Legrand Jazz sold well after its release in 1959. Part of its success had to do with brand loyalty, as the leader of the album, who handpicked the musicians for three different recording sessions and chose and arranged each composition with specific players in mind, was Michel Legrand.… Read more
Christian von Koenigsegg, CEO & Founder, Koenigsegg
Christian von Koenigsegg is the founder of the Swedish high-performance automobile manufacturer Koenigsegg. Like many young men, Christian was fascinated by machinery as a boy and even dreamed about creating his perfect sports car.… Read more
Nathaniel Adams Coles (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965), known professionally as Nat King Cole, was an American singer who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. He was widely noted for his soft, baritone voice, which he used to perform in big band and jazz genres and which he used to become a major force in popular music for 3 decades producing many hit songs for Cole.… Read more
How Beijing keeps testing Washington and its allies.
On Saturday 30 March, Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force dispatched four long-range bombers, electronic jamming and intelligence planes, and two or possibly more fighter aircraft over the international waters of the Miyako Strait, the approximately 175-mile gap between the Japanese islands of Okinawa and Miyako.… Read more