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A decade ago, this dynamic singer burst onto the blues scene, and has never looked back. Her debut album, Allow Me to Confess, caught the attention of the entire blues world. It not only charted, and sold well, but garnered her a BMA nomination for “Best New Artist Debut.” In her early 20s at the time, …

Roland Johnson & Paul Niehaus (from St.Louis, MO) performing “Someone to Love” live acoustic on Rock Paper Podcast. Hear the full show on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or ROCKPAPERPODCAST.com This song appears on Roland Johnson’s debut album IMAGINE THIS due out June 24th. Available at both release parties in St.Louis, MO. June 23 …

Crowned “Detroit’s Queen of the Blues” in 2015, Thornetta Davis a multi-talented International Singer and Songwriter from Detroit MI, USA is the Winner of over 30 Detroit Music Awards, including sweeping the 2017 DMA’S with 8 awards. Thornetta has been exciting and wowing audiences all over the world. Her voice is strong, commanding, melodic and smooth. ...

5x Grammy Award winning Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm are back with a self-entitled album. Earlier this year, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm rock the house on the Conan Show singing the single, "You Must Believe In Yourself".  If for the first time you have stumbled upon this Blues Hall of Famer and/or new to ...

In 2009 this lady-sings-the blues phenomena won The Blues Foundation B.B. King Entertainer of the Year award. The only other female artist to receive this award is the legendary  Koko Taylor. Who is it we're speaking of you ask?  None other than the Janiva Magness!   2013, Magness was nominated in five categories for more Blues Music Awards (BMA).  All under Alligator Records ...

If you're from Mississippi, then you should know, the "Queen of The Blues", Denise LaSalle is too.  And if you know anything about the "Chitlin' Circuit", then you absolutely are familiar with the 1971 unforgettable hit "Trapped By A Thing Called Love". A song recorded on Chess Records in the 60's.   But it wasn't until ...

Stan Butler With less than a year under his belt he's managed to do what many artist have been singing a life time for; gain momentum and recognition.  His first CD entitled "Back to Basics" has landed him in a sensational-able position on Youtube generating over 1M hits for his single" Took Grandma To The ...

Willie Clayton is a singer-songwriter and producer. Like many other black singer/songwriters, he began performing gospel music in church settings as a youngster and then moved into the secular field as a lyricist, producer, and singer. An active recording artist since the 1970s, Clayton’s career has endured almost 40 years and has spanned a repertoire …

The New Chitlins Do you remember back in the day when the black music community became known as the Chitlin' Circuit? We do!  Artist like Al Green, Sam & Dave, Sam Cook, Tyrone Davis, Johnny Taylor, Theodis Ealey, Latimore, Lenny Williams, Bobby Rush, KoKo Taylor, Denise LaSalle, Betty Wright, Shirley Brown, Aretha Franklin, and the ...