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Introducing Urban Gospel Singer D’Mott | WATCH New Video, “No Maybe” | New CD, “Romance In The Gray” Coming This Fall 2013

Introducing:  D’Mott
A Higher Calling In Urban Gospel Music

 

The music industry is a continually evolving machine birthing musical prodigies and superstar talents who create music that idyllically entertains us, provokes us to tap into our inner most personal emotions and even motivates us to make life altering decisions.  There is a new artist in music who is achieving this with a soulful approach to the Gospel. 

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Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Breaks Record | Has Now Reached Over 230 Million Listeners

Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Breaks Record For Highest Radio Audience Ever
Smash No. 1 Single Has Now Reached More Than 230 Million Listeners



“Blurred Lines” Lodges Seventh Week At No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Robin Thicke’s ubiquitous No. 1 single “Blurred Lines,” featuring T.I. & Pharrell, continues its full-scale domination of the airwaves this summer, having broken the record for the highest radio audience ever recorded.

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Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway Raises Funds to Benefit The GRAMMY FOUNDATION®

Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway raises a significant sum to benefit The GRAMMY FOUNDATION®


Photo Caption: Brian Culbertson with his 7-foot Mason & Hamlin model BB grand piano that was auctioned June 8, 2013 to benefit The GRAMMY Foundation®. Photo credit: Daniel Ray
 
Mason & Hamlin grand piano the big ticket auction item that helped double last year’s donation to support music education programs in schools
 
Napa, Calif. (25 July 2013): Enthusiastic bidders and generous event sponsors packed the Lincoln Theater in Napa, Calif. on June 8th during Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway to raise an impressive $66,000.00 at a fundraising auction and wine reception to benefit The GRAMMY Foundation® more than doubling last year’s take.

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George Duke’s “DreamWeaver” Debut @ #1 on Billboards Contemporary Jazz Chart

George Duke’s “DreamWeaver” Debut @ #1 on Billboard’s Contemporary Jazz Chart Good Morning Readers! Keyboardist/Producer/Music Legend George Duke takes it to the next level with his debut on Billboard’s Contemporary Jazz Chart with “DreamWeaver” @ #1 this week. The CD from Concord Music Group, which during the development in the …

Singer Gregory Porter To Release Blue Note Debut “Liquid Spirit” on Sept. 17th, 2013

GRAMMY-NOMINATED SINGER
GREGORY PORTER

SET TO RELEASE BLUE NOTE DEBUT
LIQUID SPIRIT
ON SEPT. 17

Blue Note Records has announced a September 17 release date for Liquid Spirit, the remarkable major label debut from GRAMMY-nominated jazz and soul singer Gregory Porter. The 14-track album is further justification for Porter’s quick ascent into the top ranks of jazz and R&B singers today, and it also features 10 new originals which showcase Porter’s innate gift for writing poignant songs based upon personal experiences with a relatable and emotional immediacy. Also included is a stirring rendition of the jazz standard “I Fall In Love Too Easily,” as well as covers of Abbey Lincoln’s “Lonesome Lover” and Ramsey Lewis’ hit “The ‘In’ Crowd.”

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Gospel Singer Byron Cage Releases New Single, “Troubles Away”

Praise & Worship Icon, Byron Cage, Drops Brand New Single, 
“Troubles Away”


 
GRAMMY Award Nominee Hitting The Pulpit At Upcoming Events
 
Artist Slated To Co-host And Perform On BET’s Upcoming Season Of Bobby Jones Gospel
 
July 22, 2013 – Byron Cage is known as an innovator in the genre known as praise and worship.  Taking the excitement of the live church experience and melding it with contemporary and stirring melodies, Cage has presented songs heard in choir stands week after week.

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Guitarist/Vocalist Malina Moye to Release New Single, “K-Yotic” feat Bootsy Collins on July 30th, 2013

“ROCK ‘N ROLL BABY” MALINA MOYE FINDS THE GROOVE WITH “K-YOTIC”
GUITARIST/VOCALIST’S NEW SINGLE FEATURES THE LEGENDARY BOOTSY COLLINS



Touring Now; Rock ‘n Roll Baby album coming in early 2014.

Malina Moye shreds on the guitar and flips funk grooves with equal amounts of skill.

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Singer/Bass Player Eric ‘EQ’ Young Signs Deal with City Hall Records

Billboard star Eric ‘EQ’ Young lands distribution deal with City Hall Records



SAN FRANCISCO, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Singer, song writer and virtuoso bass player Eric ‘EQ’ Young couldn’t’ be happier with how the year is shaping up so far; his debut R&B smash single “Never Stop Loving” has stayed strong on the Billboard Top 25 Hot Singles Sales Chart for two consecutive weeks and as of this month Eric has closed a distribution deal with San Rafael, California Independent record distributer City Hall Records.

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Contemporary Jazz Guitarist Earl Klugh to Release New Project “Hand Picked” on July 30th, 2013

Legendary Contemporary Jazz Guitarist Earl Klugh to Release CD,
“Hand Picked”
July 30th, 2013


In a recording career that spans over three decades, master guitarist Earl Klugh has been lauded as a prodigy and a groundbreaking pioneer of contemporary jazz. Klugh’s highly-anticipated Heads Up/Concord debut, Hand Picked, is a self-produced solo album with special guests Bill Frisell, Vince Gill and Jake Shimabukuro.

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