Nicholas Payton

29.7K Plays
Smile (feat. Nicholas Payton, Christian McBride & Sasha Mashin)
412 (feat. Nicholas Payton, Christian McBride & Jeff "Tain" Watts)
Sounds of Freedom (feat. Nicholas Payton, Essiet Okon Essiet, Sasha Mashin & Makar Kashitsyn)

Nicholas Payton (born September 26, 1973) is an American trumpet player and multi-instrumentalist. A Grammy Award winner, he is from New Orleans, Louisiana. He is also a prolific and provocative writer who comments on a multitude of subjects, including music, race, politics, and life in America.