Gregory Porter: Don’t Forget Your Music

(USA-2016/directed by Alfred George Bailey. 85 minutes.)

Don’t Forget Your Music is the story of a unique talent, told through candid interviews with the singer Gregory Porter’s family and artistic collaborators, and tracing an arc from his 2016 Grammy Award for his album Take Me to the Alley, to his current status as an icon for a new generation of American jazz masters. This film will be followed by an in-person conversation with filmmaker, Heather Taylor, Grammy Award Producer and native Detroit, Kamau Kenyatta and Gregory Porter via Sykpe.

Presented in partnership with the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.