Music News: Will Downing “Romantique, Part 1” Pays Tribute to Great Baritone Voices Of Isaac Hayes, Barry White and Lou Rawls

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 Music News: Will Downing “Romantique, Part 1” Pays Tribute to Great Baritone Voices Of Isaac Hayes, Barry White and Lou Rawls

This Week’s Top Ten Adult Contemporary Albums Selected By My Instagram Followers

10. Minnie – Minnie Riperton (1979) 2nd Week / Last Week #8 Produced By Minnie Riperton Dick Rudolph Henry Lewy 9. GoldFinger – John Barry (1964) New Entry Produced By Frank Collura  8. Diamond Life – Sade (1984) New Entry … Continue reading This Week’s Top Ten Adult Contemporary Albums Selected By My Instagram Followers

New Videos: Brian McKnight Releases New Video For “Neva Get Enuf of U”

His newest song and video is a midtempo on which he tells the woman he loves that, no matter how much time he spend with her, it’s…just…not…enough. With a heavy beat and otherwise restrained production behind McKnight’s familiar tenor voice, … Continue reading New Videos: Brian McKnight Releases New Video For “Neva Get Enuf of U”

This Week’s Top Ten R&B AlBums Selected By My Instagram Followers

November 2, 2019 10. Boogie Down – Eddie Kendricks (1974) 2nd Week / Last Week #9 Produced By Frank Wilson, Leonard Caston Jr. 9. Unmistakably Lou – Lou Rawls (1977) New Entry Produced By Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, Dexter Wansel, Bobby Martin, Jack … Continue reading This Week’s Top Ten R&B AlBums Selected By My Instagram Followers

Music News: Staple Singers Honored On New ‘Come Go With Me’ Vinyl Box Set

Gospel-soul pioneers the Staple Singers will have their storied Stax years commemorated with the 6 December release by Craft Recordings of the 7LP vinyl box set Come Go With Me: The Stax Collection. This celebration of one of the greatest gospel and … Continue reading Music News: Staple Singers Honored On New ‘Come Go With Me’ Vinyl Box Set

Music News: New Documentary ‘The Torch,’ About Blues Legend Made Its World Premiere,

Buddy Guy epitomizes “good guy.” That’s one takeaway from Jim Farrell’s admiring, affectionate documentary of the 83-year-old Chicago bluesman. The film illustrates the inspiration that Guy received from such giants as Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf, and his own dedication … Continue reading Music News: New Documentary ‘The Torch,’ About Blues Legend Made Its World Premiere,