Latest Roy Ayers News

Pharrell Williams Explains Full Meaning Behind Son Rocket's Name

14th April 2014

Oscar-nominated hip-hop star Pharrell Williams named his son Rocket Ayer to honour his favourite musicians, Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Herbie Hancock and Roy Ayers.The Happy hitmaker reveals he and his wife, model/designer Helen Lasichanh, wanted...

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Alicia Keys To Perform With Carole King & Ayers At 2013 Black Ball

18th September 2013

Alicia Keys will perform with Carole King and Roy Ayers at her annual Black Ball in November (13).The 10th anniversary of the fundraiser for her Keep a Child Alive charity will take place at the...

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Tupac Shakur Confession Was 'Bold' Says Warren G

17th June 2011

Tupac Shakur was remembered by leading figures in the world of rap and R&B during a 40th birthday concert in Atlanta on Thursday (16th June 2011). Tupac Shakur's legacy was celebrated by the likes of...

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Rock To Lead Ayers Tribute Show

7th April 2010

Hip-hop producer PETE ROCK will honour jazz star ROY AYERS at an upcoming tribute concert in New York.Rock will be joined by The Robert Glasper Experiment, who will perform compositions by Ayers before the beatmaker...

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Stars Sign Up To Play Anti-racism Festival

8th May 2006

Ex-BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON and THE BUZZCOCKS are among the artists who will perform at the UK's biggest anti-racism festival in London's Finsbury Park on 8 July (06). The free event, organised by London Mayor...

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