Video: Aretha Franklin Sings ‘Purple Rain’ At International Jazz Day 2016
On April 29, Herbie Hancock, Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper and more played at the International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert, held at the White House in Washington, D.C. After opening remarks from President Obama, the concert also featured performances from Aretha Franklin, who paid tribute to the late Prince with a rendition of “Purple Rain” (at the 1:14:00 mark below).
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- Aretha Franklin Set to Perform During International Jazz Day 2016 – March 31, 2016