Category Archives: r&b

Neo-Soul Funk The way you’ll Like It!!

Neo-Soul Funk The way you’ll Like It!!

Alternative R&B singer Jesse Boykins III boasts a five-octave vocal range and a wide scope of inspirations that stretches from classic soul to the contemporary likes of Björk and Bilal. He has also soaked up the music of the various cultures to which he has been exposed, including reggae and salsa, but his output isContinue Reading

A New 21st Century Crooner

A New 21st Century Crooner

This may be Walter Christopher’s 5th CD project but it’s the first time I can say he became one of my new favorite artists. Normally I’ll just play about 30 seconds of a track to see whether it’s worth the listen. In the case of The Mellisonant Album it wasn’t that simple. I found myselfContinue Reading

More U.K.Soul/Thumbs Up!!

More U.K.Soul/Thumbs Up!!

Smoove and Turrell is a UK duo that has been getting some buzz over the past year or so. Consisting of Jonathan Scott Watson (known as Smoove) and John Turrell, the duo combines elements of classic R&B and Funk to give a fresh new sound that has been labeled “UK Northern Funk.” read more

From The U.K. With Soul

From The U.K. With Soul

MOBO nominated singer- songwriter, Natalie Williams, is an essential fixture in UK music. With her incredible all star 10 piece band she is in the 7th year of running and hosting her monthly residency, Soul Family Sundays, at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, where she has featured the likes of Lalah Hathaway, Jamie Cullum, David RyanContinue Reading

Idol Alum Debut!!!

Idol Alum Debut!!!

A couple of years ago, we began following the career of SuCh (pronounced ‘such’, short for Su Charles) who wowed audiences during Season 11 of American Idol and then began issuing some very attractive singles and videos. SoulTrackers responded in a big way to her singles “Robbed” and “Sugar Maple.” (read more)

DR. JOHN! The Legend Returns!!

DR. JOHN! The Legend Returns!!

The legendary Dr. John is a six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning musician and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Known throughout the world as the embodiment of New Orleans’ musical legacy, Dr. John is a true icon in American culture. ( read more )

Rolling Stone Mag. Remembers Rick James

Rolling Stone Mag. Remembers Rick James

On the 10th anniversary of James’ death at his Los Angeles home, let’s dig out our glittery braids and space boots and celebrate some of the greatest musical moments of this street-song eccentric. (read more)