Survey of African American Music
22 October, 2017
Thesis Statement: Al Jarreau was a versatile, compassionate, and honorable artist who embodied these qualities through the art of music.
- General background of Jazz
- African American Artist- Al Jarreau
- Range of music- vocalists in three genres of music; Jazz, Pop, R&B
- Occupation- Singer, Actor, Television Actor, Songwriter, Theatre
- Uses music to express his compassion for people
- Music was his second priority and people were his first
- Multiple Awards
- First vocalist to win three grammys in three different categories (Jazz,Pop, R&B) at the same time.
V. Methods of Research
- Google Scholar
- Woodruff Library