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Tamika Love Jones | “Addicted To Love Jones” | New Music

Meltdown show favourite and evergreen DC soul vocalist Tamika Love Jones gives us a sneak preview of her long awaited follow up EP. Three new tracks from her soon to be released new project “Addicted To Love Jones” recently premiered on the Meltdown show courtesy of MrBriggsManagement. The project is currently in the final stages of mastering with the full release hopefully just around the corner. Until then, stay tuned and enjoy the previews.

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Tamika Love Jones | “The Love Jones Suite” | Download

In anticipation of the new project “Addicted To Love Jones”,  Briggs Management just released a three track download taster package of live recordings and collaborations from Washington D.C songbird and Meltdown Favorite Tamika Love Jones. Included is “Insanity” (Recorded Live @ Omega studios D.C), an epic 7 and half minute journey through Hiphop/Jazz and Soul, borrowing a bassline from A Tribe Called Quests Electric Relaxation and laid down in a way only Tamika can. It’s also one of this years most requested songs from listeners. Aside from that, the package also comes with a recording of “Damn, Damn, Damn”, Live @ Indulj, another standout track from her previous project Love Jones EP which is also a big show favorite, plus an exclusive version of “Over It” featuring New York’s DJ Conscience. Click HERE to get the downloads courtesy of The Briggs Report and stay tuned for more.

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Tamika “Love” Jones | “Let It Ring” | Limited Free Download

The release date for Tamika Love Jones new single “Paradise” is just around the corner (Oct 24th) and to celebrate she’s giving away a limited time free download exclusive to Meltdown of her track “Let It Ring”. Grab it HERE while it lasts and listen out for more of her songs on upcoming shows, plus her new single, a UK exclusive here on the show end of Oct.

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Tamika ‘Love’ Jones | New Album Due November 2011 |

There’s good reason why Tamika ‘Love’ Jones has been on constant rotation here, we just can’t get enough of her music! After spending years in the game crafting her trade with some of the biggest names in the Indie Soul business, she’s now about to release the follow up to her 2010 EP  this coming November with a collection of killa cuts which are now in the final stages of mastering, and although the album is yet untitled i CAN tell you that you’re in for a real musical treat! Featured here is an unreleased cut she recorded as The Dojo alongside Wes Felton & Fatso which went defunct around a year ago.  “Insanity”  (Live at Omega) which opened this weeks Meltdown show can be found on a previous release titled B-digga Presents and suggest you go and check it out. Hold tight for the release date and look out for more of Washington DC’s Tamika Jones here throughout 2011!

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Tamika Love Jones – Insanity. Live at Omega. (2011)
Amerigo Gazaway – Breakadawn. (2011)
Proh Mic – Sleep In Girl ft Tone Trezure. (2011)
Mark de Clive-Lowe – Koko + Lee. (2011)
Mark de Clive-Lowe – The Why ft Nia Andrews. (2011)
Eric Roberson – Mr Nice Guy. (2011)
The Dojo – Onedah. (2011)
Jack Freeman – Lynnie’s World ft Tves Saint. (2011)
Bashiri Asad – Claustrophobic. (2011)
Usher – She Seen Me Pt.2 1Day Remix. (2011)
Juliette ft aka Subliminal – Energy. (2011)
Faith Evans – You get Know Love. Pt.2 Sonny Remix. (2011)
Eric Roberson – Summertime Anthem ft Chubb Rock. (2011)
Omar – Feeling You Ft Stevie Wonder. (2006)
Bahamadia – Word Play. (1996)
Roy Ayers – Ray’s Scat. (1996)
Solburts – Fall. (2011)
Lisa Banton – Love Me. (2011)
The Cool Kids – Summertime Jam Ft Maxine Ashley. (2011)
Iesha Spinks – Imagination. (2010)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah – Telephone. (2011)
Jill Scott – the Light. Piano Mix (2011)
Juliette – Top Of The World. (2011)
Eric Riko – Cold Blooded. (2011)
Fakts One Ft Rocklyn & Maya Azucena – Life Music. (2008)
Mavis Swan Poole – It’s Time Now. (2009)
Deborah Bond – This Is Me. Julius Papp PM mix. (2011)
Variations – Faith. Remix. (2011)
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Tamika Jones | “Tamika LOVE Jones” EP |

If you’re a fan of HonestMusic then you’re definitely in the right place. Washington DC’s very own Soul songbird Tamika ‘Love’ Jones is no newcomer to the music scene by any means, in fact she’s been putting in years of hard graft working the live circuit at venues around her home city of D.C, Maryland, Virginia and New York City building up a healthy fan base that now stretches far and wide. From her early years working alongside (mentor and D.C native) Grammy nominated producer and Bad Boy Hit Man Chucky Thompson on projects with acclaimed artists like Faith Evans, Mya, Lil’ Kim, and Grammy winner, songwriter Denise Rich, to more recent performances with Amel Larrieux, Yahzarah, Marsha Ambrosius, Jaguar Wright, Bilal, Maya Azucena and two time Grammy nominee Eric Roberson, she’s been waiting for her own time to shine.
Tamika’s self titled project (2010) highlights her talent and songwriting skills with a 7 tracks EP portraying her views on Love, life and relationships which everyone can relate to, so it comes as no surprise that her music and art has been likened to artists such as Jill Scott, Lalah Hathaway and Angie Stone.

Tamika has already picked up an international fan base as well as being an established part of the Meltdown playlists, so you need to make a note of her name because you’re definitely going to hear a lot more from this songstress for some years to come. I recommend you don’t miss the train and go and pick up her music today. The two tracks here are from her self titled EP featuring vocal support from fellow D.C artist Rayshun Lamarr. Stay tuned for her new project coming soon!​tamikajones​tamikalovejonesdc

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Jill Scott – Running Away. (2011)
DJ Center – You Got The Love ft Gretchen Parlato. SamChamp Rmx (2011)
Chris Turner – Liquid Love. new version. (2011)
Strange Fruit Project – Gotta Move ft Yolanda Johnson. (2011)
Eric Roberson – Mr Nice Guy. (2011)
Juliette – Top Of  The World. (2011)
Venue Connection – La Cala. (2011)
Miriam John – Unreal. (2010)
Vertical Hold – Seems Your Much Too Busy. (1993)
Angie Stone – My Lovin, Will Give You Something. (1999)
Eric Roberson – Shake Your Head. (2011)
Hannah Francis – Let Me Love You. (2011)
Lizz Fields – Say The Word. YamWho? Remix. (2004)
Ivy Chanel – Wind Blows. Samba Soul Mix. (2011)
Tamika Love Jones – Damn, Damn, Damn. (2010)
Crystal Johnson ft Phife – Come Home. (2011)
Kim Hill – Right Now. (2005)
Deborah Bond – Highest Mountain. Godfather Sage Remix. (2011)
Cherokee – Ooh Wee Wee. (2009)
Fertile Ground – A Blues For Me. (2004)
Kindred The Family Soul – We All Will Know ft Raheem Devaughn. (2011)
Trackademics ft Phonte & Carlitta Durrand – Halfway. (2011)
Lyric L – Ooh U & I. (2010)
Phil Upchurch – Black Gold. (1969)
Eddie Sea Caldwell – Planet Earth. (2011)
Dezaray Dawn – Rain. (2011)
GroovProject – Moonlight. (2011)
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Soulpersona – UltraSuperLove. (2011)
Tamika Love Jones – All It Was. ft Rayshun Lamarr. (2010)
Jill Scott – Running Away. (2011)
Jill Scott – Wondering Why, You Don’t Talk To Me. (2011)
D’Nell – 1st Magic Groove. (2005)
Foxy – Madamoiselle. (1978)
Jakori – Payn. (2010)
D’Nell – Iv Read About. (2005)
A Tribe Called Quest – Bonita Applebum. (1990)
Talib Kweli ft Vinia Mojica – The Blast. (2001)
Zo! – Black Cow ft Phonte & Sy Smith. (2011)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah – Telephone. (2011)
Chris Turner – Liquid Love. new version (2011)
Peven Everett – Soul Music. (2008)
Twin Spirit – Rules & Regulations. (2011)
GroovProject – Moonlight. (2011)
Peven Everett – Your Lovin Eases My Mind. (2011)
Mistura ft Kadija Kimara – Better things To Come. (2011)
Deborah Bond – You Are The One. (2011)
Deborah Jordon – Let Go. (2009)
Veronique – Variations. (2010)
Nicole Mitchell – Need To Know. Nick Lavenders Full Vocal. (2010)
Peven Everett – Help Me (2011)
Trackademics ft Phonte & Carlitta Durrand – Halfway . (2011)
Eric Rico – Wonderful. Afro Latinb Rumble version (2011)
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Tamika LOVE Jones | “Dumb Love” |

The debut video from Tamika LOVE Jones self-titled sophomore EP “Dumb Love”. Available on CDBaby & AMAZON //

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Ayah – When It Comes To You. (2011)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah – Make It Last. (2011)
Tamika Love Jones – Damn, Damn, Damn. (2010)
Sy Smith – Do Things. (2005)
Beverley Night – Aparently Nothing. (2011)
Afi Soul – Sorry I Gotta Go. (2011)
Amp Fiddler – Eye To Eye. (2002)
Rahsaan Patterson – Crazy, Baby. (2011)
Noel McKoy – Old School. Yam Who Mix (2011)
Carlo Fanni ft Laura Estrada – You Blow My Mind. (2011)
Electric Empire – Baby Your Lovin. (2011)
Beverley Night – Fairplay. (2011)
Haze ft Terri Walker – Soul Ties. (2011)
Juliette ft a.k.a – Subliminal – Energy. (2011)
Si Tew – Need To Grow. Yoruba Soul Mix (2011)
Incognito – Ain’t Nothing But A Good thing. Blueys JazzFunk Raw Mix. (2011)
Dilouya – Over The Sun ft Omar. (2011)
Down To The Bone – A Universal Vibe. (2011)
Rahsaan Patterson ft Lalah Hathaway – 6 am. (2011)
Ivy Chanel – Wind Blows. Soul Samba Mix. (2011)
Mavis Swan Poole – It’s Time Now. (2009)
Hollie Cook – That Very Night. (2011)
Skycru & Kingsley Wray – another Day. (2009)
Skycru – What’s Goin On. (2009)
Chezidek – Who I Am. (2008)
Naira – See Me See Trouble. Remix (2011)
Cawibe – Enferma Nocturna. Whiskey Barons mix (2011)
Las Cuatro Mondas – Buena Suetre. Whiskey Barons mix (2011)
Ebo Taylor – Heaven.
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Cherokee – A Woman Knows
Cherokee – So Suga Street
Pharoahe Monch ft Jill Scott – Still Standing
Steve Wallace – 4 HipHop
Jill Scott – All Cried Out redux
Das Efx – They Want Efx
Jay Dee – Pause (Ahmeds Last Minute Mix)
DJ Jazzy Jeff – Notorious
Kindred The Family Soul ft Snoop – You Got Love
Kamilah Sumner The Soulstress – Bring Me Bown
Marknoxx – Around The World
Tamika Love Jones – Damn. Damn, Damn
Nicole Mitchell – U Rock Me
Jill Scott – Blessed
Afi Soul – Sorry I Gotta Go
Mary J Blige – Soul Mates
Tenisha – This Is Not Love
Ivy Chanel – Wind Blows. (Soul Samba Mix)
Omar – Syleste
Deidre Daddis – The Funky Ride Of Life
Steve Harvey – It’s Alright
Rahsaan Patterson ft Lalah HATHAWAY – 6 AM
Eric Thomas ft Tasha LaRae – Strawberry Lemonade
Down To The Bone – A Universal Vibe
Down To The Bone – Watch Me Fly
Oezlem – Eyes Burn
Dilouya – Over The Sun ft Omar
Kool Taj The Gr8 – You Got
Das Efx – Real HipHop
Mc Breed – Aint No Future In Yo frontin
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