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R&B Legend Alexander O’Neal Releases New Single “Think of Who Loves You” | LISTEN!


 
Alexander O’Neal comes back on the groove with his latest single, “Think of Who Loves You”
 
Available NOW on Amazon!
 
As one of the family members that comprised the Minneapolis Sound throughout the eighties and nineties, Alexander O’Neal possessed a distinct voice, generating a soulful joy to the dance floor and producing many top-fifty hits on the Billboard R&B charts for Tabu Records.

Singer Guordan Banks Releases New Single “Can’t Keep Runnin'” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Independent R&B singer/songwriter, Guordan Banks keeps it in the older school for his latest track, “Can’t Keep Runnin’”
 
When he first achieved a Billboard No. 1 Adult R&B single several years ago with “Keep You in Mind,” Guordan Banks was on his way to building a solo recording platform.

Vocalist SuCH to Release New Album “Wide Nose Full Lips” on Aug. 16th, 2019 | WATCH VIDEO!


 
With her third full-length, Wide Nose Full Lips, SuCh supplies several levels of soulful genius and a more confident observation on life
 
For a soul stylist who once make a dent on a nationwide scale with American Idol, SuCh has already achieved a remarkable career under her own terms in the independent music world.

Bassist Julian Vaughn to Release New Album “Supreme” on June 28th, 2019 | LISTEN!


 
Julian Vaughn’s latest project, Supreme, brings the bass guitar to the forefront
 
In the contemporary jazz market, the melodies are usually carried out by the brass, keyboardists or guitarists. Yet when the art of jazz at its finest veers off left of center every once in a while, there are instrumentalists who can seamlessly transport their tools into the main spotlight.

Flutist Althea René Releases New Album “Flawsome” | LISTEN!


 
Soul-Jazz Flutist Althea René Releases New Album “Flawsome” – Available NOW on CDBaby & Amazon!
 
Contemporary/Soul Jazz Flutist Althea René continues giving music lovers some great, quality soulful instrumentals with the 9 track project, “Flawsome” – Available June 21st, 2019. Just in time for summer.

Maxine Hardcastle Releases New Album “The Collection” | Available NOW | LISTEN!


 
Maxine Hardcastle, the daughter of one of smooth jazz’s premier technicians, presents her own work of art entitled The Collection
 
Back in the mid-eighties, producer/musician Paul Hardcastle rocked the dance floor with the pulsating techno funk of the international smash, “19”, an intense soundtrack that accented spoken vignettes and swift samples from those who served in Vietnam.

Jody Watley & Brian Power Releases New Dance Single “Good Good Reason” | LISTEN!


 
Jody Watley and Brian Power pump up the dance floor jams with the festive house music anthem, “Good Good Reason”
 
Multi-award winner Jody Watley was one of the driving forces of the dance funk record label Solar Records and as an integral part of the Soul Train TV show family with Shalamar. To this day, the singer/songwriter/dancer continues to highly thrive in the entertainment industry as a label mogul

Syleena Johnson Releases New Video for “Woman” | WATCH!


 
R&B diva Syleena Johnson returns with a very important message on her latest single “Woman” from her upcoming CD
 
As a thriving R&B artist signed to Jive Records after independent releases including singing and songwriting for her father, a degree in music and a demo tape in the late nineties, Syleena Johnson began writing several musical chapters that captured life’s significant issues – personally and observations of life in general.

Abdullah Ibrahim Releases New Single “Jabula” – LISTEN! New Album “The Balance” Coming June 28th 2019


 
Celebrating a unique legend in the music industry, NEA Jazz Master Abdullah Ibrahim delivers his latest single, “Jabula”
 
Without a doubt, Abdullah Ibrahim is a written jazz epistle. Experiencing the political heat of his home country throughout his career to express his musical passion, the pianist is more than deservedly an ambassador for jazz while bridging the pulse of South African rhythms and unapologetic concerns surrounding that countries’ townships.

NEW VOICES! Singer Tyler Dumont Releases New Single “Don’t Mean It” | WATCH VIDEO!


 
A vocalist on the rise, Tyler Dumont, is now making major noise on the digital radio waves with “Don’t Mean It”
 
From early on, Dumont was confident of what dreams she would chase for her career path. A finalist on Diddy’s Making of the Band 3 on MTV, Dumont is now achieving those dreams in the recording studio with her single, “Don’t Mean It,”