LIGHT RECORDS TO RELEASE ALWAYS COKO
COMPILATION CD OF COKO’S BEST GOSPEL SONGS
IN-STORES & ONLINE EVERYWHERE MAY 22, 2012
Nashville, TN (May 17, 2012) – Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, the beautiful soprano of the legendary R&B group SWV, has always been deeply connected to Gospel music. Over the past few years, Coko released two successful gospel albums, “Grateful” and “The Winner In Me,” on Light Records. They will celebrate her gospel roots with the release of ALWAYS COKO, a compilation of her best of gospel songs.
New CD by Guitarist Bobby Broom’s Trio, “Upper West Side Story,” to Be Released by Origin Records May 15
Bobby Broom’s new CD, “Upper West Side Story, ” is the guitarist’s tenth album in as many years—the culmination of a golden period of prolific creativity and steady artistic growth. Five of those recordings have featured his jazz trio with bassist Dennis Carroll and drummer Kobie Watkins, who’ve worked as a unit since 1997. Origin Records, Broom’s longtime label, will release the CD on May 15.
Luther Vandross Rarities Uncovered on Hidden Gems
15 DEEP ALBUM TRACKS PLUS OUT-OF-PRINT MOVIE SOUNDTRACK SONGS FROM ONE OF NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO’S “50 GREAT VOICES”
NEW YORK, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The overwhelming talent of the late Luther Vandross (1951-2005), eight-time Grammy Award®-winning singer extraordinaire, songwriter, producer, arranger, and soul music visionary, are the focus of HIDDEN GEMS.
Street Corner Renaissance Releasing New Album “Life Could Be a Dream” –
March 20th, 2012
New Beginning Records
Street Corner Renaissance is known for their a cappella Doo Wop Group and style of music that has paved the foundation of the new age hip hop and rap of today. SCR, has not only been paving waves in one genre but are rapidly moving up on multiple charts. SCR has been increasing and moving upward on the Billboard charts nationally and internationally.
J.J. HAIRSTON & YOUTHFUL PRAISE TO RELEASE MUCH-ANTICIPATED SIXTH ALBUM AFTER THIS
“AFTER THIS” SINGLE CONTINUES TOP 15 ASCENT IN GOSPEL RADIO
Nashville, TN (February 13, 2012) – On Tuesday, March 27, 2012, JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise will release the highly-anticipated album After This (Light Records/eOne).
KENNY GARRETT RETURNS TO ACOUSTIC FORMAT WITH SEEDS FROM THE UNDERGROUND,
AVAILABLE APRIL 10 ON MACK AVENUE RECORDS
FIRST STUDIO AND ACOUSTIC ALBUM SINCE 2006
LISTEN TO EXCLUSIVE TRACKS FROM
SEEDS FROM THE UNDERGROUND!!
Over the course of a stellar career that has spanned more than 30 years, saxophonist Kenny Garrett has become the preeminent alto saxophonist of his generation. From his first gig with the Duke Ellington Orchestra (led by Mercer Ellington) through his time spent with musicians such as Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers and Miles Davis, Garrett has always brought a vigorous yet melodic, and truly distinctive, alto saxophone sound to each musical situation.
Mathew Knowles’ Music World Gospel Releases Brian Courtney Wilson’s New CD Project, So Proud In Stores February 7, 2012
(Houston, TX – January, 2012) – Mathew Knowles’ Music World Gospel will release Brian Courtney Wilson’s new CD project, So Proud, in stores and online everywhere on February 7, 2012.
Local Pop Soul Singer-Songwriter, Tavonna Miller releases highly anticipated music recording in February
BOSTON, MASSACH– — USETTS – Freshman music recording from Pop Soul singer-songwriter, Tavonna Miller is set for release on February 13th on iTunes, Amazon, CdBaby & www.TavonnaMiller.com. Her debut album entitled, “Peace, Love & the Lack Thereof”, delivers a fresh, soulful sound in a set of songs that fans have been waiting for.