With ‘Lean On Me’, musical shape-shifter José James pays tribute to soul legend Bill Withers, “to celebrate his life and what he means to us”.
The Beatles and Rolling Stones alumnus entered the Billboard Hot 100 on 31 March 1973 with the ultra-funky 'Will It Go Round In Circles.'
'Lovely Day' is taken from James' new Bill Withers tribute album 'Lean On Me', released by Blue Note on 28 September.
The Blue Note vocal stylist will release a collection of Withers' celebrated songs on 28 September 2018.
The influential career of Isaac Hayes will be anthologised by Craft Recordings with the 22 September 2017 release of The Spirit of Memphis (1962-1976).
Booker T. Jones, born 12 November 2015, has been in our musical consciousness for decades, and remains in demand for both his current and classic exploits.
Gregory Porter today announces a new duet single version of ‘Water Under Bridges’ with Laura Mvula, on an expanded deluxe edition of ‘Liquid Spirit.'
Lou Reed and Ringo Starr are among the artists recognised by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in its 30th list of nominees, announced on Tuesday (15).