ORGANIST DR. LONNIE SMITH NAMED 2017 NEA JAZZ MASTER
NEW BLUE NOTE ALBUM EVOLUTION IS HIS FIRST FOR ICONIC LABEL SINCE 1970
The legendary organist Dr. Lonnie Smith has been named one of the National Endowment for the Arts 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Fellows, the nation’s highest honor in jazz. Smith—along with bassist Dave Holland, vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, keyboardist Dick Hyman, and writer Ira Gitler—have been recognized for their lifetime achievements and exceptional contributions to the advancement of jazz.
TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM
AZUSA THE NEXT GENERATION 2 – BETTER
JULY 22, 2016
ALBUM AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW!
Nashville, TN (June 10, 2016) – Today, Entertainment One Music (eOne Music) announced that GRAMMY®-winning Gospel music superstar Hezekiah Walker’s new album, Azusa The Next Generation 2 – Better, will be released on July 22, 2016. The album, which is Walker’s 15th, is available for pre-order today via Amazon, iTunes and Walmart.com.
The Williams Singers Releases New Single
Indianapolis-based family gospel group the Williams Singers were first organized by Rev. Charles D. Williams as a musical outlet for he and his young family. Originally called the Christian Cavaliers, then later changed to the Williams Family Singers, the early version of the group performed frequently in the Indianapolis area but never made any recordings.
Shireen Crutchfield from The Hit R&B Group “The Good Girls” signs with BTM
Brown Talent Management struck gold with Shireen Crutchfield who is a Triple Threat proving that she is more than just a pretty face.
LOS ANGELES – June 14, 2016 – PRLog — Shireen is an actress, model, and singer, who has achieved success in every facet of her career in the entertainment business.
Most people know her from being in notable movies like Love and a Bullet, Hot Boyz and Judgment Day.