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Mark de Clive-Lowe | The Why ft Nia Andrews | New Single

The first single from the new upcoming Mark de Clive-Lowe album RENEGADES dropping on tru thoughts mid november. featuring Nia Andrews on vocals. The single drops Oct 3rd complete with a club mix and a murderous maddslinky remix… enjoy!

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Iesha Spinks | “Town Goes” | new single

Introducing Iesha, a vocalist and producer out of Portland, Oregon who released her first album “Amethyst” to the world in 2010.  Iesha is pleased to tell us that she is now working on her second album titled “Dark RnB” (co-produced by Sedell Jones) and due out later this year featuring collaborations with a variety of other artists. Take a look at the video and check out whats to come.. There’ll also be a short documentary series where you can get to know her lil better! Stay tuned for more…

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The Cool Kids | Summer Jam feat. Maxine Ashley. 2011

Once again, The Cool Kids have teamed up with directors Maxim Bohichick and Alex Bergman of BBGUN Films to deliver a new video for their Green Label Sound single, “Summer Jam” (feat. Maxine Ashley).  Don’t forget to download the track off their first full-length album “When Fish Ride Bicycles” right here before heading out the door.

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Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band | “Rubber Orchestras” | 2011

“She Is The Sea” is a new track taken from the new Anthony Joseph & Spasm Band album ‘Rubber Orchestras’, Released 10th September followed by his new poetry collection of the same title in October by Salt Publishing

More music here from AJ&SB, grab the Free Download of “Money Satan” HERE

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The Truth | “Winging It” EP | New music 2011

Released 13th August. “Come Closer” is one of my favourite tracks from the new EP titled “Winging It”https://www.cdbaby.comthetruth The release is a prelude to their Long anticipated Album “From Daybreak to Nightlife” which will follow hopefully later this year.

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Peven Everett | “Medicine Man” | New album 2011

Released 1st August, An all new 11 track album from one of my favorite artist, Peven Everett.  “Medicine Man”  is just what the doctor ordered with featured vocals from Billie Jewell who also just released her own “Amuse Bouche” album (produced written arranged by Peven Everett). Pick up “Medicine Man”  here .

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Kem – Golden Days. (2010)
Eddie Sea Caldwell – Velvet Lounge. (2011)
Beverley Night – Apparently Nothing. Neil Thompsons Re-Groove. (2011)
Sarah Fontayne – Messin. (2011)
Baby Sol Vs Stinkahbell – Always. (2011)
Veronique – Variations. (2010)
Akoma Aya – Creolite Urbaine Feat Afrosoulicious. (2010)
Erik Rico – Wonderful. Afro Latin Rumble mix. (2011)
Live Tropical Fish – Rubber Soul Ft Omar. (2010)
Incognito – Life Ain’t Nothing But A Good Thing. Blueys Jazz/Funk Raw Mix. (2011)
Noel McKoy – Old School. YamWho? Mix. (2011)
Maxwell – The Urban Theme. (1996)
Lalah Hathaway – Let Go. (2008)
Rahsaan Patterson – Crazy, Baby. (2011)
Foxy – Madamoiselle. (1978)
Jakori – Payne. (2011)
Solburst – Natural High. (2011)
Tamika Love Jones – Let It Ring. (2010)
Phil Wade – Talk To Me ft Enjolee. (2011)
Deborah Bond – Nothing Matters. (2011)
Kindred The Family Soul – We All Will Know ft Raheem Devaghn. (2011)
Soulpersona ft Princess Freesia – Babylon. (2011)
Nicolay – I Love The Way You Love Ft Darien Brockington. (2006)
Aloe Blacc – Green Light. Grand Scheme Remix. (2011)
Courtney John – Lucky Man. (2009)
Fetile Ground – Cultural Bandits. (2002)
Tamika Love Jones – All It Was Ft Rayshun Lamarr. (2010)
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The Original Jill Scott from the Vault Vol. 1 | New album 2011

The long awaited album to be released from the vaults of Hidden Beach drops on August 31st 2011. Pre-order as standard of Deluxe copy at

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Ivy Chanel | “Wind Blows” | Single 2011

Ivy Chanel just released her long awaited hot new summer single “Wind Blows” with mixes from Scratch Professor and Omar. Pick it up here or pass by her website

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Tracy Cruz | “Universoul Symphony” | New album 2011

The official music video for the song “Love’s Galaxy” from the 2011 album “Universoul Symphony.” Available on iTunes and from

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Eric Roberson | Live at the Sugar Shack | July 2011

Last week, Eric Roberson helped to pay tribute to the great Marvin Gaye at WDC’s Warner Theatre in WDC. Titled “Simply Marvin: Live at the Sugar Shack”, here are his offerings.  look out for his new album “Mr Nice Guy” due Sep 2011

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Luca Dimoon | “People make The World Go Round” | Single 2011

Introducing Luca Dimoon, a multi-talented singer, songwriter, composer and producer. With his poetic music, Luca manifests a soulful expression of words and sounds. Influenced by the Soul, Funk, and Jazz masters, he shapes his own style using Electro elements resulting in a fusion of Cosmic Soul, Cyber Funk and Dirty Jazz. Luca has currently released two singles from his second album “Telescope” (coming soon), “Twilight” and his rendition of the classic “People make The World Go Round”, which has already received support from radio stations around the world and media/press coverage. His artistry has also led him to travel around the world as a featured performer to cities including New York City, Paris, Moscow, Marrakech, Buenos Aires, London and Bangkok. Luca’s music is soul invading without being intrusive placing him in the same category as promising neo-soul artists like Maxwell, D’Angelo and Musiq Soulchild. Pick up Lucas singles here and check out his website here

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Rahsaan Patterson | “Bleuphoria” | 2011

Here’s one of the new joints from Rahsaan’s new album “Bleuphoria” i played on last weeks show. It’s been a long time coming but well worth the wait – what a great album! Official release 19th July on all major download sites..hear more from it on this weeks upcoming Meltdown show (Saturday 16th)..same time, same place 5-7pm UK LIVE across Manchester on 96.9FM. Online @ // Join the new Facebook page

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Kendra Cash | “Smile” | 2011


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Ayah | “When It Comes To You” | Single 2011

Pass by her bandcamp page and pick up the single

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Various Artists | Taxi Records & One Pop Studio Riddims

One Pop Music is pleased to present Taxi Records & One Pop Studio Riddims. The latest compilation features 11 tracks and a collection of various artists, now available to buy on iTunes and a variety of other e-tailers worldwide. Known as some of the best production teams in Jamaica, Taxi Records and One Pop Studio have compiled some excellent tracks into this release. A small sampling of the featured artists includes Half Pint, Richie Spice, Luciano, Diana King, Tanto Metro & Devonte and more. Fans of quality reggae music will love this album from start to finish. Buy it here

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