Black Jazz Records

Black Jazz Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Black Jazz Records.

US jazz label founded 1971 in Oakland, CA, with financing and distribution provided by Dick Schory’s Ovation Records and managed by Gene Russell. The label was founded in order to showcase black musicians, invoking a more political and spiritual tone, and explored styles such as funk, free jazz, and soul jazz. 43 North acquired Black Jazz Records from Founder & Owner Dick Schory.
Artists included:
Doug Carn
Calvin Keys
Rudolph Johnson
The Awakening
Cleveland Eaton


  • Diggin' Black Jazz
  • The Skipper
  • Time And Space
  • Chitown Theme
  • Maiden Voyage
  • Black Jazz Radio
  • Black Jazz Signature
  • brand new feeling
  • Mirage
  • Revelation
  • Proceed With Caution
  • Spirit Of The New Land

Top Songs

  • Chitown Theme
  • Infant Eyes
  • Mirage
  • My Spirit
  • Revelation