“Horn is among the most exciting young vocalists in jazz, with a proud traditionalism that keeps her tightly linked to the sound of classic figures like Nancy Wilson and Betty Carter, but a vivacity of spirit and conviction that places her firmly in the present.” the new york times
A native of Dallas, Jazzmeia Horn began leading her trio in 2009 and has performed nationally and internationally. In 2017, Horn also released her first album, A SocialCall, which was the No. 1 album for 2017 at JazzWeek magazine and earned Horn her first Grammy nomination in 2018.
She performed at the 60th Grammy Awards ceremony on January 28, 2018. Her follow-up album, Love & Liberation, earned Horn her second Grammy nomination in 2020 for Best Jazz Vocal Album. In 2021, she received her third Grammy nomination for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album for Dear Love, which will be live from Las Vegas on April 3, 2022.