Boney James – Coastin (Sped Up)

Released September 2022 on Concorde Records, ‘Detour is Boney James’ eighteenth solo album and follows his 2020 outing ‘Solid’ which became his twelfth  #1 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Album chart. Recorded largely at Boney’s L.A. home studio, ‘Detour’ included the mellifluous ‘Coastin’ that featured vocals from 5-time Grammy winner Lalah Hathway.  It was arguably


Merlon Devine ‘Shimmer’ – LISTEN

Continuing to break exciting and creatively fresh ground in contemporary urban jazz, veteran gospel influenced saxophonist Merlon Devine follows his acclaimed 2021 album Soul Jazz – and its popular radio singles “Move,” “Stirred” and Vigor” – with his latest track Shimmer. It’s a wildly infectious and inspirational, silky, soulful and ultimately soaring tune whose title


U-Nam – It’s Only Love

From his current hit album  ‘Sunshine Of Mine’ comes ‘It’s Only Love’ by Billboard chart-topping artist and multi-platinum producer Emmanuel “U-Nam” Abiteboul.  It is everything one would expect from an artist who has been variously described as being innovative, daring and fearless in the way he repeatedly shakes the world of smooth jazz to its