Norah Jones Overview

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Born: March 30, 1979

Born in New York City, Geetali Norah Jones Shankar was brought up by parents who encouraged their daughter to be a performer. Her father—legendary Indian musican Ravi Shankar—was a large musical influence, but it wasn't until she moved to Dallas to live with her mother that she began to sing. At age four she joined her church's choir and soon after learned how to play the piano and guitar and briefly tried the alto saxophone. With her father's blessing, she shortened her name to Norah... See All

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