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Soul/R&B Legends The O’Jays Celebrate 60 Years With Final Tour


 
Soul/R&B Legends The O’Jays Celebrate 60 Years With Final Tour!
 
Last Stop On The Love Train! Coming Soon To A City Near You!
 
After more than 60 years electrifying people all over the world, the mighty, legendary, R&B/Soul kings The O’Jays are set to embark on their final tour! Featuring original members Eddie Levert Sr and Walter Williams Sr, who have been singing together for over 70 years!

Capitol Records & UMe Releases “Capitol Rarities (Vol. 1)” by Nat King Cole | LISTEN!


 
CAPITOL RECORDS AND UNIVERSAL MUSIC ENTERPRISES ANNOUNCE THE RELEASE OF FOURTEEN LUMINOUS AND CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE TRACKS BY NAT KING COLE FROM 1949 TO 1952
 
THE FIRST OF SEVERAL VOLUMES FOR ALL MAJOR STREAMING SERVICES, CAPITOL RARITIES (VOL. 1) MARKS THE LEGENDARY JAZZ/POP PERFORMER’S 103rd BIRTHDAY
 
LOS ANGELES, March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — He had a voice like cappuccino, swung like no other, and inhabited some of the greatest love songs ever written — and his music both typified its era and proves everlasting in 2022. Now, to celebrate Nat King Cole‘s birthday, March 17, some of his rarest tracks are joining the digital age.

Roberta Flack’s “Bustin’ Loose” Soundtrack to be Released Digitally on Feb. 11th, 2022


 
Roberta Flack’s Bustin’ Loose Soundtrack Set for 2/11/22 Digital Release
 
Music for 1981 Richard Pryor Film Spotlights Flack’s Compositional & Production Gifts; Features Guest Stars Luther Vandross & Peabo Bryson
 
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A rare album by musical legend Roberta Flack, Bustin’ Loose is a treasure trove of the acclaimed superstar’s formidable talents as a producer, composer, arranger and collaborator.

Mary Wilson -“The Motown Anthology” | Available March 4th, 2022 | LISTEN!


 
Mary Wilson -“The Motown Anthology”
 
The First-Ever Collection Recognizing the Contribution and Career of the Legendary Motown Superstar Available March 4
 
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Singer, activist, author, fashion icon, actress, U.S. cultural ambassador, motivational speaker, dancer, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, friend, trailblazer, legend, Supreme: Mary Wilson earned her place in music history.

Ornette Coleman Box Set “Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums” | (Digital & 2-CD) on March 25th | (2-LP) on April 22nd, 2022 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
ORNETTE COLEMAN BOX SET
GENESIS OF GENIUS: THE CONTEMPORARY ALBUMS
SET FOR DIGITAL AND CD RELEASE ON MARCH 25
AND VINYL ON APRIL 22
 
180g 2-LP and 2-CD box sets contain newly mastered audio by Bernie Grundman of the legendary jazz saxophonist’s albums Something Else!!!! and
Tomorrow Is the Question!
 
The advance track “Tomorrow Is the Question!” available to stream/download now HERE
 
Los Angeles, CA (January 19, 2022) – Continuing Contemporary Records’ 70th anniversary celebration, Craft Recordings is proud to announce the release of the new box set, Ornette Coleman – Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums (2-CD and digital formats out March 25 and 2-LP format on April 22).

Urban Legends/UMe to Release Project “Black & Loud: James Brown Reimagined by Stro Elliot” on Feb. 18th, 2022 | LISTEN!


 
URBAN LEGENDS/UMe TO RELEASE
BLACK & LOUD:
JAMES BROWN REIMAGINED BY STRO ELLIOT
 
Celebrating the pioneer of funk James Brown, Urban Legends, a division of UMe, Universal Music Group’s global catalog company, has teamed up with multi-instrumentalist and member of The Roots, Stro Elliot, to create Black & Loud: James Brown Reimagined by Stro Elliot, out February 18, 2022.

Verve/UMe Releases Rare Charlie Parker Collection “Bird In L.A.” (2 CD & 4 LP) on Nov. 26th, 2021


 
Unreleased And Rare Recordings From Charlie Parker’s Fruitful Time In Los Angeles Released On New Collection, “Bird In L.A.”
 
ALBUM AVAILABLE ON 2CD AND 4LP AT PARTICIPATING RECORD STORES FOR RSD BLACK BEGINNING FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26
 
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Throughout his brief but influential life, Charlie “Bird” Parker made an enormous impact on popular music as one of the architects of modern jazz.

Motown/UMe & Paralyzed Veterans of America Honor Veterans Release New Animated Video for Marvin Gaye’s Classic Song “I Want to Come Home For Christmas” | WATCH!


 
Motown/UMe and Paralyzed Veterans of America Honor Veterans with New Animated Video for Marvin Gaye’s Classic Song, “I Want to Come Home For Christmas”
 
NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In honor of Veterans Day and America’s veterans and servicemen and servicewomen, Motown/UMe and Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), have teamed up to premiere a new animated video for Marvin Gaye’s poignant holiday masterpiece song, “I Want to Come Home For Christmas.”

Marvin Gaye’s Classic LP “What’s Going On” (50th Anniversary 2LP Edition) Arrives Feb. 18th, 2022


 
Marvin Gaye
What’s Going On – 50th Anniversary 2LP Edition
The No. 1 Album of All Time from Original Analog Tapes
Plus Bonus Material Out December 3, 2021
 
Remixes from Acclaimed Producer Salaam Remi out November 19th
 
OCTOBER 7, 2021 (Los Angeles, CA) — Throughout 2021, the world has been celebrating the life and legacy of R&B pioneer Marvin Gaye to honor the 50th anniversary of the release of his groundbreaking record What’s Going On.