FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! @ MISTHarlem, 46 W 116th St @ Lenox Ave. Always live and always lively. Hosted by C. Kelly Wright. On August 9th, we bring you Lynette Washington. Lynette is one bodacious performer who delivers in so many styles & flavors. Washington, a native New Yorker, has travelled across the globe singing. Her singing style is heavily rooted in jazz, R&B, and gospel. She recorded on the early GRP releases of jazz trumpeter Tom Browne as well with her own R&B/Dance group Touché on Emergency Records.
Washington has worked with Aretha Franklin, Peter Gabriel, and U2. She was featured lead singer in New Voices of Freedom appearing in U2’s Rattle & Hum, BBC’s One World, One Voice, and Lenny Kravitz’s “Give Peace A Chance” on Virgin Records. She has appeared with jazz notables Buddy Williams & Anton Fig (Drummers), Clifford Jordan & Gerry Niewood (Saxophonists) and Alex Blake and Cameron Brown (Bassists). Tonight she is bringing it to Harlem. Come for the show, stay for the JAM! Friday August 9th, at MIST Harlem hosted by Harlem Late Night Jazz, Inc., HLNJ. Hosted by C. Kelly Wright. Doing our part to keep the music alive in Harlem! Join the Mission, Support the Mission, Share the Mission!