Jonathan Butler

When:
October 24, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-10-24T20:00:00-04:00
2019-10-24T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
Blues Alley
1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20007
USA
Cost:
$50 - $55 (Plus $12 Minimum and $5 Fee)

Jonathan Butler, widely recognized as the first black musician to have a single played on white South African radio, sings R&B and smooth jazz, often with gospel influences. Over the past four decades, he has had hits across the globe, including his 1987 U.S. breakthrough “Lies.” Two separate shows at 8 & 10 p.m.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.