Our guess today on Blind Abilities is AJ Croce. AJ is a singer, songwriter, a killer piano player and guitarist, who has been in the entertainment business for more than 30 years. He has 10 studio albums under his belt, and more than 20 top hits in multiple music charts covering genres such as blues, jazz, country, Americana and more! he is also visually impaired. Many of you will recognize the name Croce, as his father Jim was a huge international Star in the 1970s. He had a series of enormous hits that captured the hearts and imaginations of millions of listeners around the globe.
In this interview, AJ talks about his blindness and some of the circumstances which caused it in his early childhood.
AJ goes on to detail his life in the music business, which began in his mid-teens. This is a fascinating journey which you must, repeat must listen to!
AJ, Jeff and Pete, dive into thoughtful discussions around AJ’s music and his opinions about the quality of today’s music, and the players who have influenced him over the years. AJ is currently putting together a concert production in honor of the 50th Anniversary of his father’s, “Don’t Mess Around with Jim’ album.
Be sure to set aside 34 minutes of your busy day to enjoy this stimulating chat with a prolific song writer and recording artist, yet perhaps unsung entertainer who is an articulate conversationalist and a gracious guest on Blind Abilities.
Be sure to catch AJ‘s current tour and his latest LP, “By request”, the 10th and his string of studio albums. Also be sure to grab His current single entitled “so much fun!“ Which can be found through all of your regular music outlets.
You can find all of the information you need on AJ’s web site:
and find him on social media: @AJCroce
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