Born: February 15
Jazz at Lincoln Center notes, every so often a new voice stands up and proclaims itself, but few do so with such supreme depth and understated soul.
Stephanie Jordan's current show continues her signature trademark of singing jazz standards from the Big Band era. It includes highlights from her self-produced debut CD on her Vige Music label; “Stephanie Jordan Sings A Tribute to the Fabulous Lena Horne; Yesterday When I Was Young” which honors the legendary Grammy Award winner who starred in many films.
Stephanie Jordan performed as the featured singer during the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Gala which included the presence of President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama; she was selected to sing to Stevie Wonder during the National Urban League’s 2012 National Conference, and also performed at the private celebration ‘Oprah Winfrey and Friends of Susan Taylor’ in honor of Susan Taylor's years of service to Essence magazine. ...
AwardsNew Orleans Magazine Jazz All-Stars for 2008. World's Who's Who in Jazz; "Showbiz, Pioneers, Best Singers, Entertainmers and Musicians from 1606 to the Present"
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