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Month: October 2010

Interview

YouKnowIGotSoul Interview With Faith Evans

YouKnowIGotSoul was fortunate to chat with one of the most talented female singers in r&b who has been on top of her game for 15 years now, the beautiful Faith Evans. Not only is she an amazing talent, but as…

Lost Soul: Al B. Sure "Off On Your Own (Girl)"

Admittedly, this is a bit before my time, but I’ve still grown to admire Al’s music the more I’ve heard of him. I can also appreciate the fact that it was him that introduced us to such acts as Faith…

New Music: Aion Clarke “I’m Coming” (Produced by Bryan-Michael Cox)

“Another B. Cox joint!” Love it when I hear a song start out like that. Aion is Cox’s new artist out of Toronto and this is the first single from their “Bryan-Michael Cox & Aion Clarke Present: The Leaks.” This…

Editor Pick: Mya "How You Gonna Tell Me" (Written by Kandi)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/960.mp3] Another gem written by Kandi, this one appearing on Mya’s sophomore album “Fear of Flying” in 2000.

Editor Pick: Alicia Keys “Jane Doe” featuring Kandi (Written by Kandi)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/959.mp3] Besides being a very accomplished singer as part of the group Xscape and also as a solo artist, Kandi is a very talented writer. In fact, she was the first African-American woman in history to win the ASCAP “Songwriter…

Editor Pick: Kandi “I Won’t Bite My Tongue”

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/957.mp3] Here’s a personal favorite of mine from her debut album “Hey Kandi” from 2000. Obviously, it’s not too flattering to whatever male she is referring to in the lyrics!

Classic Vibes

Classic Vibe: Kandi "Don’t Think I’m Not" (2000)

Lead single from her debut solo album “Hey Kandi” back in 2000.

New Video: Kandi "Leave U"

Kandi’s new album “Kandi Koated” will be in stores December 14th.

New Joint: Static Major "You Saved My Life" (Kieran Demo)

This is the demo of the song he wrote for Kieran’s debut album.

Olivia and Vaughn Anthony Live Footage from Artist Showcase at Secret Lounge in NYC 10/26/10

On 10/26/10 I attended an artist showcase at Secret Lounge in NYC which featured performances from Olivia and Vaughn Anthony. As you can see from the pictures and footage, the lighting and crowd wasn’t ideal for filming, but I did…