Pianist and composer Helen Sung is the winner of the 2022 Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize, which was presented by the performing rights organization BMI … Read More “Helen Sung Wins BMI’s Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize” The post Helen Sung Wins BMI’s Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize appeared first on JazzTimes.
Elhae celebrates Black Music Month, citing R&B legend Joe as inspiration for his new single “Know.” The North Dakota native gave way to its influence on his Instagram Stories, also mentioning the involvement of heavyweight producer Eric Hudson (Mary J. Blige, John Legend). Making usage of Joe’s 1999 classic “I Wanna Know,” Elhae’s sentimental tune
Tons of new albums are arriving this summer, and bLAck pARty is adding to the drops. Two years after issuing his sophomore album, Endless Summer, the Arkansas upstart’s third album has an official title and due date. Hummingbird will release on July 14 via Childish Gambino’s Wolf + Rothstein/RCA Records. Among the album’s undisclosed number of songs
Xavier Omär reunites with his close friend and producer Sango for his new song “Tarantino.” It marks their second pairing of the year but the first with Omär as the lead artist since 2020. “Tarantino” is stitched with a shuffling drum pattern and spacious yet vibrant coating that supports his slick talk. He isn’t necessarily
It’s Ne-Yo season. The Grammy-winning singer/songwriter has announced his eighth album, Self Explanatory, releases July 15 via Motown Records. The 13-track LP will include Ne-Yo’s previously released tracks “U 2 Luv” with Jeremih, “Stay Down” featuring BLEU (formerly known as Yung Bleu), “Don’t Love Me,” “What If” and his latest tune “You Got The Body.”
Jennifer Hudson has shared the premiere date for her daytime talk show. The first episode of The Jennifer Hudson Show premieres Sept. 12 via Fox Television Stations and Hearst Television. Its debut also happens to be the award-winning singer and actress’ 40th birthday. News about Hudson’s talk show made headlines back in March, following her
Singer, songwriter, and worship leader Ceefun Awessom releases an uplifting new single “TOMMO” produced by BEKA. “TOMMO” is of Ibibio tribe, Akwa Ibom State, meaning “Call/Invoke”. The song is performed in English with a blend of Ibibio dialect. Ceefun Awessom whose real name is Sifon Ossom is a recording artist well-known for releasing good and
International Award-winning Recording Artists, Nikki Laoye & Snatcha have released their highly anticipated collaborative love single, “I Do”. Since the news of the trending couple hit the internet, fans have been wondering excitedly if this fairy tale love story would have a soundtrack and the new jam is certainly the perfect expression of their love
Dami Maverick is out with a brand new single “This Love,” available today on digital platforms. In this Defayo-produced RnB/Hip Hop fusion, the singer tells a simple story of this love. “All the love we will ever feel on this side of eternity is the product of God loving us first as Father,” Dami shares.
Marvin Sapp is a mainstay in Gospel music in no small part because of his consistency. Today, his 15th album is available, and it is a lyrical and sonic masterpiece that demonstrates the depth and breadth of Marvin Sapp’s musical gifting. While SUBSTANCE is Sapp’s 15th offering, it is also a first: the first album released on