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Deniece Williams: Classic Soul 1976 Interview

2021 Introduction: A two-time inductee into The SoulMusic Hall Of Fame in the categories ‘Female Artist’ and ‘Lifetime Achievement,’ Deniece Williams is one of the semi-finalists for her timeless track, “Free” in the ‘Classic Soul Single’ category. In 1976, her recording career was just getting started as David Nathan discovered…

DENIECE WILLIAMS: Free – The Columbia / Arc Recordings 1976-1988, 8CD Box Set (SoulMusic Records)

Timed to celebrated the June 3rd birthday of Deniece Williams, one of our 2021 SoulMusic Hall Of Fame Lifetime Achievement Awardees, SoulMusic Records presents "Free - The Columbia / Arc Recordings 1976-1988," an 8CD box set due for release at the end of this month...

EARTH, WIND & FIRE: Classic Soul 1977 Interview

2021 Introduction: Legendary supergroup Earth, Wind & Fire celebrate three recent inductions into The SoulMusic Hall Of Fame via popular vote online with the group’s “September” (Classic Soul Single), renowned keyboardist Larry Dunn in the “Instrumentalist/Musician” category and the group’s creator Maurice White in the ‘Producer’ category. We look back at EW&F’s journey in this 1977 in person interview with Verdine White…

The Emotions: Classic Soul 1979 Interview

2021 Introduction: Recently inducted into The SoulMusic Hall Of Fame in the ‘R&B Pioneer’ category (in addition to their previous inductions in the Lifetime Achievement, Group and ‘Classic Soul Single-“Best Of My Love” categories), The Emotions were more than happy to share in a 1979 interview with SoulMusic.com founder David Nathan about their collaboration with Earth, Wind & Fire on the now-classic “Boogie Wonderland” and more