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Now Playing: The APX: “Your Touch” Feat. Mink Slide

Funk group The APX has joined forces with the group Mink Slide to present a funky single called “Your Touch", from the new album Amplified Experiment.

Now Playing/Visuals: The Hamiltones: “Pieces”

Let the single "Pieces", from The HamilTones caress your ears. You may know The HamilTones as the trio that sings background vocals for Anthony Hamilton and burn down the place every time. After being featured on three Grammy-nominated projects in the past year [Tori Kelly, PJ Morton, Jonathan McReynolds], the group has arrived with highly-anticipated music of its own.

Now Playing/Visuals: Brian McKnight: “When I’m Gone”

After two and half decades Brian McKnight's pen is still in full effect. Check out the visuals for "When I'm Gone"-- a love song dedicated to his wife.

#NowPlaying “I Can’t Help It” Mike Blankenship feat. Sy Smith

#Growns check out this funky and fresh new take on the MJ, Stevie penned classic "I Can't Help It" from pianist/keyboardist Mike Blankenship feat. vocalist extraordinaire Sy Smith.

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Morris Day and Sheila E. Bring the Funk to Kiss 104.1 Flashback Festival

The Kiss 104.1 Flashback Festival is always a good time for Growns who are "Old School For Life."

Now Playing: Alexis Roberts: “Deeper”

"Deeper" is the first single from Atlanta-based singer/songwriter/guitarist Alexis Roberts' forthcoming solo EP. If you've been following new R&B artists such Bryson Tiller, H.E.R. and others, you'll find the sound and style of "Deeper" familiar. Check it out and tell us what you think.

The Royale Podcast(Inside The Play)

The Grown Folks Music Podcast Team has ventured into some new territory. Check out this very special limited run podcast series for The Royale a play by Marco Ramirez loosely based on heavyweight champion Jack Johnson.

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Music News/New Music: Dionne Warwick: She’s Back

Growns, the legend, Ms. Dionne Warwick is back with a new album titled She’s Back.

GFM Spotlight Interview: Leela James Talks Edgy New Music & Creative Freedom

Grown Folks Music chatted with Leela James about stepping outside of her usual soul lane that she is known for and joining forces with a band called The Truth to present what they are dubbing Swag Rock Soul on their new EP Are You Ready.

After 7 Years, Al Green Brings Home Grown Soul to Atlanta with Special Guests, The War and Treaty!

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Grammy winner and soul standard Reverend Al green performed at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta on Friday, May 3 to a full and diverse audience. 

Smartly outfitted in a tuxedo and his mega-watt smile, he handed out several roses as he serenaded the crowd with his classic songs like "For the Good Times, "Let's Stay Together", "Tired Of Being Alone", Still In Love With You", "Love And Happiness" and more.

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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.

Now Playing/Visuals: Jon B.: “Understand” Feat. Donell Jones

"It's Jon B. and Donell Jones, Baby." Enjoy "Understand", the new single from Jon B. featuring Donell Jones.

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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.

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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.

GFM Spotlight Interview #SoulfulSaturday: Freddie Jackson Talks Soulful Upbringing, Inspiring Health Journey, & Love Signals

R&B Legend Freddie Jackson chats it up with Grown Folks Music. Check out our interview with him, right here!

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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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Jazz 91.9 WCLK Presents Patti LaBelle with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for 45th Anniversary Benefit Concert

At the Atlanta Symphony Hall, beloved legend and Grammy winner, Pattie LaBelle made Jazz 91.9 WCLK’s 45th Anniversary a night to remember. Catch some of the highlight photos from that performance.

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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.

#SoulfulSaturday/Now Playing: “Find My Way” Freddie Jackson

Off his 2018 release "Love Signals", Freddie Jackson Finds His Way Back with this new single, and winning sound! Get Into It!