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Just arrived at Jan. 2, 2003
B.O.B.B. No question Nu concept 4 piece (one male, three female) modern gospel group, sounds like R&B
The Chase Clearly the good life! - some soulful or funk vocal tracks + jazzy fusion instrumental tracks
Jan. 3, 2003
Dillard Crume & the Soul Crusaders God's heaven Crumco typical & soulful southern male gospel, ex Soul Stirrers, include "deep soul" style slowies
Dillard Crume He's more than enough to meet all my needs
Jan. 4, 2003
The Soul Stirrers In concert "Live" from Chicago, IL Cru-Me' Crume Brothers! more "Sam Cooke" than above Dillard's
Two Souls I could be your angel Aquavitae Music basicaly new album by "The Next Level Band" of Houston, smooth female singer with a touch of pop or fusion
Jan. 5, 2003
Jazzhole Circle of the sun Beave Music chilled out soul with "acid jazz" feel
Michael Saunders Prevail Reconcilled "gospel + contemporary R&B" sound, 6 tracks only
The Mighty Sons of Zion The live concert TBP male gospel group from Florida including the singer named Sherman Evans, "Gain the whole world" has potential appeal for serious old school R&B lovers
Jan. 7, 2003
The Forrest Brothers Miracles FB both typical southern styled male gospel group, some soulful R&B approach
Fredrick Hawkins & the Joyful Aires Step right in on time -
Jan. 8, 2003
Awri Transitions Awricity once hard-to-get 2001 local release is now easily available on this shore, basicaly emotional singer, more better materials & arrangements on next please
Jan. 9, 2003
Patrick Green Tears in my heart Across The Board/Brittney nice 3rd album by "The P.G.Man" (on SeriousLove & Waldoxy), "lively" southern soul with a touch of Tyrone Davis, one track with Willie Clayton
Ann McCrary same Vital Communications "sounds like R&B" gospel on some tracks
Marcus Johnson In person Live @ Blues Alley Three Keys fusion album including the jazzy vocal by YahZrah, not for "pure" R&B lovers?
Lo Well I'm changed - modern gospel male singer, heavy influence of R&B or hip hop, 7 tracks only
Jan. 10, 2003
Kenny Sara Bootin' up New Orleans style K.Kare Music traditional New Orleans sound album including 2 southern R&B tracks, male singer
The Love Gypsies Faces of love from - male duo by "pop'n R&B" style, mostly calm & slow songsmale duo by "pop'n R&B" style
Lisa La Shawn Hop on the train - contemporary female R&B sound
Jan. 11, 2003
Adon X LuvNasty grooves Tru Daddy moody "luv" songs with a taste of hip hop & funk, include the cover of "Float on"
Women's Mass Choir Daughters of the promise Tehillah there's some soulful singers like Vanessa Bell Armstrong in this "all women" choir, but not for pure R&B lovers
M. Ali I kant hold on Jaybu nice authodox female singer, soulful '70s feel
Dana Marsale Playa Dark Corner new male singer from Augusta, GA, urban R&B album by his souful but smooth singing
Jan. 12, 2003
Eddie Davis You and I OCF heatfelt "love ballad" collection, smooth & urban, 7 tracks only
Heat Tru playaz ArtBeat groovy mix of R&B harmony and hiphop, 4 piece group
Willie Walker same - incredible comeback with a help of the Butanes Soul Revue, "above average" quality singing on from "I'll be around" to "You send me" or blues biggies
Jan. 13, 2003
Wade Witherspoon The 3rd project Bre and Doc gospel, his 3rd album with very strong "old R&B "accent
Rockie Charles Have you seen my uncle Steve Soulgate downhome blues from New Orleans with a touch of soul, "The president of soul" is his nickname!
Jan. 14, 2003
The Helmut Stein Experience No return Vent  blue-eyed group? jazzy R&B or gloomy soul styled ballads
Clarence Carter All y'all feeling all right Cee Gee Entertainment relaxed southern soul album by his usual style
Solomon Burke with The Blind Boys of Alabama None of us are free Fat Possum 2 tracks are not on his album, one is "live" version, another is unreleased track (3 track CD single)
Jan. 15, 2003
Carl Henry RNB CES we seriously wait for this CD album after his same-name "advance copy" on First Madison label! good soulful singer with good songs
Carl Henry Solution RNB CES French version of above album with some different tracks & jacket
V.A. The new generation of swamp pop vol.1 HLE title says all, new recordings of Louisiana "swamp pop", some R&B influenced tracks by blue-eyed singers
Jan. 16, 2003
Shawn L. Heckstall I'm blessed - male gospel, some appeal to R&B listeners
Winston Levely Ford let me be the one LRS pop R&B style singing, balladier type, his "old" 12 inch record was better (more soulful) than this album
Evander Everlast & the 7th Street Soul Choir A tribute to Usher Big Eye all tracks are cover versions of Usher, not paticular singing
Jon Wes Let's do it C-Note emotional urban singer, but not so strong
Lee Hawkins Serenade - lots of downtempo tracks in tender & romantic mood
Jan. 17, 2003
Jahsir Stress free Kiera not bad but he's too young! (CD-R)
Jahsir Just 4 the ladies "live" Kiera
Brydge The crossover Kiera three piece male group, not great but nice harmony & soulful singers, easily available now at long last (CD-R)
Warren Allen Brooks Groove ya W.A.B. Nation pop R&B style,  a bit "weak" on vocal
Jan. 18, 2003
Jay McGee I hear foot steps Beacon veteran Canadian singer now sings gospel'n R&B, a shade of Sam Cooke
Jacquel Too much lickin Wilbe southern girl from William Bell's label, 6 versions of one mid tempo song, from her forthcoming album? (CD single)
Clasiq Just a little - smooth yet soulful R&B album from N.Y., full of love-groove, no jacket cover (CD-R)
Doug Williams When mercy found me Blackberry ex (Sensational) William Brothers, many guests such as Kelly Price, D.J.Rogers or Kim McFarland
Jan. 19, 2003
Michael Saunders Prevail Reconciled "soul"ish male gospel, contemporary approach
The Jedskylo Project same Allmark Entertainment nice modern R&B with hiphop feel, overlooked?
Bettye Lavette A woman like me Blues Express good "soulful" voice, good "soulful" singing, good "soulful" songs! her recent BEST!
Jan. 20, 2003
Marcus Allen Never again UDOWN contemporary R&B, downtempo tracks are his speciality?
The Larry Humphrey Project same - he can play bass in "fusion" style & also CAN sing the soul (CD-R)
Jan. 21, 2003
Sadanya and Heven Summertime Tashwon female duo, laidback "soul" version of the classic song + same feel groovy downtempo track (CD single)
Meisha Moore Love hangover suite - '80s disco influenced sound, 7 tracks (mini CD album)
Fillet of Soul Long way home R&B despite of the name of group or record label this is jazz tinged fusion album with some vocal tracks
Jean Shy & Jbbo The other side of blue King Edward German release of this veteran singer, jazzy R&B album
Jan. 22, 2003
Anna Montgomery Lyin' in the face of love TriMagix blue-eyed female singer with a smoky voice, some bluesy some R&Bish
Jan. 23, 2003
Zapp VI ZappTown subtitled as "Back by popular demand", Lester Troutman 's 8 piece group including a lady, not sharp as their "Roger" days but still nice old school R&B album
William Wilson Jr. Just "will" 3W2 Productions heavy "soul" shade of gospel music (CD-R)
Jan. 24, 2003
Tylissa "Tee" Schaffer A listening heart  - female gospel, some southern R&B influenced tracks
Dozie Redemption Afrisoul Music Inter this Brit/Nigerian singer is pronounced Doh-zee-ay, '70s Marvin Gaye type sound with '90s Sade/Seel influence
JoVonn Spirit Track Mode N.Y. house music including some high-tenor soul vocals
Jan. 25, 2003
Bernard & Angela Staton God first Dovesong gospel duo, full of "old school R&B" feeling
Jan. 26, 2003
Steve West Chapters from the book - soulful male singer in hiphop setting, 4 songs (CD single)
Tommie Booker D-Style - hiphop with full sense of R&B, 4 songs (CD single)
Jan. 27, 2003
Darwin Hobbs Broken Chordant/EMI Gospel very soulish gospel aka "inspirational soul music" including some dancefloor favorites
Brand New Heavies We won't stop Pony Canyon try Cy Smith singing "Rise", Japanese release
Serenity Serenity's red - almost-R&B-sounding female gospel, 5 tracks (CD mini album, CD-R)
Jan. 28, 2003
Willie Hobbs Out of the box JaPres very glad to know his comeback! still soulful voice on any - tradiotonal southern or more modern - styles, hope more professional backing sound on next release!
Sonny Byers Too blessed to be stressed Sisters & Brothers male gospel with many elements of R&B, funk , jazz or doowop
Karizz Pretty eyes Manchild Entertainment nice soulful newcomer, I believe he CAN sing! 2versions of title song + 3 snippets (CD single, CD-R)
LeVaughn Take U home ZYX black male duo from German company, pop R&B (CD single)
Jan. 30, 2003
Rheel Menn Keepin it rheel - rename from Ol' Heads? some better (Sigma studio etc) remix tracks from their previous albums plus one new track! should try
Rubberneck Ego maniac - blue eyed (?) vo/inst group with soulish vocal
Jan. 31, 2003
V.A. Chemistry Click Production presents Straight out da lab Chemistry Click Production compilation album of hiphop? NO! over half of the contents are group-styled downtempo R&B, some mellow or romantic tracks
94 East same Pepe Music Inc. guitar of two previously unreleased tracks is by Prince, some cool slowies with a touch of Minneapolis sound
V.A. Global soul Putumayo collection album of contemporary soul and R&B from around the world, ex Cameroon, Tanzania, Senegal, Korea, Italy etc...don't worry, nicely chosen
Barbara Carr The best of Ecko no new or unreleased tracks

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