Norah Jones, is a world-renowned American jazz singer-songwriter who will be performing in India for the first time. Jones will headline a brand-new festival called A Summer's Day in Mumbai before playing live shows in Delhi and Bangalore. A Summer's Day Festival and Norah Jones' India tour have been organized by Only Much Louder Entertainment, who are the people behind the Bacardi NH7 Weekender. M Ward who has earlier collaborated with Norah Jones in her track Sinkin' Soon, will be supporting the Grammy Award winner.
Norah Jones began her music career in 2001, when she released a set of samples called First Sessions, but her 2002 debut album Come Away With Me catapulted her into the global spotlight. The album reached the top of the US Billboard 200, and its singles 'Don't Know Why' and 'Come Away With Me', proved to be instant radio hits. Jones then swept the 45th Grammy Awards winning five awards including 'Best New Artist', 'Album Of The Year' and 'Record Of The Year'
Jones followed this up by releasing her second album, 2004's critically and commercially successful Feels Like Home, for which she bagged another three Grammy Awards. The singer-songwriter released other albums such as Not Too Late and The Fall before releasing a compliation called ...Featuring, which features collaborations she has made with a wide variety of artists such as The Foo Figthers, Outkast, Herbie Hancock, Talib Kweli, Belle and Sebastian and many others. Last year, she released her latest album, Little Broken Hearts.