Janiva Magness (born January 30, 1957) is an American Grammy Award nominated blues, soul, and Americana singer, songwriter, and author. To date she has released 16 albums. The Blues Foundation named Magness the B.B. King Entertainer of the Year in 2009, becoming only the second woman, after Koko Taylor, to be so honored.
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Janiva Magness (30 de enero de 1957) es una cantante y compositora estadounidense de blues y soul.  La Blues Foundation nombró a Magness: B.B. King Artista del Año, en 2009, siendo solamente la segunda mujer en conseguirlo después de Koko Taylor. 
A 28-time Blues Music Award nominee, Magness has won seven awards, including Song of the Year, Contemporary Female Artist of the Year, and the highly coveted B.B. King Entertainer of the Year.
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Singer-songwriter-author Janiva Magness makes a forceful return on June 24 with the release of Hard to Kill, the Los Angeles-based musician’s first new collection in three years, on her own label Fathead Records. The seven-time Blues Music Awards recipient (and the 2009 B.B. King Entertainer of the Year, the Blues Foundation’s highest honor ...
Born in Detroit on January 30, 1957, Janiva Magness grew up with her father's blues and country record collection as well as the city's wonderful Motown pop-soul sound, all of which shaped her style and approach as a musician.