SHANACHIE ENTERTAINMENT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
CONJUNCTION ENTERTAINMENT & TOP NOTCH MUSIC
TO RELEASE DAVE HOLLISTER’S
The MANuscript AUGUST 19TH
NEW ALBUM DELIVERS R&B HIT-MAKER’S STATE OF THE NATION
TAKE ON MEN, WOMEN AND RELATIONSHIPS
After breaking into the music business as part of Teddy Riley’s hit-making group BlackStreet, Dave Hollister brought his gritty tenor, down home and soul-drenched ‘keeping it real’ approach to a string of hits. Creating numerous anthems about love, life, respect and lessons learned, the Gold-selling singer managed to merge inspirational material with edgy songs fusing the best of R&B and Hip Hop.
New Inspirational Artist Myracle Holloway Releases Her Single “Hello (God It’s Me),” a Spiritual Version of Adele’s Hit “Hello”
TULSA, Okla., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — New music artist Myracle Holloway recently recorded and released her new inspirational single Hello (God it’s me), a spiritual version of Adele’s Hit Hello. The song is produced by Holloway’s husband Fred Smith and Michael Todd. Holloway originally uploaded a video of her singing the song with lyrics she wrote on December 15, 2015. Her video quickly went viral and garnered positive praise for its uplifting message.
ACTRESS & RECORDING ARTIST ANTONIQUE SMITH JOINS THE CAST OF FOX’S POLICE BRUTALITY SERIES “SHOTS FIRED”
ANTONIQUE SMITH PREPARES FOR THE RELEASE OF THE CLIMATE CHANGE FOCUSED MUSIC VIDEO FOR “ALL WE REALLY HAVE IS NOW”
New York, NY – April 26, 2016 – Actress and Grammy nominated recording artist Antonique Smith joins the cast of the upcoming FOX police brutality series, “Shots Fired”. Antonique joins the already revealed A-list cast; Sanaa Lathan, Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfus, Stephen Moyer and Tristan Wilds, just to name a few.
Gospel Recording Artist Latice Crawford Releases Forthcoming CD Project, ‘Diary of a Church Girl’ on May 20th
(New York, NY – April 27, 2016) — Gospel recording artist Latice Crawford releases forthcoming CD project, Diary of a Church Girl on May 20th, 2016. The EP is available for pre-orders on iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play (see links below). Diary of a Church Girl will be released via an exclusive licensing partnership with EchoPark ARTS Entertainment and distributed by Caroline Distribution, the Independent Services division of Capitol Music Group (CMG).
EARTH, WIND & FIRE, CHIC AND CHICAGO LEAD FRIDAY MUSIC’S SPRING RELEASE SCHEDULE
Classic Reissue Label Delivers Audiophile Vinyl Versions of Rock and Soul Classics
April 25, 2016 – New York, NY- Famed reissue label Friday Music is gearing up for a spring full of new releases. The recent announcement of a limited, 3-LP set of David Bowie’s A Reality Tour (coming June 3) is only the tip of the iceberg. Friday Music’s release schedule contains a plethora of albums from some of the most legendary names in rock and soul. All titles have been remastered and reissued on 180-gram audiophile vinyl. Here are some of the highlights.
THE REIGNING QUEEN OF GOSPEL
PASTOR SHIRLEY CAESAR
REVEALS UPCOMING NEW ALBUM FILL THIS HOUSE
Album Available for Pre-Order Now, featuring 11 Tracks including Hit Single “It’s Alright, It’s Ok” (feat. Anthony Hamilton)
NASHVILLE, TN (April 22, 2016) – The Reigning Queen of Gospel, pioneering music legend Shirley Caesar reveals a bold new album with FILL THIS HOUSE, available for pre-order now via iTunes and Amazon. Unveiling the album cover and track listing, FILL THIS HOUSE is scheduled to be released on Friday June 3, 2016, and continues a thrilling 2016 in store for Caesar.
TWO-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER TYE TRIBBETT
TAPPED AS HOST OF BET’S NEW SUNDAY MORNING
INSPIRATIONAL SERIES ‘JOYFUL NOISE’
NEW YORK, NEW YORK (Monday, April 25, 2016) — BET Networks has announced the new programming that’s heading to its network of stations which includes BET and Centric. The announcement came at its annual Upfront presentation last week, with a commitment to offer more original programming than ever before. It was announced that Two – time GRAMMY®, Soul Train, Dove and Stellar Award winning recording artist Tye Tribbett has been tapped to host the network’s new Sunday morning inspirational series JOYFUL NOISE.
N 2 The Dawn: Honoring The Artist 4ever 2 B Known As Prince
Artist Reflections by A. Scott Galloway
April 24, 2016
Prince was the most profoundly voracious and prolific musician across a purple-hued spectrum of styles – a singular melting pot of Soul, Rock, Jazz, Blues and Pop of his own Paisley Funk creation. Beginning by teaching himself to play big band great Neal Hefti’s cool, driving theme to the TV show “Batman” on piano, Prince Rogers Nelson evolved into a wunderkind genius who fluently mastered keyboards, drums, electric bass and – most magnificently – guitar, with a multi-octave vocal range that stretched from his natural hushed speaking baritone to a crystalline falsetto so pure that the Gemini gave it her own name: “Camille.”
Singer/Pianist Kandace Springs to Release Debut Album “Soul Eyes” on June 24th, 2016 via Blue Note Records
On June 24, singer, songwriter and pianist Kandace Springs will release her debut full-length album Soul Eyes on Blue Note Records. Produced by Grammy-winning producer Larry Klein (Lizz Wright, Melody Gardot, Joni Mitchell, Herbie Hancock), the album touches upon soul and pop while channeling her jazz influences as well as her Nashville upbringing.
GRAMMY-WINNER ERIC KRASNO FINDS HIS VOICE ON ‘BLOOD FROM A STONE’
NEW SOLO ALBUM ON HIS OWN LABEL, FEEL MUSIC
Eric Krasno, the GRAMMY-winning guitarist/songwriter/producer best known as a co-founder of Soulive and Lettuce, will release his second solo album, ‘Blood From A Stone,’ on July 8 via his own label, Feel Music/Round Hill. The record, which features appearances by Derek Trucks, as well as members of Soulive, Lettuce and The London Souls, reveals a previously unknown and utterly compelling side of Krasno’s artistry, as he both literally and metaphorically finds his voice.