DEFTONES ANNOUNCE NEW SUMMER TOUR DATES


 
The Recording Academy: Sir George Martin


 
Rudimental And Gorgon City On Tour


 
In Memory Of: Maurice White


 
Contemporary Jazz keyboardist Mark Etheredge: "Happily Connected"


 
Elle King Visits The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame







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RODNEY EARL JACKSON JR. STARS IN THE NATIONAL TOURING PRODUCTION OF "MOTOWN THE MUSICAL"

By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Actor/singer Rodney Earl Jackson Jr. cites Sam Cooke as one of his biggest musical influences.

However, it’s Jackson’s show-stopping performances as David Ruffin of The Temptations, (pictured center), Jermaine Jackson (The Jackson Five) and Marvin Gaye, in the National Touring Production of “Motown The Musical,” that audiences can’t seem to get enough of.

“Motown The Musical,” which ran on Broadway from 2013-2015, garnered four Tony nominations and will...




<b>CHRIS JASPER</b>
CHRIS JASPER'S NEW CD "THE ONE" IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AND IN STORES NOW.
CHRIS JASPER

By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Chris Jasper is truly a “living legend.” Jasper became an integral part of the soul/funk/R&B group The Isley Brothers during the 1970s and 1980s.

Led by Ronald Isley, The Isley’s dominated the music charts thanks to the songwriting talents and keyboard playing of Jasper.

He contributed to several of the band’s gold and platinum hit records notably "For the Love of You," "Between the Sheets" and the soulful, anthem “Fight the Power."

However, when the Isley's disbanded in 1984, Jasper formed a trio with Marvin and Ernie Isley--Isley-Jasper-Isley--and they immediately made their mark with the beautiful, soft, flowing ballad, "Caravan of Love" which...






MAXIM
MAXIM AND CIANNA BLAZE: A DYNAMIC BEAT MAKING DUO.
THE ONE TO WATCH

MAXIM

By: LANA K. WILSON-COMBS

Keith Palmer, aka, Maxim Reality, member of the English electronic music group, The Prodigy has taken a “break” from his band mates Liam Howlett Keyboardist) and Keith Flint (Vocalist).

Maxim has been with The Prodigy since it formed in Essex, London in 1990 and he’s been instrumental in the group’s success starting with the...



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Which One Of These Songs Did Chris Jasper Write And Produce For Chaka Khan?
"THROUGH THE FIRE"
"SWEET THING"
"HOLLYWOOD"
"MAKE IT LAST"