Who is ‘Jon Batiste?’ ‘Jeopardy!’ features New Orleans musician in Pop Culture category

New Orleans-native and famed musician Jon Batiste is having the best year ever.

Batiste not only released a new album this year, he led Grammy nominations with 11 nods, was featured on “Sesame Street,” and also performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

As if all that wasn’t something to be proud of, he said being featured as a “Jeopardy!” question this week was the moment he “made it.”

The question references his work on the movie “Soul.”

See his reaction to the moment below:

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