Janet Jackson announced Monday (Feb. 10) that she’ll be hitting the road in 2020 for a new world tour in support of her forthcoming twelfth studio album, Black Diamond. The superstar’s new show is set to include a mix of music from Black Diamond and … Continue reading R&B News: Janet Jackson Announces New Tour In Support Her New ‘Black Diamond’ Album.
Titled Homecoming, it was a television hit, featuring Chaka and a 12-piece band covering songs from her entire career, both solo and as part of Rufus. Now, that show will be commemorated via the BMG label on March 13 with physical releases … Continue reading R&B Music News: On March 13th, Grammy Award-Winning Legend Chaka Khan Will Release Her First-Ever Live Solo Album, "Homecoming".
Narrated by Danny Glover, Chuck Berry: Brown Eyed Handsome Man is a collection of performances by the greatest rock icons in history performing favorite songs by their self-proclaimed hero Chuck Berry A celebration of Berry’s inimitable legacy and influence on rock … Continue reading R&R Music News: Chuck Berry: Brown Eyed Handsome Man Documentary Debuts in February on PBS.
Posthumous inductee Whitney Houston will lead a new class into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, joined by Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers and Nine Inch Nails. Houston sold 200 million records worldwide was the first artist to have … Continue reading R&B News: Whitney Houston To Get Inducted Into The "Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame" In May 2020
International Soul-Pop Star Billy Ocean Drops “One World” For 70th Birthday Leave it to singer/songwriter Billy Ocean to make his grand return after over a decade off the scene with a sparkling danceable song that is a missive for us to heal … Continue reading R&B News: Billy Ocean Delivers An Emphatic 70th Birthday Present In “One World”.
Expected Release Date Jan. 31, 2020 This Limited Edition 7” will be Made To Order and is exclusive to Prince.com – available to purchase for 7 days only. Production will commence at conclusion of onsale period and we anticipate shipping to take … Continue reading R&B News: I FEEL FOR YOU (ACOUSTIC DEMO) 7" EXCLUSIVE LIMITED EDITION
Omar Lyefook MBE is without doubt, one of the greatest soul music talents the United Kingdom has produced in the last 40 years. If anyone has doubts about that, then they might want to consider the list of legendary artists … Continue reading R&B News: British Soul Singer Omar Releases "The Anthology" January 2020
Ben E. King was one of the soul and R&B singers who bridged the gap between the doowop and R&B vocal groups of the late 1950 and the soul boom of the 1960s, beginning his career as a member of … Continue reading R&B News: New Ben E. King Singles & Albums Collection 1960-62 Due January 17, 2020
It’s just over 40 years since global music icon Dionne Warwick signed with Arista Records marking a defining fifteen-year chapter in the star-studded career of the Lifetime Achievement and multi-Grammy-winning songstress, celebrated here with this first-of-its-kind box set of her … Continue reading R&B News: Dionne Warwick: Déjà Vu – The Arista Recordings (1979-1994), 12CD Boxset
Edsel presents Change: Everything And More – The Complete Collection (1980-2019), the complete story of Change, the innovative Italian/American studio group that launched Luther Vandross’ solo career with the Top 20 hits searching and the glow of love. This seven … Continue reading R&B News: Change – Everything and More: Complete Recordings 1980-2019