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January 28, 2017

R&B/Soul Singer Case on TV One’s #Unsung | Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 8PM EST

R&B Singer Case on #Unsung Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 8PM EST
Grammy Nominated R&B/Soul Singer Case Woodard, otherwise known throughout the soul music industry as CASE is set to be featured in the next upcoming segment of the highly popular music documentary program, TV Series Unsung on TV One, Wednesday February 1st at 8pm EST.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Pianist Kayla Waters to Release New Album “APOGEE” on Feb. 24th, 2017

Up and Coming Pianist Kayla Waters to Release New Debut Album “APOGEE” on Feb. 24th, 2017
Hot new artist, Kayla Waters is an elite pianist, composer, songwriter, and performer. Recently landing a record deal with Trippin N’ Rhythm Records (SONY), Kayla’s new single “I Am” hit #1 on Billboard’s Most Increased Plays in Smooth Jazz just 10 days after its debut.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Upright Bass Virtuoso Miles Mosley Releases New Album “UPRISING” | Available NOW

Available Now via Alpha Pup Records / World Galaxy:
Miles Mosley Leads the Revolution Against
Archaic Notion of Jazz with UPRISING
The word “uprising” is often used in moments in which a group of people witness their strength in numbers and band together to seize an opportunity. This embodies the time we are currently living in, where people all over the world in art and politics are recognizing their own power in numbers…

Compilation/Greatest Hits Album WOW GOSPEL 2017 (2-CD/1 DVD) is Available NOW

WOW GOSPEL 2017 CD and DVD Collection Features the Latest Hits from Kirk Franklin, Hezekiah Walker, Anthony Brown, Jekalyn Carr, Marvin Sapp, Shirley Caesar, Tamela Mann, Travis Greene, and More!
NASHVILLE, TN (January 27, 2017) – Today, the award-winning hit series WOW GOSPEL releases the latest must-have Gospel hits, with the new double-disc and DVD collection WOW GOSPEL 2017, available digitally and at all major retailers.

Master Jazz Photographer Chuck Stewart Dies at 89

Master Jazz Photographer
Chuck Stewart Dies at 89
The Stewart Family is sadden to announce the passing of Chuck Stewart.
Our family offer our sincerest thanks to all for thinking so highly of Chuck as a friend, vendor, client and admirer. Over the 70 plus years of his career, Chuck has created a unique style of photography that gave him pleasure which has been published in books, magazines, album covers, CDs,motion pictures, TV sitcoms, documentaries and personal collections. He gave all of himself to the craft he perfected through HIS lens as he saw it.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Brian Owens and The Deacons of Soul Releases New Single “For You” Feat. Michael McDonald

Two vibrant voices from the soul and pop world join forces on “For You,” promoting the power of worldwide unity
A currently acclaimed soul sensation, whose voice caresses the vintage soul of the sixties and seventies, injects a statement of hope and empowerment that is much necessary in lifting America up. Since making noise on the independent music market in 2012, thanks to his debut, Moods and Messages and the follow-up Preach! The Soundtrack, Brian Owens’ full intention is carrying the torch for music…

José James Releases New Single “Closer” | Announces U.S. Tour Dates 2017

José James has released “Closer,” the second single off his vibrant new album Love in a Time of Madness, which comes out February 24 and finds the singer reborn as a powerful voice in contemporary R&B. The album features production by Tario (Miguel, Flo Rida) and Likeminds (Pharoahe Monch, Anthony Hamilton), and guest vocal appearances by Mali Music and Oleta Adams.

Music Legend Darlene Love to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the 32nd Annual Bistro Awards Gala

Rock and Roll Diva
to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
at the 32nd Annual Bistro Awards Gala
(New York City, January 26, 2017) —Pop icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love will be honored at the 32nd Annual Bistro Awards on Monday, March 13, where she will be receiving the Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award, the Bistro Awards’ highest honor, for her five decades of musical accomplishments.

Jazz Vocalist Clint Holmes Releases New Album “Rendezvous” on Feb. 24th, 2017

Vocalist Clint Holmes has an intimate “Rendezvous” with a star-studded jazz collective
Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jane Monheit, Ledisi, Joey DeFrancesco, Dave Koz, Patti Austin and The Count Basie Orchestra help bring the veteran crooner’s story to life on the album due February 24.
LAS VEGAS (26 January 2017): A song that singer-songwriter Clint Holmes wrote fondly recalling the Sunday afternoons he used to spend with his father at the historic Colored Musicians Club of Buffalo in upstate New York where he was first exposed to jazz serves as the centerpiece of “Rendezvous,” his new album slated for release on February 24 from LL Music.