Jamie Cullum is a popular artist at the NorthSea Jazz Festival. The British singer and pianist has appeared atthe festival regularly since his breakthrough secondalbum,Twentysomething. His debut performance in 2004 is alreadyregarded as legendary. In a short space of time, Cullum hasdeveloped from a lighthearted interpreter into a mature composer,producer and arranger. He is a considerable TV star in his owncountry, due in part to various jazz documentaries. In addition,Cullum has his own radio show on BBC Radio 2, England's mostpopular radio station. On his new album Cullum continues thedirection he took on its predecessor,The Pursuit, and alongsidejazz, he explores the path of the singer-songwriter. Cullum's bandin Rotterdam will have the same lineup with which he recorded allsongs on his new album Momentum that will be released this year.