MOJO, Mobile’s jazz appreciation society, will honor legendary New Orleans pianist Jelly Roll Morton tonight at the latest installment of its popular Jazz Jambalaya series.
Morton is a keyboardist and vocalist for Maroon 5 and released a solo EP in March called “Following My First Mind” on Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment label. The New Orleans native also writes for inspirational and gospel artists.
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Adam Levine, Lil Wayne, Jazmine Sullivan make guest appearances on his EP, “Following My First Mind.”