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  • EUR Performance Review: Angela Johnson: 100% Natural

    Aug 19, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment

    *There were real tears coming from Angela Johnson’s eyes as she wrapped up a performance of “Black Boy Lullaby” last week at New York City’s famed Blue Note. Those tears were the tears of a mother, the tears of a woman concerned with the state of Black men in America, the tears of someone looking […]

  • Angela Johnson Set to Unveil ‘Naturally Me’ at New York’s Blue Note

    Aug 10, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment

    When Angela Johnson takes the stage tonight at the Blue Note in New York City, she will do more than unveil material from upcoming album Naturally Me (due August 19th from Purpose Music Group), she will be revealing parts of her that she’s reserved for private spaces. That’s because Mrs. Johnson has poured more of […]

  • Take 6 Amazes Blue Note Audience During 25th Anniversary Celebration

    May 14, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Take 6 kicked off their 25th anniversary celebration May 7th with a week-long engagement at New York City’s famed Blue Note, and the ten-time Grammy-Award winners amazed the audience with their unprecedented a cappella vocal dexterity. Opening with Nat King Cole’s “Straighten Up and Fly Right,” Take 6 served an immediate reminder that they are […]

  • Anita Baker to Record New Album in Nashville

    Apr 22, 10 by EurPublisher 5 Comments

    *She hasn’t gone country, but R&B singer Anita Baker has chosen to record her upcoming Blue Note album in the country music capital. “I’m going to Nashville to mix it up, shake it and see what comes out,” Baker said in a statement Monday, explaining, “they still know how to make a record in analog.” […]