Tuesday, March 26, 2019

New Video: J. Brown – “Sunrise Sunset”

 
 
Emerging R&B Singer-songwriter J. BROWN unveils the TalkEye directed visual to his top 20 Urban AC hit, “Sunrise Sunset”.

 
Written by J. Brown, C. Farrar, M. Harley and produced by Quad and Ibiza, this feel-good mid-tempo track is available on all digital streaming platform services.
 
 

On the visual, J. Brown adds:
I am very proud of the outcome of the music video as I love the rawness with a hint of throwback that the video portrays. It was all about the love and chemistry and not so much about the bells and whistles of a music video.”

J. Brown is currently on a national promotional tour in support of the single, cities includes; New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington, DC, Atlanta, Houston, Milwaukee, Dallas, Charlotte, New Orleans and Seattle just to name a few.




Sunday, March 24, 2019

Aretha Franklin's Top 10 Best Gems: The Atlantic Years ...Presented By RnBJunkieOfficial


RnBJunkieOfficial salutes the Legendary, Iconic and Grammy Award-winning Queen of Soul ARETHA FRANKLIN on what would’ve been her 77th Birthday today. We’ve compiled her top 10 finest gems and overlooked songs during her most commercial and prolific: The Atlantic Years from 1967-1979. “Respect”, “Chain of Fools”, “Natural Woman”, “Think”, “Rock Steady” to name a few are what made Franklin a colossal figure in American music.


10 ALL THE KING’S HORSES
From the Album: Young, Gifted & Black

A cleverly written original Aretha Franklin composition about a failed relationship.

09 SOMEWHERE
From the Album: Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky)
An interesting musical take on this Quincy Jones-produced Broadway piece originally from West Side Story.

08 MY WAY
From the Album: Rare & Unreleased

A brilliant interpretation of Frank Sinatra’s classic that would probably change the way you hear the original forever.

07 WHEN I THINK ABOUT YOU
From the Album: Sweet Passion

An overlooked Aretha Franklin composition from an overlooked album.

06 THIS GIRL’S IN LOVE WITH YOU
From the Album: This Girl’s In Love With You

One of the finer interpretations of the Herb Alpert/Dionne Warwick classic.

05 HOOKED ON YOUR LOVE
From the Album: Sparkle Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

One of the more stellar Curtis Mayfield-produced tracks after “Something He Can Feel”.

04 GOOD TO ME AS I AM TO YOU
From the Album: Lady Soul

This ballad stands out as one of Franklin’s finest, which features Eric Clapton on guitar.

03 THAT’S THE WAY I FEEL ABOUT CHA’
From the Album: Rare & Unreleased

Franklin showcases her sultry and romantic side on this stunning remake of Bobby Womack's song.

02 SAVE ME
From the Album: I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You

Soul-stirring R&B at it’s finest and co-written with Franklin’s sister Carolyn Franklin.

01 YOU SEND ME
From the Album: Aretha Now

An impressive take on the Sam Cooke original that only the Queen could deliver.

HONORABLE MENTION:

-The Thrill Is Gone
-Without Love
-Gentle On My Mind
-Honest I Do
-Sweet Passion
-With Everything I Feel In Me
-Mumbles
-April Fools

New Music: Lion Babe (Featuring Raekwon) - "Western World"


Rising R&B sensational duo LION BABE which consist of vocalist Jillian Hervey & producer Lucas Goodman recruits Hip-Hop legend Raekwon on their newest single, "Western World".

The song interpolates Pet Shop Boys song "West End Girls" and addresses isolation in a modern day while finding happiness on the dancefloor.


"Western World" is the duo's latest offering from their upcoming album Cosmic Wind which is set to drop March 29th.



Saturday, March 23, 2019

New Video: Leela James & The Truth Band - "That Woman"


R&B Songstress LEELA JAMES returns with her first single and video of 2019 teaming up with The Truth Band on the Rock-infused song “That Woman”.

Leela James & The Truth Band are set to release their first collaborative EP Are You Ready? on April 12 via eOne Music. The Truth Band are guitarist Jairus “JMo” Mozee, bassist Eric Ingram and drummer David “Dae-Dae” Haddon.

CHECK OUT THE VISUAL FOR “THAT WOMAN” BELOW:


“I was most excited to join forces with The Truth band in creating this ARE YOU READY? project, because I knew it would become something magical. We pretty much recorded the project over the course of two weeks and it was effortless, because the music just flowed naturally. It felt good to work on music and not be inhibited in the approach. I’m constantly evolving as an artist, not to mention I love all kinds of music, always have and always will, and I think this project is the beginning of showing just that.”

Are You Ready? Tracklist
1. Are You Ready? (intro)
2. Get Down
3. I’m Out!
4. Are You Ready? (interlude)
5. That Woman
6. I Still Believe

Angie Stone Reveals Album Cover, Tracklisting and Release Date for Upcoming Album “Full Circle”

Full Circle [Explicit]

Grammy nominated R&B Singer-songwriter ANGIE STONE has revealed the album cover, tracklisting and release date for her upcoming ninth studio LP Full Circle.

The album features the empowering lead single "Dinosaur" and includes a duet with Jaheim on the song "Gonna Have to Be You".

Full Circle is Stone's first studio release since 2015's Dream album and features contributions from Candice Nelson, Belawa Muhammad, Teak Underdue and Walter Millsap and will be available June 7th and fans can Pre-order it HERE!


Angie Stone “Full Circle” Album Track Listing
1. Perfect
2. Same Number
3. Dinosaur
4. Gonna Have to Be You (featuring Jaheim)
5. Neverbride
6. Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That
7. Recipe
8. Grits
9. While We Still Can
10. Let Me Know

Friday, March 22, 2019

New Music: Jordin Sparks (Featuring Elijah Blake) - Real Love


Grammy nominated recording artist JORDIN SPARKS reunites with singer-songwriter Elijah Blake to form the duo 199∞ on the smooth R&B track, "Real Love".



The pair previously collaborated on Sparks 2015 album Right Here Right Now on the song "Unhappy".

New Video: The O'Jays - Stand Up (Show Love)


The Legendary The O'Jays shares the visual for their new single, "Stand Up (Show Love)".

Produced by soul legend Betty Wright and Steven Greenberg, "This song is a call to action. With everything that's happening in the world, things can feel very dark, but there is a solution and it's a solution The O'Jays have always stood for. We need to put more love out into the world.", Eddie Levert states.

"It is an important reminder for everyone", adds Walter Williams.


In the visual, the seminal R&B group invites fans into a studio performance of the socially conscious song.

"Stand Up (Show Love)" follows after the singles "I Got You" and "Above the Law" from their upcoming final studio LP The Last Word due April 19th.

The Last Word is currently available for pre-order on their website: www.mightyojays.com