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After speaking about education, John Legend gives brief performance

After speaking about education, John Legend gives brief performance

Jun. 12 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The first time I saw and heard John Legend live was during a one-song performance at a Super Bowl eve concert in Detroit in 2006. He then sang his breakout hit “Ordinary People” pretty straight...

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

Mar. 6 | Questlove DJ set  Fri., Mar. 8, 9 pm The 2nd Annual Benefit 2 Celebrate Life! Sat., Mar. 9, 7 pm First Avenue & 7th St. Entry 701 N. 1st Ave.,  Mpls., 612-338-8388 or first-avenue.com With a performances by “Princess” featuring Maya Rudolph...

SFJAZZ’s new home, Bobby Z’s 2nd benefit, D’Angelo’s new music

SFJAZZ’s new home, Bobby Z’s 2nd benefit, D’Angelo’s new music

Jan. 30 |   Congrats to SFJAZZ. After presenting its first concerts in San Francisco 30 years ago, today the nonprofit organization SFJAZZ has built a home and performance venue of its own. Its grand opening occurred on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January...