Hailed as “the next jazz superstar from England”, a support slot with the legendary BB King and an EP release which reached #1 on the UK jazz charts saw singer-pianist Anthony Strong grab the attention of some of the world’s top record labels in early 2012. He eventually signed a worldwide recording deal with iconic French label Naïve, home of multi-million selling singers Adele, Carla Bruni and Katie Melua, and will release his debut album ‘Stepping Out’ in April 2013.
“Great singer, great pianist!” (Jamie Cullum)
“Fucking amazing!”(Rod Stewart)
“British Jazz may have found its mainstream rendezvous” (The British Jazz Blog)
“New and notable” (Amazon.co.uk)
“A new, genuine, male jazz singer” (Jazz House, BBC Radio 3)
“Real great music” (BB King)