Soul Music Icons Valerie Simpson, Teddy Riley And Freddie Jackson To Be Honored At Hal Awards Dinner on Sept. 25th, 2016

Hal Awards Dinner
 
Soul Music Icons Valerie Simpson, Teddy Riley And Freddie Jackson To Be Honored At Hal Awards Dinner
 
The Heroes and Legends Foundation announced the honorees for the 27h Annual Heroes and Legends Awards, which will be held on Sunday, September 25th, 2016 at the legendary Beverly Hills Hotel. The Foundation awards arts scholarships to talented youth.
 
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Aug. 24, 2016 – PRLog — The Heroes and Legends Foundation has announced the honorees for the 27h Annual Heroes and Legends Awards, which will be held on Sunday, September 25th, 2015 at the legendary Beverly Hills Hotel.

Innervision Records Adds Keyboardist Cal Harris Jr. to Roster | Releases New Single “Endless Summer”

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Innervision Records adds to its burgeoning roster with producer, keyboardist Cal Harris Jr
 
The muti-talented artist goes for adds at jazz radio with the single “Endless Summer” Monday, 8/29.
 
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Aug. 29, 2016 – PRLog — Cal Harris has a passion and talent for composition as well as a lifetime of priceless experiences in the industry working with such artists as Earth Wind and Fire, Lenny Kravitz, Prince, Whitney Houston, Beyonce and currently touring with Pharrell Williams.

Hall of Fame Vocalist Larnelle Harris Honored at 83rd Annual National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses

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Hall of Fame vocalist honored at 83rd Annual National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses
 
Louisville, KY — Hall of Fame vocalist Larnelle Harris was honored with a Heritage Award from the National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses (NCGCC) at their 83rd annual convention in Harris’ hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. Harris says it was a humbling experience.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Robert Glasper Experiment Releases Single “Day To Day”

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ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT RELEASE NEW SINGLE “DAY TO DAY”
 
NEW ALBUM ARTSCIENCE OUT 9/16 SHINES A LIGHT ON EACH OF THE BAND MEMBERS
WITH ROBERT GLASPER, CASEY BENJAMIN, DERRICK HODGE & MARK COLENBURG
SHARING IN PRODUCTION, SONGWRITING & VOCAL DUTIES FOR FIRST TIME
 
Robert Glasper Experiment has released “Day to Day,” the buoyant second single from the groundbreaking, GRAMMY-winning band’s new album ArtScience (Blue Note), which comes out September 16.
 

Singer JOE Release New Single “So I Can Have You Back” | New Album “#MyNameIsJoeThomas” Coming Nov. 11th, 2016 | Announces New Tour

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“SO I CAN HAVE YOU BACK” from 7x Grammy nominated multi-platinum Singer/Songwriter JOE.
 
So I Can Have You Have Back” world premiered to breaking record numbers on all iHeart Radio stations playing the song every hour on the hour.
 
So I Can Have You Back” is currently the #1 Most Added Song at radio this week.
 

Karew Records to Release New Project “GEI LIVE” on Sept. 30th, 2016

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KAREW RECORDS TO RELEASE
GEI LIVE ALBUM,
ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
 
Album Available for Pre-Order Now on iTunes and Amazon, featuring Lead Single “Hang On” (ft. Kierra Sheard)
 
DETROIT, MI (August 25, 2016) – On Friday September 30, 2016, Karew Records will release the live album GEI LIVE, from the Greater Emmanuel Institutional (GEI) C.O.G.I.C. presented by Bishop J. Drew Sheard (Senior Pastor) and multiple GRAMMY®-winning Gospel legend and 1st Lady Karen Clark Sheard in Detroit, MI.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Saxophonist Gerald Albright Releases New Single “Taking Control” | New Album “G” Coming Sept. 30th, 2016

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With a new label home, Gerald Albright flexes his contemporary jazz skills on “G”, the debut for his brand new Bright Music moniker
 
New Single “Taking Control” Available for Pre-order NOW on iTunes! Click HERE to Listen!

 
Possessing a strong sense of musicality and as a double threat on saxophone and bass guitar, Gerald Albright has collaborated with over 200 artists in numerous genres since he came on the scene in the mid-eighties.

R&B Singer Leon Timbo to Drop New Album “What Love’s All About” on Aug. 26th, 2016

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LEON TIMBO’S R&B MASTERPIECE
WHAT LOVE’S ALL ABOUT
AVAILABLE FRIDAY, AUGUST 26th!
 
August 17, 2016 – Leon Timbo has been working towards this moment for years. While he has been a mainstay on the club circuit in the states and abroad, and has released some classic, limited edition tracks and albums, the soulful Jacksonville, FL bred singer/songwriter/musician is finally unleashing a full body of work. Timbo’s first national release, What Love’s All About, will be available Friday, August 26th from Riverphlo Entertainment/eOne Distribution.
 

Pianist Orrin Evans to Release New Album “#knowingishalfthebattle” on Oct. 7th, 2016

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Pianist Orrin Evans Lets Go and Trusts Instincts
with Electrifying Band for #knowingishalfthebattle –
Available October 7 on Smoke Sessions Records
 
No child of the ’80s could forget the closing moments of every “G.I. Joe” cartoon: one of our heroes would teach a valuable life lesson about saying ‘no’ to drugs or not talking to strangers, followed by the familiar refrain, “And now you know… and knowing is half the battle!”

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Luther Barnes to Release Choir Project “The Favor Of God” on Sept. 9th, 2016

Luther Barnes
 
STELLAR AWARD WINNING GOSPEL HIT-MAKER
REV. LUTHER BARNES
TO RELEASE FIRST CHOIR PROJECT IN A DECADE
 
The Reverend Luther Barnes comes from a notable gospel background. His father, Bishop F.C. Barnes, wrote and scored a hit with the gospel standard “Rough Side Of The Mountain.” The Favor Of God, his first choir project in a decade, is to be released by Shanachie Entertainment/SRT Entertainment on Sept. 9, 2016.