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September 18, 2015

Beninese Guitarist Lionel Loueke to Release New Album “GAÏA” on Oct. 30th, 2015

Lionel Louke II
 
GUITARIST LIONEL LOUEKE RETURNS TO HIS ORIGINAL TRIO
FOR NEW ROCK-INF– — USED ALBUM GAÏA PRODUCED BY DON WAS
 
LOUEKE REUNITED WITH BASSIST MASSIMO BIOLCATI & DRUMMER FERENC NEMETH FOR ALBUM THAT ADDRESSES THE NATURE OF THE EARTH AND MANKIND’S EFFECT ON IT
 
On October 30, Blue Note Records will release GAÏA, the remarkable rock-infused new album from acclaimed Beninese guitarist Lionel Loueke. On GAÏA, Loueke reunited with his longtime trio featuring bassist Massimo Biolcati and drummer Ferenc Nemeth for a session produced by GRAMMY-winning producer and Blue Note president Don Was that was recorded live in the studio with an intimate audience in attendance.

Lalah Hathaway Premiere’s New Video for Single “Little Ghetto Boy”

Lalah Hathaway (Credit Arnold Turner) (1)
 
MULTIPLE GRAMMY® AWARD WINNER
LALAH HATHAWAY
PREMIERES VIDEO FOR “LITTLE GHETTO BOY”
 
The song is one of two lead singles from acclaimed singer’s first ever LIVE album!
 
Nashville, TN (September 18, 2015) – Today, two-time GRAMMY®-winning artist Lalah Hathaway released the music video for her new single “Little Ghetto Boy.” The song is Hathaway’s moving interpretation of her father’s, soul music icon Donny Hathaway, seminal ode, which was first recorded in 1972 for his classic LIVE album.
 

NEW CD GIVEAWAY! Lizz Wright’s Album “Freedom & Surrender”

Lizz Wright - Freedom & Surrender
 
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Good Morning T.U.M.S. Readers and welcome back!
 
The Urban Music Scene & The Concord Music Group come together to create a special brand new CD Giveaway this week, just right on time for the weekend!
 
Acclaimed Jazz/Soul Songstress Lizz Wright is in our spotlight this time around, as we have 3 CD’s available for our lucky winners! Her new album “Freedom & Surrender” has garnered a tremendous amount of positive reviews throughout cyberspace and publications, as well as received high marks from our writer Peggy Oliver (Click here to access review). Plus, the album is currently charting in Amazon’s Top 10 Best Sellers for Jazz Music! (Click pic above to enter contest!!)