*Ron Isley has done his bit at the big house over tax evasion, but there’s nothing more cliche’ than doing time while singing in the Big House.

Isley must’ve been inspired by the oldies of his day when he was feeling ”blue” because that’s exactly what he chose to cover on his new album…with Lauryn Hill. 

When you hear that he has the Carpenters’ classic “Close to You” as one of his tracks, you know he’s ready to drop the Mr. Big moniker and settle for Mr. Softy. (more…)