Yes you read that right, we’re very proud to reveal that two icons will take to the stage at Glynde Place this summer as part of Love Supreme 2015.
Queen of Soul Chaka Khan will top the bill on Saturday night and the legendary Van Morrison will close proceedings on Sunday night.
The Big Top this year will play host to revered South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist and singer Hugh Masekela and a very special collaboration between international jazz giants Joshua Redman & The Bad Plus. Also headlining are Terence Blanchard, who will be bringing his new E-Collective project to Love Supreme.
Also appearing arevocal royalty in the form of five time Grammy winner Dianne Reeves (including the 2015 Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Album) and Candi Staton alongside performances from Ginger Baker Jazz Confusion, Submotion Orchestra, Blue Note star Ambrose Akimusire, Hiatus Kaiyote, Mercury Prize nominees Gogo Penguin, powerhouse vocalist Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, up and coming soul star Jarrod Lawson and Bill Laurance Project (led by one of the founding members of LS favourites Snarky Puppy).
There will also be a wealth of cutting edge new and established talent both from the UK and internationally with Get the Blessing, Theo Croker, Kneebody, Joe Stilgoe, Gabby Young & Other Animals, Hackney Colliery Big Band, Dylan Howe’s Subterraneans, Christine Tobin, Partisans, Blue Eyed Hawk, Elliot Galvin Trio, The Vampires and Shiver and with many more to come.