Norah Jones' father Ravi Shankar died Wednesday at the age of 92 after battling upper-respiratory and heart issues over the past year. The famed sitar player spent most of his life making music and was a celebrated musician all over the world. He was most recently nominated for a Grammy for World Music for 2013.Shankar is survived by his wife, Sukanya Shankur and two daughters, fellow muscian Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones. His son, Shubhendra, died in 1992.Shankar recently performed at a...Read Full Story
Indian musician Ravi Shankar passed away Wednesday after battling upper-respiratory and heart issues over the past year. The 92-year-old sitar player is survived by his wife, Sukanya Shankur and two daughters, fellow muscian Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones. His son, Shubhendra, died in 1992.Shankar had nearly 10 decades of making music and was honored with three Grammys during his lifetime. He also worked closely with the late Beatles star George Harrison in the '70s and beyond. In later...Read Full Story
Norah Jones is all grown up now, and she has a new album to prove it. The singer turned 30 in March, and she says the milestone forced her to reassess her life and change her approach to making The Fall, which has sold over half a million copies since being released last month. Norah even has a new hairdo to match her attitude (Pacific Coast News) She said: "It seems to be an age where everyone goes through changes. All my good friends have. Everyone's either breaking up or getting involved...Read Full Story
Norah Jones (born March 30, 1979) is an American musician best known for her albums "Come Away with Me" and "Feels Like Home." Find more pictures, news and articles about Norah Jones here.