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Posts Tagged ‘Soul

Alice Smith

November 19, 2007

Hey Family… Sorry, Sorry, Sorry…. I know it’s been a minute, but a sistah has definitely had some technical difficulties. Shout out to my sistah, the good Doctor, for hooking a sistah up and getting me in touch with the virtual world again. Good looking friend!!! AEH… But I’m back and as always I come […]

Soul ID

October 26, 2007

I received an email regarding this group a week ago.  The email was entitled “The Best Soul Album of the Year.”  Family the author of the email did not lie.  This is one of the best soul CD’s of the year.  Run don’t walk-get this CD.  It’s the brain child of 4 vocalist from Belgium, […]

The Pimps of Joytime

October 26, 2007

Never mind the group’s name, this is one of the “MUST HAVE” CD’s of the year! “High Steppin,” is just that, High Steppin… Like I said, I was on a long road trip and right when I was about to get tired, I popped this CD in and drove for the next couple of hours; […]

Jean Baylor

October 22, 2007

Family…Do yourself a favor and go to dajams.com and download “Testimony :  My Life Story.”  There are so many things right about this project.  It’s divine, PERIOD!!!  Ms. Baylor takes you all the way there.  It’s like a melodious dream with all the pleasing visceral feelings.  Listen…you cannot hear Jean sing and walk away not […]

Roy Hargrove

October 20, 2007

  This is truly for the grown and sexy! So…if you’re grown, but not sexy this may not be for you and if you’re sexy, but not grown, this definitely is not for you! Roy Hargrove hits the world heavy with his RH Factor Projects. Just when you thought jazz was for your parents, Roy […]

Don’t Call It a Come Back

October 20, 2007

They’ve been here for years! The smash dynamic duo Zhane (we all know how to pronounce it) may not be that premium twosome any longer, but that hasn’t stop them from being oversized on their own. Group members Renee Neufville and Jean Baylor (a.k.a. Jean Norris) have been laying down their own brand of good. […]

6 Degrees of Separation

October 16, 2007

Ok family, I don’t know if it’s really 6 degrees of separation, more like 3 or 4, but I do know there is still something to be said for backup singers really being as talented as the featured artist/s. Folla me now… Let’s see, you have Lady Jill Scott, who pens one of the hottest […]

Old School Party!!!

October 12, 2007

  I am an equal opportunity music lover! So on every occasion, when I get the opportunity-I go to the music!!! Come with me… The Suffolk County Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. invites all to Dave and Buster’s in Farmingdale, New York this Saturday, October 13th for their annual “Old School Jam.” […]

Angel’s Bed & Breakfast

October 12, 2007

Angel’s Bed and Breakfast All Right Yall…It’s back!!! Get your catfish strips, collard greens & grits! Angel’s Cafe kicks off the fall season with it’s legendary Friday night jazz set. Every Friday night come through and check my girl, owner Angela Boney, as she serves it up right in the heart of downtown Albany, New […]

Kevin Michael

October 8, 2007

All the reviews say this kid, “has got it!”  I don’t know what “it” is…but Kevin Michael definitely has got something.  With a very impressive list of collabo’s (Wyclef Jean, Q Tip and Lupe Fiasco), Kevin Michael is stating his claim to the contemporary R&B and Hip Hop scene.  The music is young, breezy and […]