Bettye LaVette Doesn't Just Sing Songs, She Inhabits Them on Blackbirds.
Click the links below for parts 1 & 2 of an in depth career retrospective including Blackbirds.
Bettye will be taking part in this years BeatleFest. She will be interviewed about her love for the songs of the Beatles, and debuting Blackbird. She will be singing live to the instrumental track. Her time slot is Sunday, August 9 @ 6:30pm EST.
Bettye is extremely pleased to have received two Grammy Nominations for Things Have Changed.
The nominations are for
BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE - Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight
BEST AMERICANA ALBUM Things Have Changed
Bettye thanks everyone who has helped to make this happen.
Bettye and her band did a couple of songs for City Winery Cellar Sessions at The City Winery NYC on April 6, 2018 during soundcheck for the album release party for Things Have Changed. You can view them here.