New Album Gentleman  |  Drops April 10, 2020

Single “Gentleman” Released March 26, 2020

Gentleman, due out April 10, 2020 on EmArcy/Universal, offers a set of wry yet hopeful songs about love, loss and elegant masculinity.

What does it mean to be a gentleman in this day and age? Vocalist, songwriter and saxophonist Curtis Stigers found himself confronting that question from a variety of angles as he was preparing for his latest album. The result is Stigers’ most personal, resonant, and vibrant collection to date.

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Digital Bonus Track “Shut-Ins” Featured on National Radio

The influential NY Times jazz critic Nate Chinen did a great radio piece on the NJ/NYC jazz station WBGO that introduces “Shut-Ins,” the digital bonus track from the new album Gentleman. It is also being featured by Chris Douridas on NPR’s Here & Now.

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Inspired marriage of visceral clout and intellectual savvy.”
New York Times

Stigers might emerge as his generation's answer to Tony Bennett.”
Minneapolis Star Tribune

When Curtis Stigers came on stage on Wednesday night, it felt as if someone had upped the wattage in the bulbs.”
Wall Street Journal

For Curtis Stigers—the award-winning singer, songwriter, and saxophonist—the story keeps getting better. His string of hit singles, millions of albums sold, and a 28-year recording career aside, his commitment to artistic growth, and to bringing new tunes to the Great American Songbook, has become unparalleled in modern music.

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