Latest Jon Batiste News

Review: On 'Surrender,' Maggie Rogers underlies her vitality

Jul. 27, 2022 11:52 AM EDT

“Surrender,” by Maggie Rogers (Capitol Records) It's all there in the title. Do as Maggie Rogers asks. Give in to her. The 12-track “Surrender” is the follow-up to “Heard It in a Past Life,” her 2019 debut album that announced a major talent. The new album...

Mariah Carey, Neptunes, Lennox in Songwriters Hall of Fame

Jun. 17, 2022 02:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a glittering career stuffed with No. 1 hits — not to mention a two-year pandemic delay — Mariah Carey was finally inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on Thursday, but not before challenging her new fellow members to do better by women. "I read that...

Jon Batiste kicks off Grammy Museum's educational series

May. 26, 2022 08:53 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jon Batiste is still putting in some Grammy work: The multi-talented performer will kick off a series geared toward public and educational programs in New York City next month. The Grammy Museum announced Thursday that Batiste will perform during a series titled...