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Sounding Off: Maysa Says The Music Business “Is Not Dying”

Soulful jazz chanteuse Maysa Leak said she’s tired of the talk that the music business is dead. “It’s not dying. We have to reconfigure it. We have to rework it,” the vocalist explained to AlwaysAList.com. Maysa believes that because of ...
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Reunited: Soul Duo Floetry Perform Together In London

Remember the neo-soul duo Floetry? They’re the British-bred duo who garnered songwriting success in the late 90’s and early 2000’s after moving to the United States, before going on to have a successful run as artists. Signed to DreamWorks Records, ...
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Maysa Leak: Talks Giving Fans Their Money’s Worth

Grammy nominee Maysa Leak is a soulful jazz chanteuse doing music on her own terms. This former lead singer for the UK acid jazz band Incognito and background vocalist for Stevie Wonder has released 12 solo albums.  Her latest offering, ...
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Lil John Roberts: Remembering George Duke, Co-Parenting With Jill Scott ...

He’s one of the industry’s most sought-after drummers, having worked with the likes of Janet Jackson, Elton John, Mary J. Blige and Snoop Dogg to name a few.  Now, after 20-years of supporting the who’s who of music’s finest, Lil ...
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Bright Balance: Avery Sunshine Mirrors Aretha Franklin Model For Marrying ...

Aretha Franklin did it! So did Al Green! Candi Staton did and Ann Nesby, Dave Hollister and Kelly Price continue to as well! Now, Avery Sunshine is the latest song stylist to bridge the gap between the sacred and secular ...
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Indie All-Star: Eric Roberson Readies New CD “The Box”

Singer/songwriter Eric Roberson is readying her latest music release, “The Box.” A Grammy-nominated independent artist who has organically established a huge fan base, “The Box” is Roberson’s 10th release. Set to bow on Aug. 12, “The Box” pays homage to ...
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D’Angelo: Finally Readying Album After 14-Year Delay?

Is D’Angelo finally readying his new music? According to his manager Kevin Liles, the CD could finally hit stores this year. In an interview with Billboard, Liles claims that D’Angelo will drop his album “sooner than later.”  Though he couldn’t ...
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Rhythm & Broadcast: Angie Stone Hosts Weekend Radio Show

“R&B Divas” star Angie Stone has launched a new weekend radio show called “Stone Cold R&B.” The three-hour show airs on both Majic 107.5FM and 97.5FM in Atlanta. This is Stone’s first radio venture and the ‘More Than A Woman’ ...
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Jill Scott: See Her New Weight Loss

Soul siren Jill Scott has lost a tremendous amount of weight. The Philly-bred R&B star has lost almost 65 pounds on a quest to get fit and redefine her body. In addition to taking ‘A Long Walk,’ the singer works ...
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India.Arie: Says Grammys Snubbed Kendrick Lamar & Black Music Artists

India.Arie knows a little something about being snubbed by the Grammy Awards. Back in 2002, the Atlanta-bred singer/songwriter/musician was nominated for seven Grammy Awards and walked away with none of them. She actually lost five of the seven awards to ...