Nashville had its big premier in jazz music Friday with Music City Jazz Festival .
The event attracted thousands of jazz enthusiast and supports from across the U.S. and Canada to come to the 2-day festival.
It's even locally co-hosted by JAZZY 88 W-F-S-K of Fisk University. The general manager of the station says it's been a long time coming for Nashville to add jazz to their music palette.
The Line-up includes performances from Hiroshima and vocalist Peabo Bryson to iconic musicians such as Rachelle Ferrall.