Jamal Ahmad

Frank McComb is a Jazz and R&B vocalist of renown who has collaborated with artists including Prince, Chaka Khan, Will Smith, Najee, Branford Marsalis, George Duke, Frankie Beverly and Maze, Phyllis Hyman, Gamble and Huff, Patrice Rushen, Lalah Hathaway, Fred Hammond, and John P. Kee, among others. He's also a great friend of WCLK, and we have played his music from the beginning. Frank dropped by WCLK to say hello in advance of a weekend Atlanta performance, and talked with Jamal Ahmad about his life and music.

Support for WCLK programming comes from Atlanta's High Museum of Art, presenting Friday Jazz on July 20 from 6pm until 10pm. This month features the sounds of The Joe Gransden Big Band. Friday Jazz At The High is hosted by WCLK's Jamal Ahmad. Ticket information is available at high.org. Seating for Friday Jazz is limited and opens at 6 p.m. There is no reserved seating. Standing room is plentiful. Friday Jazz is FREE with Museum admission and FREE for members.

This week's edition of UPFRONT features my red carpet interviews with the cast of John Singleton’s dramatic series, “Snowfall.” The show returns to FX for a second season beginning this Thursday, July 19 at 10 p.m.

I also chat with actress and gospel music sensation Latrice Pace about starring in the Actor’s Express new production of “The Color Purple.” She also opens up about her new single, "Shadow" and her Broadway aspirations. 

Jazz 91.9 WCLK welcomes the support of the Mabra Law Firm, which now brings you daily traffic reports by Fonda Smith during Morning Jazz with Morris Baxter and the SOUL of Jazz with Jamal Ahmad.

June 28: Suite Jazz Series Presents Jackiem Joyner

Jun 26, 2018

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is sponsored in part by The Suite Food Lounge, home of the Suite Jazz Series, presenting for one night only, Thursday June 28 - Saxophonist Jackiem Joyner.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with dinner and Jazz at 7:30 p.m. More information about the Suite Jazz Series is available at 404-577-2500 or click here.  The Suite Food Lounge is located at 375 Luckie Street in Downtown Atlanta.

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