Music Monday: Check out the 2018 Grammy Winning Jazz Albums!

Jazz Grammy winners don’t get enough love in my opinion, so I would like to give a shout out to all the Grammy winning Jazz albums! Here is a list of all the winners this year along with a Tidal Playlist dedicated to them! Congrats to the winners as well as the nominees!

Best Jazz Vocal Album:

‘The Journey’ — The Baylor Project

‘A Social Call’ — Jazzmeia Horn

‘Bad Ass And Blind’ — Raul Midón

‘Porter Plays Porter’ — Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King

‘Dreams And Daggers’ — Cécile McLorin Salvant – winner


Best Jazz Instrumental Album:

‘Uptown, Downtown’ – Bill Charlap Trio

‘Rebirth’ – Billy Childs – winner

‘Project Freedom’ – Joey DeFrancesco & The People

‘Open Book’ – Fred Hersch

‘The Dreamer Is The Dream’ – Chris Potter


Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album:

‘Monk’estra Vol. 2’ – John Beasley

‘Jigsaw’ – Alan Ferber Big Band

‘Bringin’ It’ – Christian McBride Big Band – winner

‘Homecoming’ – Vince Mendoza & WDR Big Band Cologne

‘Whispers On The Wind’ – Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge


Best Latin Jazz Album:

‘Hybrido – From Rio To Wayne Shorter’ – Antonio Adolfo

‘Oddara’ – Jane Bunnett & Maqueque

‘Outra Coisa – The Music Of Moacir Santos’ – Anat Cohen & Marcello Gonçalves

‘Típico – Miguel Zenón

‘Jazz Tango’ – Pablo Ziegler Trio – winner

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