|Mraz even more optimistic after visiting Ghana
Jason Mraz's middle name could easily be "optimist." But the singer-songwriter, who is known for his feel-good, hippie and hopeful demeanor, says going to Ghana to free...
Singer Jason Mraz visits Ghana to help end slavery
While Shakira, the Black Eyed Peas and other top musicians are in Africa to help kick off the World Cup, singer Jason Mraz was on the continent for another reason: to help...
ASCAP honors Jason Mraz, Patti Smith, the Killers
Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald and Jason Mraz are tops in song writing. Gottwald was named songwriter of the year and Mraz received song of the year honors Wednesday at the...
Jason Mraz makes history with 71-week chart run
Jason Mraz's "I'm Yours" may be the longest running song in the history of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, but the hippie-friendly jam has been around even longer. Mraz has...
Q&A: Mraz humbled by success of "little hippie song"
Jason Mraz entered the record books this week with his single "I'm Yours," which notched an extraordinary 70th week on the Hot 100. The track debuted on the May 3,...
Jason Mraz Talks Grammys, Archuleta and Avocados
12/10/2008, E! Online
Jason Mraz nabbed three Grammy nominations last week for "I'm Yours," but he's more than just the singer-songwriter behind one of the...
Q&A: Mraz talks music, new book--and salads
To record his third studio CD, Jason Mraz withdrew from the music industry so he wouldn't be affected by album sales and charts. Instead, the pop singer went to his hometown...
Singer Mraz redoubles efforts to keep fans happy
Jason Mraz is nothing if not a man of his word. "I promised a lot of people I'd do an acoustic album, but then my new record turned out to be my funkiest project yet,"...
Billboard album reviews: Bob Dylan, Sam Moore
You may have seen the recent photos
of Bob Dylan looking uncannily like Charlie Chaplin, and his
44th album, "Modern Times," shares a title with Chaplin's 1936
Metallica, Alice in Chains join forces for LA gig
Members of hard rock bands
Metallica and Alice in Chains will play together at a Hollywood
benefit concert next month honoring Metallica singer James
U2 producer Lillywhite lands Columbia Records gig
Noted producer Steve
Lillywhite, who has worked with such acts as U2, Peter Gabriel
and the Rolling Stones, has joined the executive ranks at
Columbia Records as a talent...
Allaire Studios Lure Top-Notch Musicians
Allaire Studios sit at the end of a slithering mountain road. Airy rooms offer skytop views of the Catskill Mountains.
Norah Jones, Tim McGraw and David Bowie are among...
Jason Mraz Says Smoking Makes Him Happy
Jason Mraz understands that smoking isn't good for the body. But that doesn't mean it's not good for his soul.
"My whole belief in life is if it makes you happy, it's good...
"Now 19" Outguns Young
8/3/2005, E! Online
Now! might be leaving its teens, but it can still mix it up
with a young hood.
After giving the series its seventh
number one bow last week, Now That's What I Call...
Morissette, Mraz Fall Into the Gap
7/27/2005, E! Online
The Gap is filling up with a new batch of music stars.
Alanis Morissette, Jason Mraz, Joss Stone, John Legend, Liz Phair, Keith Urban, Destiny's Child's Michelle...
Concert review: Alanis Morissette
Some artists would mark
the 10-year anniversary of their most successful album with an
all-bells-and-whistles tour. Alanis Morissette picked a cozier
concert setting to...
Starbucks, Concord brew two more albums
Starbucks Hear Music,
the record arm of the coffee retailer, is launching two
projects with Concord Records, its partner in the wildly
successful 2004 Ray Charles album...
Jason Mraz Returns to Old High School
Jason Mraz returned to his old high school, but it wasn't for a reunion: He presented the school choir with a copy of a song they recorded for his upcoming album.
Ludacris 'Lights' Up U.S. Albums Chart
A trip to "The Red Light
District" scored Ludacris his second consecutive No. 1 album on
the U.S. pop charts Wednesday.
The Atlanta rapper/actor's fourth Disturbing Tha...
Christmas Coming Early for Seasonal Tours
Deck the halls with concert
With more than a dozen Christmas tours launching this
season, organizers say concertgoers are seeking out live
AC/DC Honored with Street Name in Australia
AC/DC formed in Sydney in 1974, but
it's the Australian city of Melbourne that has honored the
veteran hard rock band with its own street.
On Oct. 1, Melbourne City...
McGraw Outdraws R. Kelly
9/1/2004, E! Online
When it comes to being quick on the draw, can't no one shoot up
the charts like Tim McGraw.
In a week that saw new discs
taking the top four slots on the Billboard...
New Products Bring Digital Music to Living Room
As consumers populate their PCs
with digital music, the desire to stream these tracks on home
stereo systems is growing.
Thus far, however, linking PCs and home...
Jason Mraz Longs for Days of Small Gigs
Jason Mraz only hit the big time about two years ago, and already he's longing for the good old days of his less-famous past.
The 25-year-old singer-songwriter released...
Reissued Vintage Rock T's a Retail Hit
They say everything old is new
again. That is certainly true for Trunk Ltd. The Santa Monica,
Calif.-based fashion company is making a name for itself by
In Concert and in Life, Mraz Does It His Way
Jason Mraz has guts. The
singer-songwriter took the stage with only his acoustic guitar
in hand and an accompanist at UCLA's Royce Hall in Westwood and
played for a packed...
Adult Programming Boosts Pop Vets
The year 2003 marks a time in
popular music where many adult artists were banished to the
confines of adult contemporary radio.
The format gave the primary support to such...
Dido, Jason Mraz And Others To Announce Grammy Nominees
Dido, Jason Mraz, Evanescence's Amy Lee, Moby, Stacie Orrico, Brad Paisley and Pharrell Williams will all be on hand to read the nominations for the 46th Annual Grammy...
Jason Mraz's Family Says He Sings Like Grandfather
Jason Mraz begins co-headling a North American tour with Liz Phair on Wednesday (July 30). Mraz arrives on the scene with his hit song "The Remedy," which features his...
Jason Mraz Psyched To Tour With Liz Phair
Jason Mraz is psyched he got the call to co-headline a tour with Liz Phair. Mraz says "Playing shows with artists like Liz Phair, someone who I've admired artistically for...
Jason Mraz Checks In From Down Under
Jason Mraz updated his website's online journal on Monday (June 30) from Australia. The singer reveals on jasonmraz.com that he's taken to Sydney the same way he took to San...
Jason Mraz And Pete Yorn To Open For Bon Jovi Homecoming
Jason Mraz and Pete Yorn have been confirmed as the two opening acts for Bon Jovi when the band returns home to New Jersey for two performances at Giants Stadium in East...
Jason Mraz To Auction Off The Shirt Off His Back For Charity
-Jason Mraz placed the shirt he wore during his recently completed North American tour on the auction block in the name of charity. It's the same shirt the singer wore...
Jason Mraz's 'Tonight Show' Performance Shirt Raising Funds For Charity
Jason Mraz placed the shirt he wore during a performance on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on the auction block in the name of charity.
Fans can bid on the piece of...