A year colored by Earth, Wind & Fire, as well as the Emotions and Denice Williams, all co-produced by EWF’s Maurice White and studio partner Charles Stepney.
The jazz drummer and bandleader shares the opening track from her upcoming album, Otis Was a Polar Bear.
Chris Schlarb spreads his folk-pop wings in this video for a track from his upcoming Psychic Temple album, III.
Find out who took home the prizes at this year’s awards, and read the AllMusic reviews for each.
When nearly all of the copies of Benny Hester’s debut album were lost in a fire, he moved on with his life. Hester tells us the painful story of the album’s disappearance, how he lined up Elvis’ backing band for the record, and how the songs stand up today.
The Juno-nominated Canadian blues and soul musician teams up with R&B producer Commissioner Gordon on his new album.