Music Icon Eddie Palmieri Announces New Album Mi Luz Mayor out Dec 7th
Featuring Special Guests Carlos Santana, Gilberto Santa Rosa, and Herman Olivera
On December 7th the multi-Grammy Award winning pianist Eddie Palmieri will release Mi Luz Mayor, his second salsa album of the year on his newly launched imprint Uprising Music (through Ropeadope). Special guests on the album include Gilberto Santa Rosa, Herman Olivera, and Carlos Santana, who plays on the album’s third track “Mi Congo.”
“QUEEN OF UNDERGROUND SOUL” SY SMITH
INVITES US ON A DREAMY, SENSUAL TRIP TO “CAMELOT,”
THE THIRD SINGLE FROM HER INDIE HIT ALBUM
‘SOMETIMES A ROSE WILL GROW IN CONCRETE’
On “Camelot,” the beautiful, sensual new single from Sy Smith’s critically acclaimed new album ‘Sometimes A Rose Will Grow in Concrete,’ the “Queen of Underground Soul” takes us on a heavenly, throwback-quiet-storm type of journey;…
“That’s Right!,” Recording Debut of Trumpeter Brad Goode’s Quintet Featuring Tenor Titan Ernie Watts, Set for October 19 Release by Origin Records
RICHMOND, CALIF. (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 – “That’s Right!,” the recording debut of trumpeter Brad Goode’s quintet featuring tenor titan Ernie Watts, documents the virtuosity and versatility of one of the tightest working bands on the contemporary jazz scene.
JOSÉ JAMES & LALAH HATHAWAY DUET ON
JOYFUL COVER OF BILL WITHERS’ “LOVELY DAY”
JAMES’ NEW WITHERS TRIBUTE ALBUM LEAN ON ME
PRODUCED BY DON WAS IS OUT SEPT. 28 ON BLUE NOTE
José James joins voices with Lalah Hathaway on a joyful new duet version of Bill Withers’ classic song “Lovely Day,” which is available to stream or download today.
“A People’s Tribute to the Queen” Celebrating Aretha Franklin Will Be Held August 30 at Chene Park Detroit Amphitheatre
DETROIT, Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — More than 40 performing artists will salute the life and legacy of the Queen of Soul Aretha Louise Franklin during “A People’s Tribute to the Queen” event at Chene Park Amphitheatre in downtown Detroit on Thursday August 30, 2018 from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. ET. Gates will open at 5:00 P.M. The musical tribute event is produced by Entertainments Finest.
Ella Fitzgerald’s Acclaimed 1956 Live Album ‘Ella At Zardi’s’ To Be Released On Vinyl On August 17 Via Verve/UMe
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Following the limited-edition Record Store Day release of Ella Fitzgerald‘s unreleased 1956 album Ella At Zardi‘s on pink and blue vinyl, which earned Fitzgerald her first No. 1 on the 24-year-old Jazz Albums Chart and her second No. 1 on the Traditional Jazz Albums chart, the acclaimed live album will receive a wide release as a double LP on black vinyl on August 17 via Verve/UMe.
Kandace Springs Returns With Indigo
Her Broad-ranging New Album Out Sept. 7
Produced By Karriem Riggins
Springs Announces Fall Headline Tour
Following Summer-long North American Tour
Supporting Daryl Hall & John Oates
Singer and pianist Kandace Springs has announced a September 7 release date for her remarkable second album Indigo (Blue Note), a 13-track LP of originals and choice covers
BOBBY BROWN, FAITH EVANS, BEBE AND CECE WINANS, AND DALLAS AUSTIN TO RECEIVE RECOGNITION AT 2018 BLACK MUSIC HONORS AWARDS PRESENTED BY CENTRAL CITY PRODUCTIONS
Rickey Smiley and LeToya Luckett to Host Television Special on Thursday, August 16 in Nashville, TN.
CHICAGO, IL // JULY 24, 2018 – Chicago-based television production company Central City Productions (CCP) announced today the 2018 Black Music Honors – the annual two-hour television special that honors artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to American music.