Mack Avenue SuperBand Thrills Motor City Audiences in Fourth Incarnation of All-Star Band Led by Musical Director/Bassist Christian McBride on Live From the Detroit Jazz Festival – 2015
Album Available January 22, 2016 via Mack Avenue Records
Group to Tour Nationally in 2016 – Full Performance Schedule to be Announced
Since its rollicking debut at the 2012 Detroit Jazz Festival, the Mack Avenue SuperBand has become a tradition at the annual event, a gathering of label superstars that the Motor City can look forward to every Labor Day weekend.
KIRK FRANKLIN RETURNS TO THE TOP OF THE CHARTS WITH POWERFUL NEW ALBUM
LOSING MY RELIGION
Album Debuts No. 1 at Billboard’s Current Gospel Chart, Billboard’s Top Christian/Gospel Albums Chart and No. 10 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums Chart
Dallas, TX (November 23, 2015) – Multi-GRAMMY® Award-winning artist, songwriter, producer and music icon Kirk Franklin, has crafted another #1 hit with his eleventh studio album, LOSING MY RELIGION (Fo Yo Soul Recordings / RCA Records). Released on November 13th, LOSING MY RELIGION debuts at No. 1 on Billboard’s Current Gospel Chart and Billboard’s Top Christian/Gospel Albums Chart. The album also entered No.10 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums Chart, according to Nielsen Soundscan. LOSING MY RELIGION marks Franklin’s eleventh consecutive No.1 debut.
Celebrating Over 40 years in Music and Entertainment,
GRAMMY®-Nominated and Multiple Award-Winning A Cappella Group Sweet Honey In The Rock Releases New Album, #LoveInEvolution January 22nd, 2016
Group’s New Single, “IDK, But I’m LOL!” – Available on iTunes and Amazon
and New Lyric Video Available on YouTube
(Washington, DC – November 23, 2015) – Celebrating over 40 years in music and entertainment, GRAMMY®-nominated and multiple award-winning a cappella group, Sweet Honey In The Rock will release their 24th album, #LoveInEvolution on January 22, 2016 on SHE-ROCKS 5, Inc./Appleseed Recordings.
R&B Soul Jazz Singer KENYA releases
LITTLE DRUMMER BOY
For this holiday single Kenya had the honor of working with an amazing young and emerging producer named Estuardo Galeno Stapleton based in Nashville, TN. The musicians on the song include Dre Williams on bass guitar, Justin Abraham on drums, and Estuardo on keys. Sit back and enjoy the sounds of Kenya’s re-definition of the popular / classic ballad “Little Drummer Boy.”
CHART-TOPPING RECORDING ARTIST JONATHAN McREYNOLDS PREMIERES LYRIC VIDEO FOR SINGLE “WHOLE” (FEAT. INDIA.ARIE), AND JOINS INDIA.ARIE ON HOLIDAY TOUR
NASHVILLE, TN (November 18, 2015) – Acclaimed recording artist Jonathan McReynolds continues to deliver inspiration to audiences everywhere following the chart-topping release of his sophomore album Life Music: Stage Two earlier this fall, which was an immediate hit on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart, remaining #1 for four consecutive weeks. Featuring hit tracks “Gotta Have You,” “Pressure,” “Maintain” (feat. Chantae Cann), and “Whole” (feat. India.Arie) among the album’s 13 songs, McReynolds debuts the lyric video to his latest single “Whole,” a contemplative duet.
Jae Franklin gears up for another impressive release
Dynamic songstress Jae Franklin is a citizen of the world. Her curiosity about the interconnectedness of people has led her to perform in over 20 countries from Ethiopia to Dubai. No stranger to pop stardom, Jae toured as a background vocalist for Grammy Award winner Melanie Fiona and eventually began performing at a host of reputable venues across the world as a solo artist. Franklin sure knows her stuff and now its time for her to get in the minds of the masses.
Grammy Award Winner K. Harrison Debuts New Single As Solo Artist
ATLANTA – Nov. 16, 2015 – PRLog — Grammy Award Winner K. Harrison debuts his first new single, Nothin’, as a solo artist on JulKei Records. While usually heard as a background vocalist, Harrison’s first single from the forthcoming debut album One Love, showcases Harrison’s “Now Sound.” Harrison’s signature Now Sound refers to combining the former funk and R&B era with a new soundscape that shakes up the predictable sounds of today’s music.
Singer/Songwriter Rome Alexander To Release Re-Make of “A Song For Mama” On November 25, 2015
The Perfect Holiday Gift For Moms Everywhere. Pre-Order Now On iTunes
PITTSBURGH – Nov. 17, 2015 – PRLog — Emerging R&B Singer/Songwriter Rome Alexander is pleased to announce the release of his new single “A Song For Mama.” This re-make of the Boyz II Men classic is scheduled to hit digital retailers worldwide on November 25, 2015 and is available now for pre-order on iTunes.
DARBY WILLIAMS HONORS BILLY STRAYHORN
Fast-Rising Singer Records
“No One Knows” With Peabo Bryson To Commemorate
Jazz Legend’s 100th Birthday On November 29th
Available NOW on iTunes and Amazon
With the first single from her new album, Me, jazz chanteuse Darby Williams honors the late Billy Strayhorn and one of his forgotten masterpieces “No One Knows.” Marking the 100th anniversary of his birth on November 29th, Williams has teamed with two-time Grammy award winner Peabo Bryson to share her version of a Strayhorn gem that has been neglected for too long.
R&B STARS: AVANT; MARSHA AMBROSIUS & JAZMINE SULLIVAN TO JOIN
KEM’S 2015 U.S. HEADLINING “PROMISE TO LOVE” TOUR
TICKETS & VIP PACKAGES ON SALE NOW AT MusicByKem.com
November 13, 2015 – Detroit, MI – Three-time GRAMMY®-nominated Motown Artist, KEM, has announced that AVANT, MARSHA AMBROSIUS and JAZMINE SULLIVAN are joining his “PROMISE TO LOVE TOUR” as Special Guests in select cities. Each show will also feature Kemistry Records Artist, LRENEE.