Daily Archives: December 31, 2008

Ann Powers Talks To Prince About New Music


LA Times music journalist Ann Powers talks to Prince about his religious and political views, his new protege Bria Valente and his new musical output.


Kickmag’s 2008 Picks

Raphael Saadiq-The Way I See It 2999917560_3b2a863c1c_o
Veteran soulman from the ’80’s makes a Motown album in the twenty-first century.

Dwele-Sketches Of A Man 2651092730_3db97c91ae_t

The most original voice in R&B, Dwele doesn’t sound like anyone but Dwele. And that sound is urbane, sensitive and walks the right line between digital and organic soul.

The Foreign Exchange- Leave It All Behind 61dycnx9brl_sl500_aa240_

Black Spade-To Sir With Love blackspade14

Jazmine Sullivan-Fearless jazmine1