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BJ The Chicago Kid Drops Uncle Marvin

BJ The Chicago Kid Drops Uncle Marvin

Straight off his GRAMMY Noms BJ The Chicago Kid jumped in the studio and dropped a collab featuring his uncle the late great Marvin Gaye just because he could ….

After may years of grinding, paying his dues, The soul crooner is finally getting the recognition that he so deserve and We couldn’t be any happier…. Check out the soulfulness of Uncle Marvin…..it’s such goodness and guess what it’s a free download grab it while you can…

Once again i’m complaining cause the track is too short…hmmm one might start to think that this may be an indication of what is to come…. Stay Tuned.. Press Play Enjoy!

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59th Grammy Nominees Have Been Announced

59th Grammy Nominees Have Been Announced

The Grammy Nominations are out and we are just as excited as the artists that have been nominated.

The recording industry’s most prestigious award, the GRAMMY, is presented annually by The Recording Academy. A GRAMMY is awarded by The Recording Academy’s voting membership to honor excellence in the recording arts and sciences. It is truly a peer honor, awarded by and to artists and technical professionals for artistic or technical achievement, not sales or chart positions (GRAMMY Awards Voting Process). The annual GRAMMY Awards presentation brings together thousands of creative and technical professionals in the recording industry from all over the world.

Congratulations to everyone. Here’s a list of the Nominees that The Neo Soul Cafe has rocked with.
Best New Artist
Anderson Paak
Chance The Rapper
Best Contemporary Instrumental Album
Snarky Puppy
Best R&B Performance
Turnin Me Up BJ The Chicago Kid
Permission Ro James
I Do Musiq Soulchild
Cranes In The Sky Solange
Best Traditional R&B Performance
Woman’s World BJ The Chicago Kid
Angel Lalah Hathaway
Can’t Wait Jill Scott
Best R&B Song
Lake By The Ocean Maxwell
Exchange Bryson Tiller
Best Urban Contemporary Album
We Are King KING
Malibu Anderson Paak
Best R&B Album
In My Mind BJ The Chicago Kid
Lalah Hathaway Live
Velvet Portraits Terrace Martin
Healing Seasons Mint Condition
Best Rap Album
Coloring Book Chance The Rapper
And The Anonymous Nobody De La Soul
Best Jazz Vocal Album
Take Me To The Alley Gregory Porter
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
Miles Ahead Miles Davis and various artists
Best Music Video
River Leon Bridges
We are looking forward to the 59th broadcast of the Grammy Awards…This is indeed a great time for soul music lovers everywhere…

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58th Grammy Award Nominations Announced

58th Grammy Award Nominations Announced

The world is about to find out what we already know. Congratulations are in order!!!!! Many of the many artists we have seen come up in the independent scene are being recognized and have been nominated for Grammys. Among the nominations are….

Robert Glasper & The Glasper Trio are nominated for BEST JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL

Covered: Recorded Live At Capitol Studios
Robert Glasper & The Robert Glasper Trio
Label: Blue Note Records

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9TH WONDER THE HIP-HOP FELLOW

9TH WONDER THE HIP-HOP FELLOW

9th Wonder is making power moves and creating an undeniable legacy with his documentary The Hip-Hop Fellow. The Film is a 78 minute documentary following Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder’s tenure at Harvard University as he teaches ‘The Standards of Hip-Hop’ course, conducts research for his thesis and explores hip-hop’s history, culture and role in academia. The film centers on the emerging significance of incorporating hip-hop studies into the academy and spotlights the scholars and musicians at the forefront of preserving 40 years of hip-hop culture.
Interviewees include Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Kendrick Lamar, Young Guru, Dr. Mark Anthony Neal, Phonte, Dr. Marcyliena Morgan, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Ab-Soul, Rapper Big Pooh & DJ Premier. Check out the trailer below.

http://www.thehiphopfellow.com/

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