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Blues, R&B

Straight ahead "Blues" and groups performing R&B more contemporary styles.

Featured Blues, R&B

Indigo Soul
Indigo Soul

From sweet, sultry grooves to high-energy funk,   Indigo Soul  delivers R&B/soul music in a way that is creative, contemporary and oh-so-cool. The group also brings   soul   to funky pop/rock and jazz standards.  The world class band members have performed with such legendary artists as Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight, Jeffrey Osborne, Michael McDonald, Patti Austin, Ella Fitzgerald and Mel Tormé, to name a few. See why so many discriminating listeners have chosen them for their events. ...

Duke of Earl
Duke of Earl

Dubbed "the soulful singing champion of romantic music," Earl has been a touring and recording vocalist for more than two decades. The Detroit native is regularly featured with South African jazz guitarist Jonathan Butler. His recording credits include Boney James and Ray Charles, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, Quincy Jones and gospel greats Andre Crouche, Take 6, The Winans, Howard Smith and Vanessa Bell-Armstrong. Earl's interactive and engaging voice has fast become one of City Connection's most popular vocalists. You have probably heard his voice hundreds of ...

Nic Jackson
Nic Jackson

Whether it's singing his own material, sign for other people, composing at the piano, or acting on a Hollywood set, Nic is consummate  professional.  He continuously gives his all to being as real as the music that he performs.  His ultimate goal is touching generations of listeners with his world and seeing his hits played long after their first release. Awards & Accomplishments: National Mazda commercial, renowned Montreuz Jazz Festival in Switzerland. He has performed with Stevie Wonder, Fame, Mint Conditioned Blackstreet to mention a few.

Motor City Magic
Motor City Magic

Motor City Magic - Relive The Memories MCM is an R&B, Soul Tribute to all the outstanding male and female groups of te 60's and 70's.  With 25 plus years of experience this versatile party/show group can format performances for sit down audiences or even drive your dance party all night.  The group's first ever engagement was the surprise 50th birthday party of Berry Gordy Jr, the founder of Motown Records.  This successful performance launched them into the national spotlight with follow-up performances for the ...

Uptown Magic- Motown to Current Hits
Uptown Magic- Motown to Current Hits

Uptown Magic  is a dance and show band that plays hits from the Motown 50's to current hits of today.  Available with a full band OR backing tracks. Here's what people are saying... OMG these guys are amazing.  Just when you're wondering what would they sound like covering a Bruno Mars tune, they break into awesome harmony.  I love these guys. Now I know what my parents experienced back in the day, yet they cover current music as well.  This group is ...

Arthur Adams
Arthur Adams

Arthur Adams is a modern blues master who has emerged from hits roots in Tennessee as a versatile powerhouse ready to conquer any stage that lies in his path. He plays guitar like a rampaging freight train, sings like a soulful angel, and brings as much fiery intensity to his relentless attack as your discriminating ears can digest. Onstage, Arthur radiates energy. As he fires off stunning, rapid-fire solos, he seldom pauses in one spot for too long, exuding the ambience to win unwavering endearment from ...

Shawn Jones
Shawn Jones

Shawn Jones is the epitome of American Roots/Rock music. He has proven over time that he has an international appeal. He is true to form of his influences, spanning from all the greats in Rock, Rhythm & Blues, Jazz & Country. His father raised him on Hank Williams, and he grew up in the outskirts of Los Angeles, where he learned from experience how to play and sing the blues. Since his late teens, Shawn has been working away, at times in excess of 200 dates ...

Visa
Visa

This exciting group featuring Mica & Vince Corey has diversity beyond belief.  From Old School to the latest Hits of today along with personality and interaction with their audience they'll be a sure crowd pleaser.  Backed by some of CCE's seasoned pros there isn't much they can't cover.   With Mica's vocal style  deeply rooted in Soul and R&B; She has worked with a medley of artists from Jonathan Butler, Chante Moore, Aaron Hall (of Guy) , Alexander O’neil, Ollie Woodson , Mikki Bleu, The ...

The Zippers
The Zippers

Since their beginning as champions on Ed McMahon's Star Search, the Zippers have become America's Favorite Corporate Entertainment. With the option of adding three horns to create an amazing 5-piece horn section, this newly expanded super group is a knockout for even the largest of events. The Zippers' show is an exciting combination of classic rock and R&B, Motown and disco, swing and standards, plus all of the most up-to-date dance music. They are flashy, energetic, funny, and guaranteed to make you want to dance all ...

AKNU
AKNU

AKNU is a phenomenal high-energy trio of brothers with astonishing moves and incredible vocal talent performing original material and popular hits.  With performances that showcase their extraordinary vocals and mesmerizing dance moves, AKNU brings their spectacular live performances to audiences of all ages around the globe. AKNU has been featured on MTV and in Vogue Italia, Ebony, and Vanity Fair, among many others. A recent performance on The X Factor earned accolades from all three judges, including the notoriously critical Simon Cowell. Look out ...