Posts Tagged: R&B

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American

/ Soul

Curtis Mayfield – Roots

Opening with the hit “Get Down,” this album soars on some of the sweetest and most eloquent – yet driving – soul sounds heard up to that time. Roots, released in 1971 for Curtom records, flows and resonants through the

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Curtis Mayfield – Roots

Opening with the hit “Get Down,” this album soars on some of the sweetest and most eloquent – yet driving – soul sounds heard up to that time. Roots, released in 1971 for Curtom records, flows and resonants through the

Miles Davis – Tutu

Released in 1986 for Warner Bros Records, Tutu is originally planned as a collaboration with pop singer/songwriter Prince, but Davis ultimately worked with bassist/multi-instrumentalist Marcus Miller. Miller wrote and arranged most of the songs. The music is heavily inspired by

Miles Davis – Tutu

Released in 1986 for Warner Bros Records, Tutu is originally planned as a collaboration with pop singer/songwriter Prince, but Davis ultimately worked with bassist/multi-instrumentalist Marcus Miller. Miller wrote and arranged most of the songs. The music is heavily inspired by

/ Soul

Bobby Womack – Facts Of Life

Facts of Life arguably isn’t his greatest release, but certainly one my favorites. Album is released in 1973 for United Artists Records as the follow-up to the 1972 classic Communication. Womack is known for his often uncomfortably real takes on love, life,

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Bobby Womack – Facts Of Life

Facts of Life arguably isn’t his greatest release, but certainly one my favorites. Album is released in 1973 for United Artists Records as the follow-up to the 1972 classic Communication. Womack is known for his often uncomfortably real takes on love, life,

/ Soul

Donny Hathaway – Everything Is Everything

Soulful album permeated with pain, love, politics and the ghetto spirit. Everything Is Everything is the first studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, which was released on July 1, 1970 on the Atco label. With this debut LP, Donny

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Donny Hathaway – Everything Is Everything

Soulful album permeated with pain, love, politics and the ghetto spirit. Everything Is Everything is the first studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, which was released on July 1, 1970 on the Atco label. With this debut LP, Donny

The Philadelphia Experiment

Radically diverse crew plays with ease. It sounds as they are constantly laughing while crazed on their instruments. Very often, weird choice of tones by Uri Caine is cutting trough the steady Hip-Jazz groove by Questlove and McBride. The final result is an eclectic,

The Philadelphia Experiment

Radically diverse crew plays with ease. It sounds as they are constantly laughing while crazed on their instruments. Very often, weird choice of tones by Uri Caine is cutting trough the steady Hip-Jazz groove by Questlove and McBride. The final result is an eclectic,

Jose James – No Beginning No End

An amazing new release in 2013. by Jose James. It’s innovative as always, it’s jazzy as always and it’s distinctive as Jose always is. Enjoy this fine refreshing release by the brightest star of todays jazz vocals! José James (born January

Jose James – No Beginning No End

An amazing new release in 2013. by Jose James. It’s innovative as always, it’s jazzy as always and it’s distinctive as Jose always is. Enjoy this fine refreshing release by the brightest star of todays jazz vocals! José James (born January