' Man
Max Roach
5:15
Through For The Night (Album Version)
Coleman Hawkins
5:14

Key artists

Miles Davis
Miles Davis
Duke Ellington
Duke Ellington
John Coltrane
John Coltrane
Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker
Bill Evans
Bill Evans