R&B Group Xscape To Be Honored With The ASCAP Golden Note Award At The 2018 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards On June 21st In Los Angeles
NEW YORK, May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will host its 31st annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday, June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles.
GRAMMY-NOMINATED SINGER JAZZMEIA HORN WINS JJA JAZZ AWARD FOR
UP AND COMING MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR
May 7th, 2018 – Congratulations to Jazzmeia Horn for winning a Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Award in the category of Up and Coming Musician of the Year. Wide ranging critical praise continues to pour in for her GRAMMY-nominated debut album, A Social Call.
Charlie Wilson Makes Career First with Two Different #1 Singles on Billboard’s Adult R&B & Hot Gospel Songs Charts
Confirming he is truly blessed Charlie Wilson and Michael Paran, longtime manager/CEO of P Music Group, take Wilson’s iconic stature to a historic level by achieving yet another career first for Wilson: two singles, “Chills” and “I’m Blessed,” reach #1 simultaneously on Billboard’s Adult R&B and Hot Gospel Charts, respectively.
Urban-jazz bassist Darryl Williams shows he’s got staying power on new single
“Do You Remember,” featuring saxophonist Michael Lington, follows the Billboard top 10 “Here to Stay.”
TEMECULA (11 January 2018): It took ten years for urban-jazz bass player Darryl Williams to write, record and release “Here to Stay,” his Billboard top 10 single and the title track to his second album.
ROBERT FINLEY’S “GET IT WHILE YOU CAN” MOST-ADDED AT AAA / NON COMMERICAL RADIO
Soul-singer Robert Finley is the most added artist on radio’s AAA format this week, with his song “Get It While You Can” off his recent album Goin’ Platinum!, per two sources: FMQB and Neilsen BDS’s indicator & combined station panels.
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem Presents
The Savory Collection Volume 4: Bobby Hackett and Friends
Available December 15 Exclusively on Apple Music and iTunes
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Savory Collection will release Vol. No. 4: Bobby Hackett and Friends exclusively on Apple Music and iTunes on December 15.
THE SHOWERS THE JOURNEY ALBUM JUMPS TO NO.1 ON BILLBOARD’S TOP GOSPEL ALBUMS CHART THIS WEEK
HAMMOND, LA (Tuesday, December 19, 2017) – – Stellar Award nominated sibling group, The Showers’, sophomore project THE JOURNEY (A&P Records) jumps 10 spots on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums Sales chart and lands at No.1 (11-1) this week with a +282% sales increase.
One of R&B’s refreshing new voices, Claire Mortifee, releases her debut, including the latest single, “Panther Paws:”
It is obviously a special gift to craft original songs while defining one’s one style and voice. Yet there are those singer/songwriters that manage to create powerful poetry and paint stunning video pictures.
WHITNEY MCCLAIN RELEASES NEW HOLIDAY SINGLE:
“SANTA DON’T CRY THIS CHRISTMAS”
Los Angeles, CA, Friday, December 8, 2017 – R&B/Soul-Pop singer and songwriter Whitney McClain is giving the gift of song this holiday season, as she released her newly penned holiday single, “Santa Don’t Cry This Christmas,” today, Friday, December 8.
Founded by Music Legend Quincy Jones
Announces December 15, 2017 Launch Date
New York, NY – December 7, 2017 – Qwest TV, the world’s first subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform dedicated to jazz and jazz-inspired music forms founded by music legend Quincy Jones in collaboration with French jazz impresario and television producer Reza Ackbaraly, announced today its official global launch date set for December 15, 2017. The announcement comes just two months following a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign in Fall 2017 that raised nearly $170,000 USD, nearly double the platform’s target goal.