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Marcus Miller - Concord Jazz Debut 'Marcus'

'Marcus' is Marcus Miller's highly anticipated Concord Records debut and serves up 13 tracks of his signature funk-jazz style. The new album sees him cover some classics including Stevie Wonder's "Higher Ground", Miles Davis' "Jean Pierre" and Tower of Power's "What is Hip?". Among the world's most gifted, forward-thinking and eclectic electric bassists, Marcus Miller is a two-time Grammy-winner and the composer / producer of eight critically acclaimed and genre-defying albums.

Miller was the last primary collaborator of Miles Davis, the right-hand man of soul legend Luther Vandross and the guy who helped shape David Sanborn's pop sound in the '80s, writing "Maputo, " one of the most enduring smooth jazz classics.

Marcus Miller - 'Marcus' in stores March 4th (Concord Jazz).



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