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S.A. Martinez doesn't have time to rest. After completing another annual three-month summer stint with 311, , Martinez hopes to finish three albums of his own before 311 sets sail on their fan cruise to Jamaica.
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Meet Rhenda Fearrington: Rhenda Fearrington is considered New York Soul in the Heart of Philly Jazz, which produces a warm and soulful presentation when singing from the Great American Songbook.
Verdine White, left, performs with Philip Bailey and Ralph Johnson of Earth, Wind and Fire: "I don't think anybody has gone through different genres as successfully as we have," White says.
Even at age 74, the Motown icon with the legendary falsetto sounds exactly as he did a half-century ago.
It's been a long time since most older adults experienced their first romantic kisses.
If your knowledge of soul, funk, and especially Motown music is limited to the Urban Outfitters' vinyl selection or the Get On Up soundtrack, you're in need of enlightenment.
The Supremes' "Where Did Our Love Go" single cover with Florence Ballard, Diana Ross and Mary Wilson released in 1964.
Organizers have announced that during the cruise -- which takes place May 3, 2015 -- fans will enjoy headlining showcases from Erykah Badu , Anthony Hamilton , Ledisi , Joe , Chrisette Michele , Robert Glasper , Eric Roberson , Norman Brown and Boney James.
Wenso Ashby featuring ZsamA©, was, at one point, the last word in Twin Cities smooth jazz/neo-soul.
What: “What's Going On,” a salute to Marvin Gaye and Motown, featuring John Legend with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
After announcing a merger between the Consortium MMT and the Memphis Music Foundation , the Consortium is moving forward with its first soul music festival.
"Dressing," she believes, "is an everyday art. Be honest, be fearless." Riccardo Tisci, who featured the fashion rebel in a recent Givenchy campaign, is a superfan-and so are we.
Smokey Robinson teamed up with a variety of well-known singers on his new duets album, Smokey & Friends , which hits stores today, August 19. The 11-track collection features new interpretations of songs the Motown legend wrote or co-wrote, either for his old group, The Miracles , or for The Temptations or his own solo career.
In a year in which many big-ticket records have stressed brevity and focus, there's something to be said for New Zealand pop iconoclast Kimbra's "The Golden Echo."
Vivacious, a musical tribute honoring RnB singer Minnie Riperton, chronicles her life, music, and times growing up in Chicago to her eventual international stardom in Hollywood.
During Echo & the Bunnymen's 90-minute set Friday night at the Orpheum Theatre, singer Ian McCulloch evoked the spirits of Jim Morrison, James Brown, Lou Reed, Nat King Cole and Wilson Pickett by including snippets of their famous songs in the middle of the Bunnymen's own classics.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:14 am
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