An MC who bridged old and new schools of hip-hop thought, a fact underlined by the company he kept: 70s funk-inspired bass master Thundercat, jazz futurist Flying Lotus and retro-soul
revivalist Dev Hynes were just some of his regular collaborators.
1." It will consist of songs from artists who have died in recent years, including retro-soul
singer Amy Winehouse, ex-Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell and Southern rocker Tom Petty.
She was surrounded by loved ones and members of her retro-soul
band, the Dap-Kings, Ms Silverman said.
JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound: If you're looking for a more low key evening, this local retro-soul
act is playing at Emporium Arcade Bar.
While touring in Finland behind his solo project, E found himself in an impromptu jam session with members of The Soul Investigators, whose work with singer Nicole Willis helped define them as one of Europe's top retro-soul
Justin Timberlake ft Jay Z Suit And Tie Having taken six years off to concentrate on acting (I hadn't noticed), JT returns to what he does with this retro-soul
offering influenced by the likes of Bobby Womack, and sounds pretty smug about it.
Her 2006 masterpiece Rehab is a brilliantly crafted piece of finger clicking retro-soul
. Sadly, its lyric was to become her epitaph.
vocals and vintage fashion sense make it easy to forget the songstress is only 21, and her vulnerability and timidity were revealed in between songs when she chatted with the crowd and sheepishly admitted she was unused to playing such long set-lists.
This collection covers a varied terrain: ghostwriting celebrity memoirs; Karen and Richard Carpenter's reassuring pop songs, whose darkness bubbled below a syrupy surface of melody and lyrics: Retro-Soul
's appeal to middle-class whites; and Morris Holt -- a.k.a.
The pair cultivated her retro-soul
sound that sent debut album Rockferry to the top of the charts and went several times platinum, as well as winning three Brit Awards in 2009.
Paying homage to the sounds of Motown and Stax, The Way I See It pulls the same triggers that shot Amy Winehouse to international acclaim with her retro-soul
album Back To Black, but is he really saying anything new?