Tag Archives: soul

  • Steven Ivory: The Coronation of Lalah Hathaway

    May 5, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: The Coronation of Lalah Hathaway

    *Standing before the Troubadour on a chilly Spring April 21st evening, the memories immediately come rushing back. Rock journals, when documenting the legendary West Hollywood 400-capicity nightclub’s illustrious history, wax profusely about Elton John playing his first American concerts here and the early performances of  legends James Taylor, the Eagles, Joni Mitchell, Carole King and […]

  • Black. Beautiful. Violinist. Kersten Stevens Release Album To Sold Out Crowd (Watch)

    Dec 16, 13 by FahniaThomas 3 Comments

    *She has performed for President Barack Obama. Is hailed the “Queen of Sacred Violin.” And a graduated from Yale University. Kersten Stevens has released her fourth album “Inspire Me.” The soul, jazz and gospel violinist performed the album to a sold out crowd at the world famous Apollo Theater. “If gospel and jazz are first […]

  • Fantasia’s Dream to be a Rock/Soul Artist Inspired by Tina Turner (Watch)

    Mar 24, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Fantasia’s ready for a change in her career. The controversial singer who enjoys the company of married men said she’s going to take her music to a different genre – Rock-Soul. She told HipHollywood.com that she’s feeling a fusion will be a better fit for her musical talents and interests. “I’m doing something different. I […]

  • 12 Year-Old Heather Russell’s Amazing Rendition of Alicia Keys’ ‘Girl On Fire’

    Nov 15, 12 by Kandis Knight Leave a comment

    Heather Russell is definitely a “Girl On Fire.” After being signed by Simon Cowell (American Idol) and Rob Fursari (Lady Gaga, Beyonce and more) at just nine years-old, her trail has been ablazing! Heather Russell’s Rendition of “Girl On Fire” By Alicia Keys Russell—a Los Angeles-based recording artist—has been on a whirlwind journey, breaking into […]

  • Kem Tries Acting and Revs Up for Christmas (Video)

    Aug 25, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Jazz and R&B singer Kem is a true rags to riches celebrity who overcame homelessness and drug addiction to rise to the top and he’s still rising. Since becoming one of the most popular artists in his category, he’s managed to expand his horizon recently with a role in the recently released film, “Sparkle,” and […]

  • Tower of Power Celebrates 40 Years Together (Videos)

    Jul 27, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *On Aug. 5, Tower of Power will celebrate 40 years with a show stopping live performance at the Fillmore Theater in San Francisco. The iconic band, known for “What is Hip?” and “You’re Still a Young Man,” still knows how to get down and get funky. Honoring tradition of big band music, Tower of Power […]