The British-born singer describes his music as “Yoruba soul,” a fusion of all his musical influences and life experiences in England, Nigeria and New York.
Christian rapper and singer Christon Gray performs "After All" from his debut album, "School of Roses."
Somi infuses her East African roots and jazzy soul for her latest album.
Rising songwriter turned singer Sye Elaine Spence's voice is a melodic mix between folk and soul.
Evans has already won a Juno (The Grammys equivalent) in her native Canada.
The Cameroon born beauty moved to the U.S. when she was 6 and has been a genre defying musician ever since.
You may not know her name just yet, but chances are singer-songwriter Avery*Sunshine is your favorite singer's favorite singer.
The Walls Group prove that it's all in the family. Check out the Houston-based sibling quartet as they perform "Satisfied."
The Portland-based soul singer shares the process of making her debut album, and working with Prince.
"We take a little bit of everything from around the world and make it into something," says keyboardist J. Sharp.
The Brooklyn-bred hip hop soul singer has sung backup for the likes of Pharaoh Monche, Jean Grae and Talib Kweli.
The Louisiana-bred songstress earned her vocal chops being in the group Sophia Fresh and singing backup for Solange.
A seasoned writer in her own right, Polly has penned songs for the likes of Alicia Keys, Natasha Bedingfield and, most recently, J. Cole ('Crooked Smile").
The Boston-based gospel quartet describes their sound as "praise and worship" music.
Rising R&B star Russell Taylor takes center stage in this week's New & Next spotlight.
See why we're thrilled to introduce this exciting new jazz band.
The classically-trained singer describes her sound as a "mix of 70s soul, some gospel and some jazz."
This week we meet Sweden-born R&B singer/ songwriter Sebastian Mikael.
Chia started to generate buzz when she was mistakenly listed as a guest vocalist on "Blood on the Leaves" from Kanye West's YEEZUS.
The Notorious actress debuts a hot new single. Watch her perform it live.
Her rich and organic blues-inflected voice has earned her comparison to Miriam Makeba and even Billie Holiday.
The Brooklyn-based soul singer performs her debut single, "Heal."
The Tennessee native calls her sound "organic moonshine roots music."
British singer-songwriter and producer Labrinth already has a string of number one hits in the UK.
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