Category: R&B/Soul

The Spotlight (EXCLUSIVE)

By Alan Ho
Who:  Caleb HawleyFrom:  Mayer Hawthorne, John Mayer, Sam Smith, Jamie Lidell, Ray LaMontagneWhere: Minneapolis, MN
Who needs American Idol these days?  For the one-time Season 10 contestant, it has been exactly that.  The Minneapolis native and Harlem transplant could be on the precipice of full on breakout mode, ready to charm audiences with his […]

Chromeo announces “Frequent Flyer” tour

By Alan Ho Chromeo has been around a while, but the dynamic and multi-faceted Canadian electronic-funk duo has finally broken out in awesome fashion in 2014 (their new album White Women broke out to no. 1 on iTunes and 11th overall on the Billboard 200) and the good times will continue to roll through […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who: Ray GorenFor fans of:  John Mayer, Jeff Beck, Ben Harper, Gary Clark Jr., Eric Clapton, Jason MrazFrom:  Los Angeles, CA Would you believe me if I told you that this latest Spotlighter is only FOURTEEN years old and is still only 3 days away from graduating 8th grade after listening […]

Maroon 5 announces first single off new album

By Alan Ho As previously announced, Maroon 5 will release their long awaited and highly anticipated fifth album, titled V on September 2, 2014 on Interscope.  Today (June 3), the group announced that the first single off of V will be “Maps,” due out June 16th on radio outlets and Apple’s iTunes. V, as […]

Robin Thicke to release new album July 1st

By Alan Ho Music superstar Robin Thicke announced today (May 22, 2014) that he will be releasing a new album July 1st on Star Trak/Interscope.  The album, whose title has yet to be revealed at press time will be a followup to last year’s breakout Blurred Lines, which featured the equally breakout title track. […]