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Grace Jones, Mary J. Blige And Others Shine At North Sea Jazz Festival 2017


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Last weekend saw another North Sea Jazz Festival come and go, with a string of performances from some of the greatest soul singers alive including Grace Jones, Solange and Mary J. Blige. The big event took place in Rotterdam across a number of stages at the Ahoy arena.

Grace Jones performs at North Sea Jazz Festival 2017Grace Jones performs at North Sea Jazz Festival 2017

At the top of the list were gospel veteran Mavis Staples and new wave legend Grace Jones - who are still rocking arenas at 69 and 78-years-old respectively. The former released her most recent studio album 'Livin' on a High Note' last year, and has since made guest appearances on songs like Arcade Fire's 'I Give You Power' and Gorillaz's 'Let Me Out'. Grace, meanwhile, hasn't released anything since her 2015 70s 'Disco' box set, though she did also appear on Gorillaz's 'Humanz' album.

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Trombone Shorty performs at the North Sea Jazz Festival - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Sunday 9th July 2017

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Grace Jones
Grace Jones
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Jamie Lidell

Selah Sue - North Sea Jazz Festival at Ahoy Rotterdam at North Sea Jazz Festival - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Sunday 12th July 2015

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Lianne La Havas
Lianne La Havas
Lianne La Havas
Lianne La Havas

Outkast Andre 3000 - North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Sunday 13th July 2014

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Branford Marsalis - North Sea Jazz Festival 2013 - Day Three - Performances - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Sunday 14th July 2013

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