Acrobat Music

News and Reviews
Acrobat builds on established British Hit Parades and America’s Greatest Hits series with four new chart collections
more...
 
Latest album "No Borders" by the great South AFrican musician, bandleader composer and political activist addresses the voice of Africa on the international stage
more...
Most Popular
Odetta Holmes, generally simply known as Odetta, was an American singer, actress, guitarist, songwriter, and a civil and human rights activist, who acquired a reputation as "The Voice of the Civi...
more...


The Staple Singers are one of the most celebrated and respected groups to have graced the gospel landscape in the post-war era, their music transcending the boundaries of the genres so that they becam...
more...


This is the latest in Acrobat’s series featuring the great arranger/conductor/composers of the ‘golden era’ of popular music during the 1940s and ‘50s, which so far encompassed...
more...
Recommended
TODAY'S 1 2 3 4 5
Known as “Mr. Swing”, Red Norvo was an unusual figure in early jazz, being an exponent of the xylophone and marimba (and later the vibraphone), which were not regular features in jazz ense...
more...
 
Today's Anniversary
Rudy Vallee was arguably the first pop idol crooner, taking advantage of the growing medium of radio to establish a huge following in the 1920s and '30s.
more...
©2008 Acrobat Music