Soul

Soulfinger - Life, Love & Passion: A Motown Throwback Record

Production team Soulfinger have put together a Motown-inspired record called “Life, Love & Passion” and need your help to release it to the masses via Kickstarter. If you love old soul records, this might peak your interest. A production team called Soulfinger have recorded an album called “Life, Love & Passion” paying tribute to the …

Hip Hop

Gifted The Great - Downtown

Gifted The Great drops “Downtown”, a teaser from his upcoming project. As a frequent collaborator with our very own RKZ, Gifted The Great lives up to his nom de plume. But this time, the UK producer is going it alone with his latest projected dedicated to the halcyon days of Motown. The Gift: ‘Volume One’ is …

Music

Happy Birthday, Stevie Wonder!

Stevie Wonder, the legendary funk and soul musician, is 63 today. A trailblazer from the moment he joined Motown, Stevie Wonder’s career has spanned six decades and seen his work inspire some of the greatest musicians we have ever known (including a certain Michael Jackson, whom he wrote for and duetted with on a few …

Video

Happy 30th, MJ Moonwalk!

Today marks the 30th anniversary of “that” moonwalk. RIP Michael Jackson! I was born about 8 years after the Motown 25 performance but that didn’t make it any less awesome when I finally watched it in my teens. On this day back in 1983, the world witnessed Michael Jackson perform the moonwalk, a move that …