Hip-Hop Single ‘Rapper’s Delight’ Turns 40
Hit single produced by hip-hop founder Sylvia Robinson celebrates its legacy
ENGLEWOOD, N.J., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Sugar Hill Records’ hit song “Rapper’s Delight,” the hit track that would forever shape hip-hop, produced by Sylvia Robinson and the Sugar Hill Gang (Michael “Wonder Mike” Wright; Henry “Big Bank Hank” Jackson, and Guy “Master Gee” O’Brien) in 1979, now celebrates its 40th birthday.
Contemporary/Urban Keyboardist Nichlas Cole Releases New Album “The Weekend”.
Featuring Elliot Yamin, Kay’ta Matsuno and Chieli Minucci. Available NOW on Amazon!
For his 4th project “The Weekend,” talented jazz/R&B keyboardist/pianist Nicholas Cole is joined with special guests Elliot Yamin, Kay’ta Matsuno and Chieli Minucci. The 10 track project gives listeners a taste of both smooth jazz with a little sprinkle of classic R&B and nu-soul. Including his cover of Michael Jackson’s hit single “P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)”.
Contemporary Jazz Saxophonist Andre Delano revisits a Babyface song from 1989
Many of soul & R&B’s elite have called upon saxophonist Andre Delano, including Stevie Wonder, The Emotions and Kenneth ‘Babyface’ Edmonds. Yet this independent musician/songwriter has built up a respectable discography since his debut in 2005, Full Circle.
New Single From Jazze Bleu and Mspired Music Inspires Listeners to Live Their Truth With Its Soulful, Calming Melody and Lyrics
MIAMI, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Miguel A. Martinez believes in the power of great music and living authentically. Frustrated by the “image over substance” shift in the music industry and an uptick in media reports citing mental health problems fueled by poor self-esteem, he decided to take action to inspire change.
Singer, Actress and Songwriter Lisa Bell Releases “STAND” From Director Robert Adetuyi’s New Movie Musical “STAND!”
August 22, 2019 (Toronto, ON) – Actress & Songstress Lisa Bell debuts “STAND” – the theme song & music video from Director Robert Adetuyi (Stomp the Yard, Bring It On) and Juno and Kobzar-Award-winning writers Danny Schur and Rick Chafe’s new movie musical STAND!.
Singer-songwriter and producer, DAY KORNEGAY Releases New Music Video for “AUTOMATIC”
The vibrant and energetic post-summer smash, “Automatic”, was written by Day Kornegay, Fenrick Gibbs, Adam Mason, Yaw Sintin-Misa, Nathaniel Jones and Fabiola Esperanza and produced by Rick Steel
The “Automatic” festive music video was directed by Azzie Scott and is available now on all digital platforms via the 45 Riots label imprint.
Taylor McFerrin Releases Video for “Love and Distance”
From New Album Love’s Last Chance
US Tour Starts Next Week with Dates in LA, Oakland, Seattle, Portland, NYC, DC and Austin
Los Angeles-based producer, composer, pianist, DJ, and vocalist Taylor McFerrin released the video for his song “Love and Distance,” off of his new album Love’s Last Chance.
Tenor Saxophonist Lawrence Clark Releases His Sophomore Album Inner Visions Featuring Jeremy Pelt and Duane Eubanks on the European Jazz Tribes Label
New York-based, tenor saxophonist Lawrence Clark will officially release his new album Inner Visions on September 20, 2019, on Holland’s Jazz Tribes label.
RCA INSPIRATION RELEASES PROLOGUE III, THE NEW EP ALBUM FROM BET’S “SUNDAY BEST” WINNER MELVIN CRISPELL, III
NASHVILLE, TN (September 20, 2019) – RCA Inspiration launches the first new collection of music from Melvin Crispell, III – who won Season 9 of BET’s “Sunday Best” this year – with the release of the EP album Prologue III.