About Roy Hargrove
Roy Hargrove was a two-time Grammy Award winner, outstanding trumpeter. Hargrove was a genius talent who had worked with the like of D’Angelo, Erykah Badu, Common, Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, Jackie McLean, Oscar Peterson, and many more. According to CBS News, many of these peers regarded him as the greatest trumpeter of his generation. Roy became a symbol of jazz’s youthful renewal in the early 1990s. Hargrove died of cardiac arrest on November 2, 2018.