Joan Belgrave

Joan Belgrave
Detroit Jazz Musicians Co-Op Inc
20707 Lee Court Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236

Joan Belgrave - Hey Love Poster
Full size poster

Joan Belgrave: Hey Love at CDBaby

Excitable CD

Grammy Nominated Vocalist

Press page
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JOAN BELGRAVE produces Star Studded Benefit Concert
for the UofM Rogel Cancer Center

Melodies for Medicine Fundraiser

New Gig! Memorial Day Weekend 2023
Naniki Barbados Music Festival

Naniki Music Festival

Buy "Oooo Boy" on Apple Music

Watch Oooo Boy Video on YouTube
Oooo Boy.

News about the New Release:

Broadway World: Singer-Songwriter Joan Belgrave's 'Oooo Boy' EP Features Range Of Romantic Moods And Timeless Grooves

Soul Tracks: Album of the Month: Joan Belgrave returns in style with "Oooo Boy"

“The music itself was miraculous. Jazz players have a way of adapting, changing on the fly….
The Marcus Belgrave Legacy Ensemble, presented by singer Joan Belgrave (the late trumpeter’s wife), delivered a big-hearted performance in honor of one of Detroit’s most-beloved jazz figures.”
--- Frank Alkyer - Downbeat Magazine – September, 2020

Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert: The Best in Black Excellence Pay Homage to the Queen (PHOTOS) - Ebony Magazine Article, September 1, 2018.

Aretha Franklin Tribute

Aretha Franklin Tribute

Joan Belgrave sings "Christmas Eve (Who Could Ask For More)" at the
Manhattan Assocociation of Cabaret & Clubs - Songwriters Concert. NY, NY 2017

Joan Belgrave Sextet with special guest Kirk Lightsey July 17, 2017 at
Dizzy's Club Coca Cola - NY 60th & Broadway 2017

Praise for Joan Belgrave...
"The versatile jazz vocalist Joan Belgrave knows her way around a lot styles, and she’s a lively entertainer to boot"  
---Mark Stryker  Detroit Free Press  

"vocalist Joan Belgrave's tribute to Dinah Washington was swinging Dinah-style from the get-go."
-- The Jazz Police from the 2013 Detroit Jazz Festival

"Vocalist Belgrave deserved the standing ovation in her tribute to Ray Charles with You Don’t Know Me, transporting patrons (of the theatre) to a smoky nightclub with her soulful voice."-
-- NATANGA SMITH-Barbados, WI- Nation paper

“Belgrave's voice is so soothing and sexy, she could give a pit bull goose bumps”
-- Charles Latimer- Detroit Metro Times 2009

"a class act…gospel, jazz, blues and neo soul… Joan is the evolution of the blues"
-- Afrikahn Jahmal Dayvs, KKUP San Jose, CA

"Joan is a real treat, and together with Marcus Belgrave, this is an act that is a must see and hear.. a great voice, well trained, her voice is deep, smooth and polished…a class act and a beautiful talent"
-- Paul Youngman - - Toronto

Joan Belgrave
Joan Belgrave Photo by Wayne Norman

Joan and Marcus Belgrave
Joan and Marcus Belgrave Photo by Clyde Stringer

Joan, in pearls
Photo by Wayne Norman

Joan Belgrave sings Dinah Washington tribute at World famous Baker's Keyboard Lounge - Detroit to a sold out house!!

..."explosive",... "Joan has Dinah in her soul"...".. powerful soulful story of a great jazz legend"....

"Joan,. a Grammy nominated vocalist....brings Dinah's story to life"'ll laugh and you'll cry... a must see show...!!!

Joan Belgrave at Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert


TAKE A MOMENT TO VIEW MY JUST RELEASED VIDEO "HEY LOVE" this song is now available on iTunes
from BLUE RIVERS RECORDS from my heart to yours

"Filmed Proudly in Detroit"
SHOW someone you love them  today and Pass it on

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Featuring Marcus Belgrave on Trumpet
Sponsored by
Detroit Jazz Musicians Co-Op Inc
PO Box 36426
Grosse Pointe, Mi 48236
(313) 640-8552


Watch Joan sing Dinah's "Please Send Me Someone to Love" At Detroit's Orchestra Hall.
Standing room only performance. To be released on Blue Note Records in 2013.