Jordan Ward Moves ‘Forward’ on Debut Album: Listen

After much anticipation, R&B newcomer Jordan Ward has released his debut album, FORWARD. It arrives nearly two years after his acclaimed Remain Calm EP. The 14-song album includes the previously released tracks “IDC” featuring JOONY, “WHITE CROCS” with Ryan Trey and “CHERIMOYA.” Of the album title, Ward says, “FORWARD, not only pushing our sound and


Front + Center: WanMor

Front + Center is Rated R&B’s artist discovery series, putting new and emerging R&B singers at the center of your attention. Can you remember the last time an R&B boy band had the internet on fire with a legion of screaming fans? Not since Mindless Behavior, in the early to mid-2010s, has an R&B boy band


Keiko Matsui – Steps On The Globe

Always positioned at the high quality end of the contemporary jazz spectrum, Keiko Matsui will release ‘Euphoria’, her 30th studio album, March 31, 2023 on the Shanachie Entertainment label. For it she has enlisted an all-star line-up of special guests that includes vocalist Lalah Hathaway, trumpeter Randy Brecker, guitarist Mike Stern, sax-man Kirk Whalum, harmonica