Will Downing releases Romantique Part 1, the first of two truly unique EPs that celebrate the rich-velvet tones that came before him and set the template for the way he would come to wield his own incredible instrument for decades … Continue reading R&B Music News: Will Downing “Romantique, Part 1” Pays Tribute to Great Baritone Voices Of Isaac Hayes, Barry White and Lou Rawls
Released December 2, 2019, the 32-cut soundtrack is produced by the music supervisors for the documentary, Grammy nominee Dondi Bastone and TunesMap founder G. Marq Roswell. It’s executive produced by Williams and White Horse Pictures CEO Nigel Sinclair and mastered … Continue reading R&B Music News: 2 LP Of HBO Documentary Film ‘The Apollo’
This 10LP collection draws upon a wide range of sources, including many newly-discovered tracks unearthed for the first time from archives located all over the world, such as “Trompin” (jukebox-only release for Cinematone, 1939), “What’cha Know Joe” (undocumented radio performance, … Continue reading Jazz Music News: HITTIN’ THE RAMP: THE EARLY YEARS (1936-1943) is the first large-scale collection of the pivotal early recordings of Nat’s recording career.
Article By Howard Duke Grover Washington Jr. made a trip to the great northwest and heard a funk band that the world needed to know about. Washington connected the band with the Crusaders’ Wayne Henderson who helped the land a … Continue reading R&B Music News: Legendary Funk Band Pleasure Is Back!
“Good Man”: “The song tells the story of the everyday man that works purposely, diligently, and lovingly to uphold the vows, values, and standards of the common, everyday good man. In many respects, it’s every bit the anthem for men … Continue reading R&B Music News: O’Bryan Unveils New Soul Anthem “Good Man”.
Johnny will be returning soon with a new album, and already has a hit with the first single, “Soul of a Woman.” Now he returns on a duet with former New Edition mate, and his recent touring partner, Ralph Tresvant. “Perfect” is … Continue reading R&B Music News: New Single by Johnny Gill Ft Ralph Tresvant “Perfect”
Alexander O’Neal, the soul star of the 80s and 90s who, with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis producing, issued such now classic singles as “If You Were Hear Tonight” and “Fake.” What they may not know is the the talented … Continue reading R&B Music News: Alexander O’Neal Drops New Single “Think Of Who Loves You”