PRESIDENT OBAMA INCLUDES CORINNE’S “GREEN APHRODISIAC” ON HIS
SUMMER PLAYLIST “SONGS FOR THE NIGHTTIME”
Grammy Award-winning singer Corinne Bailey Rae has launched a six-part podcast series exploring the themes and personal experiences that inspired the creative process behind her critically acclaimed album The Heart Speaks In Whispers. Acting as narrator, interviewer and guide, Corinne delves deep into her passions and presents a fascinating collection of subjects with the help of a wide range of experts, philosophers, authors, artists and musicians.
BLUE NOTE FRANCE SIGNS FATIMA;
REISSUES HER ACCLAIMED 2014 ALBUM YELLOW MEMORIES
Swedish-born, London-based singer-songwriter Fatima has signed to Blue Note France, and will soon begin recording her label debut which will be released globally in 2017. Blue Note has reissued her 2014 album Yellow Memories, making the acclaimed LP available today for download and streaming. Fatima’s Still Dreaming EP, which contains three previously unreleased tracks, is also available now for download and streaming.
Brazilian Songstress Kenia Reunites Members of Her
First Band After Nearly Two Decades with On We Go –
Available August 12 on Mooka Records
For many jazz fans in the 1980s and ’90s, Kenia‘s singing was the gateway to contemporary Brazilian jazz and pop. She stood out from her compatriots because of her intimate, smooth vocals-subtle yet soulful-and her finesse with both American standards and Brazilian material. On We Go will entice a new generation of listeners, as it showcases Kenia at the top of her form with a seductive, polished vocal phrasing.
Ronnie Davis To Release New Album Titled “Iyahcoustic”
SKINNY BWOY RECORDS: Reggae foundation roots singer Ronnie Davis (Itals and The Tennors original member), is set for the release of his new album titled IYAHCOUSTIC, on August 19, 2016 via Skinny Bwoy Records. Produced by Singer/Songwriter/Producer Henry Buckley, Jr. aka Sadiki, IYAHCOUSTIC showcases Davis in a modern acoustic setting – a departure from the hard-core Rocksteady and Reggae production that’s been the backdrop for most of his works throughout the years.
Trombonist Efe Erdem releases ‘First Kiss’ EP
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands – June 24, 2016 – PRLog — The virtuoso trombonist known internationally as Efe Erdem has released his new EP album, “First Kiss.” The album has been proudly published on the RDM Records independent music label without the direction or influence of the corporate music industry. Groovy, jazzy, and full of funk and rhythm ‘n’ blues, “First Kiss” is a startling introduction to this intuitive brass player from Turkey.
Introducing Lánre. Check out her brand new music video for single “Human”. Available NOW on iTunes.
Lánre is a British singer-songwriter whose music can be described as acoustic Soul, Folk with captivating storytelling influenced by her Yoruba heritage. Born in Stoke-On-Trent in England, Lánre has spent most of her youth in Nigeria where she started singing and performing live at the age of 8. Soon enough, she started playing guitar and found freedom in her own voice.
NEW VIDEO “STOP WHERE YOU ARE” OUT NOW!
THE HEART SPEAKS IN WHISPERS
1st ALBUM IN 6 YEARS ARRIVES MAY 13 ON VIRGIN RECORDS
Corinne Bailey Rae follows the reveal of the first two songs from her remarkable new album, The Heart Speaks In Whispers (Virgin Records, May 13), with the launch of the arresting video for the album’s first official single “Stop Where You Are.”
NEW SONG “GREEN APHRODISIAC” OUT NOW!
INTIMATE LIVE SHOWS ANNOUNCED IN NEW YORK, WASHINGTON DC,
LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO, PORTLAND & SEATTLE
Following the welcome announcement that two-time GRAMMY-winner Corinne Bailey Rae will release her first full-length album in 6 years, The Heart Speaks In Whispers (Virgin Records), on May 13, and the release of the first video for the exuberant lead song “Been To The Moon,” the British singer-songwriter has released another irresistible new offering with “Green Aphrodisiac.”
THE HEART SPEAKS IN WHISPERS
NEW STUDIO ALBUM TO BE RELEASED MAY 13 ON VIRGIN RECORDS
FIRST TRACK “BEEN TO THE MOON” OUT NOW!
British singer-songwriter – and two time GRAMMY-winner – Corinne Bailey Rae returns today with the release of “Been To The Moon,” the first song from her forthcoming album The Heart Speaks In Whispers, her first full-length album in 6 years which will be released May 13 on Virgin Records. “Been To The Moon” is available now on all streaming sites and as an instant grat download with pre-orders of The Heart Speaks In Whispers.
ALFI Records Releases Eponymous Album by Pianist Axel Tosca
NEW YORK, NY, February 25, 2016 - ALFI Records celebrates the release of “Axel Tosca,”a nine-track album of contemporary jazz with a global reach, composed and performed by Axel Tosca, the Cuban-born, New York-based piano virtuoso. Special guests on the album include Jeff “Tain” Watts (drums), James Genus (bass), Luisito Quintero (percussion) and Ron Blake (saxophone/flute). Release date: March 25; Pre-order date: February 26