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*Just when you thought he was on his way to retirement, Al
Jarreau is still making records and touring.
/>That’s right. The famed jazz vocalist recently recorded a new
single and will be making his way on the road for a concert
Last summer Jarreau, 70, was
hospitalized in France, but he told his worried fans that the
incident was blown out of proportion.
a shortness of breath incident,” Jarreau told Billboard.com. “I
went in and it led to a real thorough examination … and I found
out I had some cells that were misfiring and miscommunicating in my
heart and making my heart race and causing a shortness of breath.
And there was an easy fix for it, so we did the fix, and there are
a few lifestyle changes in place now. I think I might have avoided
and averted some other, bigger problems had I not discovered it.
But we’re beyond that now, and I’m doing great.”
/>His new album, which includes his recently recorded “Double
Face,” will be out later this year.
out the list of concerts stops:
Thursday, Jan. 13
Belcher Center at
Saturday, Jan. 15
Sunday, Jan. 16
Friday, Jan. 21
SAN RAMON, CA
Friday, Jan. 28
/>Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center