After their ‘Final Chapter,’ Ruff Endz returns in 2018 with Soul Brothers, continuing where they left off with their definitive old-school edgy brand of R&B
Sometimes when you think an artist decides to hang it up, a special event brings them back to reunite. The Baltimore based duo of David Chance and Dante Jordan (A.K.A. Ruff Endz) who last recorded The Final Chapter as a digital release in 2010, felt the need in musically responding to the injustice played out in the streets of their hometown.
Common, Robert Glasper & Karriem Riggins
Announce New Group August Greene
Golden Globe, GRAMMY, Academy Award winning activist, actor and artist Common, four-time GRAMMY Award winning pianist/producer Robert Glasper, and drummer/producer extraordinaire Karriem Riggins announce the formation of their new group August Greene. The band’s debut self-titled, Amazon Original album will be released on March 9th.
LISTEN to the new single from North West London’s neo-soul, jazz singer Chloe Bodur entitled “Glory”, features smokey vocals, ambient neo-soul and funk-fuelled guitar melodies.
Chloe Bodur is a 19-year-old singer/songwriter from North West London. Fusing elements of neo-soul, jazz and pop, Bodur has been gracing audiences with her distinctive style. Embodying emotional rawness and unapologetic lyricism, Bodur delivers an authentic sound of reflection and contemplation which has been resonating with listeners all over the UK.
One of R&B’s refreshing new voices, Claire Mortifee, releases her debut, including the latest single, “Panther Paws:”
It is obviously a special gift to craft original songs while defining one’s one style and voice. Yet there are those singer/songwriters that manage to create powerful poetry and paint stunning video pictures.
Amazon Releases New Holiday Collection, “Christmas Soul” featuring Various Artists – Coming Nov. 24th, 2017
LISTEN to Singer Nicole Atkins rendition of “O Holy Night” below!
Amazon Music is excited to announce “Christmas Soul,” an Amazon Original playlist featuring 25 all-new holiday recordings from a wide range of artists, including; rising indie hip hop MC Open Mike Eagle, R&B songstress Dawn Richard, classic soul performers Don Bryant and Ural Thomas, and many more.
Singer Laurin Talese Releases Official Music Video for single “Tick Tock” – Album Gorgeous Chaos is Available NOW
Vocalist Laurin Talese takes a leisurely stroll through the idyllic streets of London and Paris in the official video for “Tick Tock”. The clip, directed by WFRSON, follows the 2016 release of her debut album Gorgeous Chaos and the official video for her scintillating cover of Bilal‘s 2001 single “Love Poems”.
H3ARtifacts, the first of a trilogy from vocalist Tracy Cruz, steers completely away her neo-soul vibe from the past yet sticks with an unyielding soulful heart
With just a piano and voice in the studio, many of those expressions and emotions are even further exposed without the extra production clutter.