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  • 8 years ago | Music News

    It's a Tuesday evening, and local radio station 101.5 FM is playing Corinne Bailey Rae's smash single "Girl Put Your Records On" for the umpteenth time. It's the only song that most American audiences know her by, but she's touring the States all ...

  • 10 years ago | Music News

    One thing's for sure: Trina's Glamorest Life leaves no room for the blues. The songs on her third album are rife with tribulations, but Miami's diamond princess remains completely nonplussed. When an unfaithful lover attempts to entangle the rapst...

  • 10 years ago | Music News

    Rising star Na'sha (Natasha Watkins) took over South Florida radio last fall when her DJ Khaled-produced "Turn It Up" became a favorite with local choreographers. Since then, the Ohio native and Ft. Lauderdale resident has signed to a local Sony s...

  • 10 years ago | Music News

    Caribbean music styles have received much fanfare on mainstream radio of late, and female artists are once again getting the attention they deserve. Back in the '90s, singer/DJs like Tonya Stephens, Sasha, Miss Thing, and Lady Saw frequently playe...

  • 10 years ago | Music News

    Like his Eight76 Records label mate DJ Fyah Blaze, Fort Lauderdale crooner Chrisinti (Paul Hudson) is on a rastaman vibration, but his tracks have the right jolt of pop to get your summertime cookout started. The Kingston native's debut, 2003's ro...

  • 10 years ago | Concerts

    In his Encyclopedia of Jazz, Leonard Feather describes saxophonist Red Holloway as "capable of generating great excitement with his big sound and hard-driving, mainstream-modern style." In other words, the man from Chicago can blow. In his 60-year...