Soul Music

The music gods have blessed us. Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton two of the most soulful artists left in the game, are heading out this spring…

  Music legend Rev. Al Green is a 2014 Kennedy Center Honor recipient.  He received the honor on Sunday, December 7th, but the gala will be…

Aretha Franklin is back, in good health and ready to rock and roll. After recovering from an undisclosed illness, The Queen of Soul returns to…

Singer/songwriter Lyfe Jennings is now in a good place. He says his fifth recording “Lucid,” comes from that more positive outlook. “Lucid” Is clarity. I’m…

This weekend, we’re taking your classic soul requests and giving you a chance to hear nothing but the best music as we kick off a Kiss Classic New Year. It’s all about the music you want to hear. We’ll also be giving away $50 bundles of the hottest CDs hitting stores for the New Year to […]

Noted entertainer and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Bobby Womack has reportedly been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. The soul singer who recently celebrated his 50th year in the music business told BBC that the diagnoses followed a strange series of memory lapse where he began having trouble remembering songs he’d written and performed time […]

Marva Whitney, who rose to fame as part of the James Brown Revue, died on December 22nd in her home town of Kansas City. She was 68 years old. Born Marva Ann Manning in Kansas City she joined the James Brown Review in 1967 was nicknamed “Soul Sister #1″ and had modest success as a solo […]

British Soul Singer Amy Winehouse, whose self-destructive habits overshadowed a distinctive musical talent, was found dead Saturday in her London home, police said. She was 27. Winehouse shot to fame with the album “Back to Black,” whose blend of jazz and soul was a global hit. It won 5 Grammys and made Winehouse — with […]

soul (Middle English, from Old English sawol) – 1. the animating and vital principle in human beings, credited with the faculties of thought, actions and emotion and often conceived as an immaterial entity. 2. a sense of ethnic pride among African-Americans, expressed in areas such as language, social customs, religion and music.