Gary Clark Jr.
Gary Clark Jr., who was 31 years old this year, thanks to the debut of Blak And Blu became the first artist, which received a nomination for a Grammy Award in the category for the R&B rock and the same recording. Finally, he’s in the award the second category, Best Traditional Performance, for the song R&B Please Come Home. Its unique all-embracing style extends from the blues over the soul, R&B, rock, jazz to psychedelic, punk, and hip hop. His art has delivered a series of musicians Eric Clapton, the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Jay-Z, Jimmy Page, Alicia Keys, the Roots, Buddy Guy, Dave Matthews, Roger Waters, Keith Urban, Sheryl Crow, Jeff Beck … those are all appreciated his immense talent and also selected him for its concerts and recordings. Just opened the door for him to Clapton’s great musical career when invited him to their traditional Crossroads Guitar festival.
Clark also took part in famous concert for President Barack Obama in the White House — along with Mick Jaggerem, Jeff Beck, or b. b. King. Rolling Stone magazine called Clark “the chosen one” and also “the King of summer festivals”, because it has such huge events such as Coachella, Glastonbury, Lollapalooza or New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival &. He was a guest in a number of prestigious tv shows. Guitar Player magazine placed him on its caption, which happened for the first time as young guitarists in 15 years. The awareness is also enrolled two acoustic blues songs on the soundtrack to the film 12 years in chains.