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GFM Spotlight Interview: Rahsaan Patterson Talks Heroes & Gods & Luther Vandross

This month Rahsaan Patterson will release Heroes and Gods, his first new album in eight years, on Shanachie Entertainment. He talked with us about the new music, his musical hero Luther Vandross and lessons of life he'd tell his younger self.

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GFM Spotlight Interview: Taryll Jackson Talks New Solo Music & Performance & Defending MJ’s Legacy

During our conversation Taryll Jackson spoke about his new solo music, 3T, the foundation created in his mother's honor and lastly, Jackson shared his feelings about Leaving Neverland, the documentary about his uncle Michael. Click the link and listen.

The Bonfyre

The Bonfyre Talks Signing to L.A. Reid’s Music Label, ATL & P!nk Comparisons

You may not know The Bonfyre by name, but chances are you've already heard her music. She is signed to hit maker and executive L.A. Reid's new music label called Hitco, and her single "Automatic" is in regular rotation on urban adult contemporary stations. Read and enjoy our interview with this young new artist.

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Kenny Lattimore Talks Change of Heart about Unsung & More to Love Contest

Grown Folks Music spoke with Kenny Lattimore about what made him change his mind about appearing on Unsung-- something he told us in a prior interview that he wouldn't do-- and the contest he and TV One are running to celebrate love. Read below and enjoy. The episode airs April 14, 9/8C on TV One.

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GFM Spotlight Interview: Casey J Talks The Gathering & Intention in Creativity

We chatted with gospel music artist Casey J about her sophomore album, The Gathering, her podcast, and why having God's trust is her standard as a creative and a worship leader. Read and enjoy.

GFM Spotlight Interview: Royal KhaoZ Talks Reggae Fusion & Organic Growth

Emerging reggae fusion band Royal KhaoZ stopped by for a chat. We talked about what the band plans to bring to the genre of reggae, how it promotes and showcases other emerging artists and you know we got the band's definition of Grown Folks Music.

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GFM Spotlight Interview: Anthony David Talks Bill Withers Tribute Album

Singer-songwriter Anthony David talks about his soon to be released tribute album to Bill Withers and why it's important to pay homage to the greats while they are alive.

Peabo Bryson

GFM Spotlight Interview: Peabo Bryson Talks New Album, Aretha Franklin, Sade & Disney

Peabo Bryson talks about putting his new album, Stand For Love, in the hands of musical masters Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, memories of his good friend Aretha Franklin, his wildly successful Disney theme songs and why he won't leave the music business any time soon.

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GFM Spotlight Interview: Jeffrey Osborne Talks New Album, New Edition & Missed Duet with Aretha Franklin

Jeffrey Osborne talks creating a new R&B album after 13 years, hearing his music throughout The New Edition Story and missing an opportunity to do a duet with former label mate Aretha Franklin.

Harmony Samuels

GFM Spotlight Interview: Harmony Samuels Talks Producing Music & Coaching Artists

Harmony Samuels talks about his process as a music producer for some of the biggest names in the industry, serving as a coach and sometimes a "therapist" to artists and the power of being told "yes" or "no". Listen and enjoy.