In the new year, you can expect to hear an array of new and incredible music from some of the world’s biggest acts. But there are several artists who released some impressive projects towards the end of the year that are must listens! One of those artists are R&B and neo-soul pioneer Goapele. After a six that year hiatus, the Bay Area songstress returned with a new revitalized sound for her seventh studio album titled “Colours”. Released on her independent label Skyblaze Recordings, it has been 20 years since her breakout album “Closer” and she continues to use her talent to provide a healing soundtrack for the world to revel in. Not many people in the industry have been able to captivate audiences for two decades the way Goapele has done with grace and class.
Pouring her heart and soul out on each record “Colours” is the perfect representation of the growth, restorative phase Goapele went through in order to give the world an open book of effortless melodies, truth telling and healing. Her unique way of infusing soul, R&B, and jazz riffs with pop bass lines is why this genre bending artist continues to create music at the highest form of creativity. The album’s lead single “Time Heals” set the tone for the rest of this project, encapsulating the essence of Goapele’s raw vocals and vulnerability.
To ensure the success of this release, the Oakland native enlisted the help of some of the most decorated musicians, producers, and fellow songwriters, including Bedrock, Chris Dave, Keyon Harold, Mike Aaberg, Marcus Phillips, Chris Johnson, Nate Mercereau, and Errol Cooney. Together, these creatures helped Goapele create a musical masterpiece that will easily stand the test of time for generations to come.
As R&B and soul music is at an all time high as far as popularity goes with music lovers, make sure to include Goapele’s Colours to your playlist. You will dive deep into a spiritual pick me up that you didn’t even know you needed.
Press play below to stream the latest offering from one of music’s most talented vocalists.
Josvani Releases Must-Hear New Single “Who You Wit”
Josvani’s latest single “Who You Wit” is set to captivate audiences.
The artist’s exceptional rhythmic flow breathes new life into the genre in this dynamic track. “Who You Wit” is a musical journey exploring a day in the life of a young millennial man. Josvani’s unique blend of cutting-edge beats and catchy lyrics defies the typical rap genre.
Josvani is an artist who weaves narratives through rhythmic verses and pushes the boundaries of hip-hop. “Who You Wit” showcases his dedication to the craft and pushing the genre forward.
Josvani loves hip-hop for its power to express and tell stories. Hip-hop is his cultural phenomenon, resonating with everyday life’s experiences and struggles.
“I find solace and empowerment in the rhythmic beats and poetic lyricism, as they provide a medium to convey my emotions, aspirations, and societal observations.” – Josvani
Josvani connects with like-minded artists through hip-hop’s authenticity, fostering unity and understanding. Josvani finds his voice through hip-hop’s dynamic and diverse narratives.
Josvani is preparing for upcoming events including live performances at SXSW, collaborations, and attending All-Star Weekend as his single gains momentum. He aims to redefine hip-hop with his unique talent and infectious beats. Stay tuned to witness his mark on the industry.
Stream “Who You Wit” today. Follow Josvani on social media for daily updates and more.
Sumaki Lei Shows Off Vocal Boldness In “Forever” Produced by Ghost Da Kid
Sumaki Lei shows off sass and vocal boldness in her new single “Forever” and flows effortlessly over multi-platinum producer Ghost Da Kid’s enticing production. Lei is confident in what she wants and desires and holds no punches conveying that. Press play to experience a sexy dose of grown music and connect with Sumaki Lei below.
DJ FMCT Taps Kalan FrFr For New Single “Needed Love”
DJ FMCT’s first-ever album titled Devoted features the first official single “Needed Love” with RocNation artist KalanFrfr.
Born Maliki DeCampos, The rising star hails from Bridgeport, Connecticut. Passionate about music since childhood and now making waves in the hip-hop scene. DJ FMCT created hits like “Should’ve Ducked” and “Smoking & Thinking” in collaboration with Lil Durk.
“My journey into music started practically as soon as I could talk,” DJ FMCT reveals.
Old-school music in childhood sowed the seeds of his love for music. When asked about their most proud achievement as musicians, DJ FMCT humbly responds, “In my opinion, my greatest achievement was the moment I started hearing my music played beyond the boundaries of my city.”
His production resonates in the music industry, with many tracks he worked on with Durk landing on the Billboard Top 100. Three words that describe him are “astounding,” “devoted,” and “profound.”
DJ FMCT’s tracks showcase his dedication to the art form, featuring thunderous 808s and his sought-after signature bounce of modern trap. He is influenced by industry giants like Murda Beats, Southside, and Timbaland, and infuses his unique touch.
The album is supported by collaborations with renowned artists such as Lil Durk, G Herbo, Esparo, and many more.
Stream “Needed Love” below and check out more on DJ FMCT on social media.
Music2 weeks ago
Meet Vonte Simon, North Carolinas Best Upcoming Artist
Entertainment2 weeks ago
New England MA’s MZ.TML Is Back With Season 4 Of Real Talk & Upnorth City Girlz
Music1 week ago
(Video) Star2 feat. Belle Aire – “Get Low for Me” @Star2Official
Music5 days ago
(Video) 41, Kyle Richh, Jenn Carter, TaTa – Run That! @realkylerichh
Artist3 weeks ago
Music Sensation Jones Releases New “Rush” Single
Artist3 weeks ago
Bruce Dillion Releases “Official D-Boy” Visual
Entertainment1 week ago
Msnee’s “Side A” EP Is A Must Listen
Audio3 weeks ago
SME DRO$e Releases Latest Track “Stayin Patient”