Posi-Tone, a reliable source for high-quality 21st century postbop, has assembled a repertory company of players who keep reappearing on its releases. Trombonist Michael Dease … Read More “Michael Dease: Best Next Thing (Posi-Tone)” The post Michael Dease: Best Next Thing (Posi-Tone) appeared first on JazzTimes.
– Dunsin Oyekan and Nathaniel Bassey reimagine “YHWH” (Yahweh) Celebrated Nigerian psalmist Dunsin Oyekan and renowned worship leader Nathaniel Bassey have rendered a new version of their collaborative single “YHWH”. The original song by the duo is housed in Dunsin’s 2019 album, Kingdom Now. Commenting on the release, Dunsin Oyekan peened; “When we’re in the
Nigerian Gospel singer-songwriter, Oma Peter releases her much-anticipated first official single, “I Am Here” alongside its music video. Produced by Niyi-P, “I Am Here” captures the singer’s thankful heart towards God as she offers deep worship and thanksgiving to Him for survival and all He’s done in the past few years of her life. It’s
As comfortable as a new music industry member might be, it doesn’t necessarily mean the dollars are rolling in. Moonlighting in a blue-collar position is still necessary while working toward achieving dreams as an artist. This situation pertains to rising singer Ria Barkr and her new song “Monday.” Paring her smoky voice across a complicated
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak) revisits the Billboard 200’s top ten with An Evening With Silk Sonic this week (Sept. 10). The album jumps from No. 200 to No. 7. According to Billboard, An Evening With Silk Sonic sold 44,000 equivalent album units during the week that ended Sept. 1. Approximately 37,000 copies
R&B duo Jake&Papa have shared two new tracks. The first song, “Best Part of You,” interpolates Mýa’s 2000 classic “Best of Me, Part 2” featuring JAY-Z, which borrowed from Biz Markie’s 1987 popular tune “Make the Music with Your Mouth, Biz.” “Let’s take a trip to the Bahamas (Get away) / From the snakes and
Mary J. Blige could be in the race to ascend to EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) status. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul won Outstanding Variety Special (Live) for The Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show on night one of the 2022 Creative Arts Emmy Awards. It’s the legendary singer and songwriter’s first Emmy win. She
Tamar Braxton has been forced to record a new album after the previously-recorded one mysteriously disappeared. The Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter confirmed the news on Instagram on Saturday (Sept. 3) evening after reflecting on the ninth anniversary of her sophomore album, Love & War. Braxton wrote, “Trust me putting out new music hasn’t been easy
The music playing in any establishment affects the mood, especially in casinos. If you talk to any die-hard casino player, they’ll tell you that the background music during live casino games partially affects their performance. The music varies from place to place depending on the mood the casino wants to set. This might seem negligible
Tensions between ethnic Albanians and ethnic Serbs have flared in recent months, stoked by a bureaucratic dispute over vehicle tags, testimony to the region’s toxic identity politics.