Aaron Watson's thirteenth studio album, and seventeenth album overall, since his debut in 2000. His last four studio albums have debuted in the top ten on the Billboard country album chart. To say that he is prolific as a writer and an artist is an understatement. Recorded just days before the COVID-19 shutdown, the 10 tracks take the listener on a journey of love, heartbreak, nostalgia, and pride.
The American music icon's 50th studio album celebrates women in country music. The album premieres thirteen new Loretta Lynn recordings, intimate and electrifying performances of a career-spanning selection of songs illuminating different aspects of her repertoire.
On August 20, 2020, the world lost an amazing light with the passing of Justin Townes Earle. He was a vibrant songwriter who could play the blues, country, and rock n roll all in the same song. In his short career, Justin released eight albums and one EP that all manage to sound classic and yet inventive. Justin's father, Steve Earle, pays tribute to his son by recording an album of songs written by Justin. The album consists of ten Justin Townes Earle songs as well as one song written by Steve Earle. It is a loving tribute to a loved son and beautiful songsmith who left this earth too early.
A career-changing album from musician and activist Jon Batiste celebrates Black American culture and music while exploring themes of lineage, authenticity, excellence, and evolution. This album is about honoring roots and traditions while looking forward to the future and constantly evolving.
Big Don's vocals are much more the focus. He's more of a storyteller ...--Zooglobble.~The second release from the children's hip-hop artist. It features original and high-energy fresh takes on a few children's classics and several fresh new tunes as well.
Seventeen primarily instrumental songs performed by well-known artists from the bluegrass, folk, and Americana genres. All of these tunes are newly discovered and previously unrecorded, original compositions of the late John Hartford, newgrass pioneer, and writer of the classic Gentle on My Mind. They convey a variety of styles within the acoustic music tradition, both traditional and progressive, and are sure to garner a wide listening audience.
Featuring a vibrant cast of characters, Groove Kid Nation touches upon jazz, blues, funk, and classic soul while transforming classic children's songs into fresh and fun tracks.
Features eleven songs, including singles 'Let Me Love You Like A Woman' and the title track.
From boundary-pushing koto musicians to experimental jazz virtuosi, Japanese music has long embraced all things avant-garde. This Rough guide highlights some of today's key innovators whose individualism challenges the conformist perception of Japan.