Tag Archive: R&B

Nov 17

[review + interview] From Scientist to Songstress: In Mio Soul's Skin

Tokyo-born songwriter Mio Soul makes her debut with In My Skin.  The EP contains the heavy drum beats and smooth melodies of contemporary R&B with flavors of pop, dance, and jazz.  Simple yet candid, the lyrics are in English, except for the rap in “Let’s Party” where Mio effortlessly flows in and out of her …

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Aug 01

[photo] Chemistry @ Otakon 2011

Set List Go Alone TOGETHER merry-go-round Wings of words This Night Life goes on Shawty Period Independence Keep your Love Official Chemistry Website – http://www.chemistryclub.net/ [svgallery name="chemistry2011"]

Apr 15

[press release] CHEMISTRY & Synergy to Make U.S. Debut at Otakon 2011

Baltimore, MD (April 14, 2011) – CHEMISTRY, with an amazing six #1 albums on the Oricon National Charts, along with 4 person dance group Synergy are making their U.S. debut this summer at Otakon 2011 July 29-31 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore MD. Recent anime songs by CHEMISTRY include “Period” for Fullmetal Alchemist: …

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Jun 21

[press release] Ken Hirai to Play Two Shows at B.B. King Blues Club

15th Anniversary Special!! Vol.3 – Ken’s Bar N.Y. Ken Hirai is a Japanese R&B and pop singer. His soulful voice and unconventional looks won him fans following his debut in 1992. Since his debut, Hirai has worked as a model, actor, composer, lyricist, singer, and spokesperson. During his career, Hirai has sold close to 14 …

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Jan 15

[review] Namie Amuro: Past < Future

Here’s the good news about Past < Future: It’s much better than Queen of Hip-Pop and Play. While the former was mumbly and dull, and the latter tended toward loud and cluttered, Namie Amuro’s ninth album sounds refreshingly clean and energetic. “Love Game” delivers a hard urban groove without any distracting frills. The hamony in …

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