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22nd JUNE In 1956 Stevie Wonder entered the US charts as ‘Little Stevie Wonder’ with a track named ‘Fingertips Parts One and Two’ the song featured a young Marvin Gaye and was the 1st live non-studio recording to hit the No.1 slot on the billboard Pop singles charttaken from the album The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie Check out this …

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Idris Elba ‘Mandela, My Dad and Me’

‘Mandela, My Dad and Me’ Behind the scenes with Idris Elba Preparing for his leading role in the 2013 feature film Mandela Long Walk to Freedom, Idris Elba found himself immersed in many elements of South African culture, most notably the country’s music. The actor/musician was so inspired, he set out to make—and chronicle the making of—the album mi Mandela. …

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Tribute to Nina Simone

“Thank you Nina Simone for existing and being bold enough to speak.” Lauryn Hill The release of Netflix’s Nina Simone documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone? including celebrated musicians who recorded selected tracks from the legendary blues and gospel icon’s most memorable songs. A Tribute to Nina Simone, is due for release on July 10th, and will feature songs by Lauryn …

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Miguel – Coffee in the 1Xtra Live Lounge

Miguel smashed it in the UK last night on the eve of the release his new album ‘WILDHEART’ due for official release on the 29th June. The “Adorn” singer dropped into BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Live Lounge to perform his latest single “Coffee,” Miguel was in the UK, promoting his music and North American Tour that kicks off next month. Miguel …

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News: Miguel Previews New Songs

Miguel Drops “Face the Sun” Feat. Lenny Kravitz, “FLESH,” & “…goingtohell” Miguel will perform a very special headline show at London’s XOYO on Thursday 18th June with support from Sam Dew Due for release on 29th June RCA Records the album is the long awaited follow up to Miguel’s 2012 critically acclaimed sophomore release, ‘Kaleidoscope’, which spent 20 weeks on …

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New Music: Joey Alexander – “My Favorite Things”

>“He started piano lessons at the age of 6. But his real enjoyment is sitting in for jam sessions.” – Joey Alexander is considered to be a Jazz Prodigy in Indonesia, he was 6 years old when his parents brought home a mini keyboard, amazingly they found out Joey could play a melody line of ‘Well you needn’t’ a popular …

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