John Legend and Jill Scott Set to Headline Black Radio Experience 2024

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Blue Note Entertainment Group and Black Radio Productions have revealed the lineup for the first-ever Black Radio Experience. This exciting event, presented by the Blue Note Jazz Festival and hosted by the renowned Sway Calloway, promises to be a significant cultural celebration.

The Black Radio Experience aims to highlight the rich diversity and influence of Black music. It will bring together some of the most talented and influential artists in the industry for an unforgettable night of performances. The lineup boasts an impressive array of musicians, showcasing the depth and breadth of Black music traditions.

The three-day festival, guided by the artistic vision of its artist-in-residence Robert Glasper, is scheduled to occur from August 30 to September 1 at The Meritage Resort & Spa in Napa, California. This event promises an impressive lineup with John Legend, Jill Scott, and André 3000 as the primary headliners.

The stellar lineup also features Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Andra Day, Ledisi, Eric Roberson, and more. Glasper is also set to perform; he will be accompanied by special guests Musiq Soulchild and Marsha Ambrosius.

“Every year, our festival in Napa creates a distinctive atmosphere, and this year, we are introducing the Black Radio Experience during Labor Day weekend with an amazing list of artists for an exclusive gathering,” says Glasper.

Alex Kurland, Blue Note’s director of programming, adds, “This year’s event promises an even more boutique, intimate, and exclusive atmosphere than ever before, presenting an unparalleled caliber of iconic artists. Robert Glasper’s vision and inspiration shape the talent and tone of the entire experience.”

Tickets for the Black Radio Experience 2024 go on sale Thursday, May 16, at noon ET. Available ticket options include: 3-Day General Admission (starting at $499 plus fees), 3-Day GA+ (starting at $699 plus fees), and 3-Day VIP (starting at $1,000 plus fees).