Anthony Hamilton – Home for the Holidays (2014)

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Here is the brand new album from the great soulful artist Anthony Hamilton ! As many artists at this time of the year, Home for the Holidays is THE Anthony Hamilton’s christmas album. I usually hate theses Xmas LP’s but … I gotta admit this one has an effect on me … I mean in a positive way 😉

14 tracks, with guests such as ZZ Ward, Chaka Khan (!!), Gavin DeGraw …, including 6 original songs !

Tracklist :

01 – It’s Christmas
02 – Spend Christmas With You
03 – Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto
04 – Little Drummer Boy (Interlude)
05 – Little Drummer Boy
06 – Home For The Holidays feat. Gavin DeGraw
07 – ‘Tis The Season
08 – What Do The Lonely Do At Christmas
09 – Coming Home
10 – Away In A Manger (Interlude)
11 – Away In A Manger feat. ZZ Ward
12 – Please Come Home For Christmas
13 – The Christmas Song feat. Chaka Khan
14 – Spirit Of Love
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Anthony Hamilton succeeded in bringing us from Blues to Gospel, from R&B to deep Soul … Mission accomplished !

Here is Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto, song you might have loved from the Godfather himself … James Brown !

Enjoy !

Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens – Sinner (2014) #Naomishelton

Naomi Shelton. Backstage at the Apollo Theater, Harlem NY.

New album coming out soon (July 29th, 2014) entitled  Cold World by the great Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens.

Here is the first track from this upcoming album on Daptone Records : Sinner

Enjoy

Liv Warfield – The Unexpected (2014)

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Second album of the GREAAAAAAAAAAAAAAT Liv Warfield !!!! I listen to this LP for weeks, non stop !! High pleasure alert !!!

Prince is behind this second album, but most of the creativity is attributed to this great artist, Liv Warfield. SHe’s got a powerful voice, powerful energy, great charisma on stage … Yes, she’s my Favorite new artist actually …

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Her second album, The Unexpected, is tainted of FUNK, SOUL, JAZZ & GOSPEL … 13 tracks for our pleasure.

Watch her live with New Power Generation Horn section and be prepared to shout at the end !! So Powerful !!!

And this one, because she deserves it 😉  “Soul Lifted” :

Lick it !