JEFF BRADSHAW BRINGS R&B/JAZZ/GOSPEL ICONS HOME FOR
A ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME RECORDING EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY ROBERT GLASPER
ALL-STAR LINE-UP INCLUDES MARSHA AMBROSIUS, BLACK THOUGHT OF THE ROOTS, BILAL
TROMBONE SHORTY, TWEET, ERIC ROBERSON, KIM BURRELL & MORE!
Check out Single “All Time Love” Featuring Robert Glasper, Eric Roberson + Tweet:
Once upon a time R&B was known for great live performances marked by passion, spontaneity and even transcendence through the great soul revues at such storied venues as The Apollo Theater, The Howard Theater and The Uptown.
JOSÉ JAMES SET TO RELEASE
YESTERDAY I HAD THE BLUES: THE MUSIC OF BILLIE HOLIDAY
IN HONOR OF THE GREAT SINGER’S CENTENNIAL
JAMES’ TRIBUTE TO HIS “MUSICAL MOTHER” TO BE RELEASED MARCH 31
FEATURING JASON MORAN, JOHN PATITUCCI & ERIC HARLAND
Acclaimed vocalist José James has announced a March 31, 2015 release for his new album Yesterday I Had The Blues: The Music of Billie Holiday, a tribute to the legendary singer in honor of Holiday’s 100th birthday.
The Italian jazz-funk supergroup follows up the success of previous album, ‘Not For Ordinary People’, with its third studio album and the debut of lead vocalist Maria Enrica Lotesoriere.
Denver, CO, USA (PRWEB) January 20, 2015
On January 20, 2015, Italian jazz-funk group Camera Soul will release its third studio album, ‘Dress Code’, through Azzurra Music in Europe and TIMKAT Entertainment in the Americas.
A man and a half: The truth behind the legendary voice
A memoir and tribute to famous soul singer Wilson Pickett by his beloved sister Louella Pickett-New
ATLANTA (PRWEB) January 21, 2015
“Do the Watusi like my little Lucy,” sang legendary soul singer Wilson Pickett about his little sister he called “Lucy Coot.”
January 19, 2015 marked nine years since Wilson’s death. Lucy Coot, aka Louella Pickett-New, honors her brother today in her new memoir “Don’t Let The Green Grass Fool You.”
Six-time Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
releases its 29th recording project in February
(Brooklyn, NY) − The Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir will release its 29th album via Provident Distribution on February 10, 2015. The CD entitled, Pray, features fourteen new songs, eleven of which were co-written by choir director, Carol Cymbala. Cymbala believes that choirs are still an integral part of congregational worship.
GLORIA GAYNOR, JESSIE J, AND ARTURO SANDOVAL
TO PERFORM AT 2015 GRAMMY CELEBRATION®
The Recording Academy® To Produce Official GRAMMY Awards® After-Party
Immediately Following The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards On Sunday, Feb. 8
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 22, 2015) — GRAMMY® winner and current nominee Gloria Gaynor (pictured), current GRAMMY nominee Jessie J, and DJ Michelle Pesce are scheduled to perform at the exclusive 2015 GRAMMY Celebration® — The Recording Academy®’s official after-party. Additionally, the Celebration’s MasterCard Jazz Lounge will feature performances by four-time GRAMMY winner Arturo Sandoval and members of the GRAMMY Camp® — Jazz Session.
RCA INSPIRATION RECORDING ARTIST CRYSTAL AIKIN TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM ALL I NEED ON FEBRUARY 3, 2015; ALBUM PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE NOW
Pre-Orders Receive Instant Track of Single “So Amazing”
New York, NY – January 20, 2015 – ‘Sunday Best’ winning artist Crystal Aikin will release her much-anticipated new album, All I Need, on Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
Charlie Wilson follows up on his 2013 Love Charlie release with the always aptly titled, Forever, Charlie and his first chart single, “Goodnight Kisses”
As one of the busiest R&B men on the planet today, Charlie Wilson’s infectious bundle of energy has entertained audiences since his lead voice graced The Gap Band with those in the pocket funk jams, including “You Dropped The Bomb on Me” and “Outstanding.”
Cassandra Wilson’s Otherworldly Billie Holiday Homage ‘Coming Forth By Day’ Out April 7
Cassandra Wilson will release an otherworldly homage to Billie Holiday, ‘Coming Forth By Day‘ (Legacy Recordings) April 7, 2015, on what would have been Holiday’s 100th birthday. Wilson, who has drawn inspiration from Billie Holiday for her entire life, chose the title as a way to honor the iconic singer: ‘Coming Forth By Day‘ is an English translation of the title of the ancient Egyptian “Book of the Dead, ” a collection of magic spells intended to assist the journey of those that have passed on through the afterlife.
Sweet Honey In The Rock Releases “Give Love” Video Tribute
To Honor Martin Luther King, Jr.
New York, NY — Internationally revered a cappella ensemble, SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK have announced the release of a special tribute video featuring their song, “Give Love,” to honor the birthday and annual national holiday of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, which will be celebrated on Monday, January 19, 2015.