LOTLRADIO THE QUIET STORM

LOTL-Radio The Comfort Zone

×  

Follow This Show

Stay in the know about new episodes and updates.
Insightful interviews With Real Artist Real Music . With Your host The Teddy Bear

Upcoming Broadcasts

TANK. Debuts new single' If You Were Mine' from his new EP " IF YOU WERE MINE ' Tank came out on the other side with that "story"—his sixth full-length solo album, Stronger [Atlantic Records]. In between releasing Three Kings and touring, he spent the better part of 2013 building his latest body of work. Whether he was on a plane, in hotel rooms, or at home in Los Angeles, he completely submersed himself in the creative process. Tank also found an inspiring collaborator in the iconic Jerry "Wonder" Duplessis [The Fugees, Shakira, Miguel]. While in Jerry's NYC studio one night, the pair simply clicked. "He's everything I thought he would be," Tank goes on. "He's a musician's producer. He can take these musical elements and make them absolutely fly. We wanted to make something that felt retro and part of the future all at the same time. I needed that inspiration from him." The lead single "You're My Star," which was produced by Tank himself, shines a bright light on that kind of affection. After a dreamy intro, an upbeat swing gives way to handclaps and horns as Tank delivers one of his most infectious hooks to date. Originally inspired by the bass line from Michael Jackson's "This Place Hotel", it's a swaggering anthem punctuated by powerful falsetto and live instrumentation. "I needed to say it the way a woman loves to hear it and how she probably hasn't heard it in a long time," he smiles. "This is dedicated to my star. Nobody talks like that anymore. Nobody's poetic. Nobody's romantic. I've got to reintroduce that style." Also on the album, "Dance With Me" immediately incites movement with its soulful singing and up-tempo bounce. Tank continues, "It's about having fun again. You're
Reminder Edit Reminder

On-Demand Episodes

Jonathan Winstead-award-winning songwriter, producer, arranger, pianist, and R&B/soul vocalist. ******************************************************* A native of Nashville, Tenn. ("The Music City") and founder and owner of One Staj Music... more

Reynolds is most widely known as former lead guitarist and vocalist with the legendary Earth.Wind & Fire During that era, Reynolds also recorded with the group Chicago. His tenure with Earth, Wind & Fire lasted 14 years. Reynolds... more

As her success grew, she found herself on the fast track. One thing led to another and Deniece became a backup vocalist for Stevie Wonder as part of ?Wonderlove.? in the early 1970s. It was an exciting time and she experienced... more

There's no denying that the facets of music have vastly evolved over recent years. It wasn't long ago that collaborations between your favorite artists were limited to disaster relief efforts. Since then, a division of East vs. West coast no... more

LOTL-RADIO WELCOMES RAHSAAN PAATERSON & SoSo Def Recording artist Dondria Dondria Nicole Fields never had to send a demo tape to an A&R. She never stood in line to audition for ?American Idol,? nor has she ever... more

GRAMMY® NOMINATED SOUL JAZZ VOCAL SENSATION GREGORY PORTER'S BE GOOD CONTINUES TO EARN RAVE REVIEWS IN THE U.S. AND ABROAD Sophomore Release Holds Strong on Jazz Charts on iTunes,... more

The Raye 6 sound is futuristic, often lifting and blasting you into space." Raye 6 is not only defined by talent and beauty. Many have wondered and some have fantasized what a female version of Prince would be like, even Prince tried to... more

Hendryx was born on October 9, 1944, in Trenton, New Jersey, and by the time she was 18 she had joined the Del Capris, a "girl group" based in Philadelphia. Soon after, she joined the Ordettes, where she met Patricia Holt, who became... more

Amidst and industry filled with entertainers, Pop/Rock/R&B singer Tara King stands out amongst the crowd. Tara King is a singer/songwriter and fashion designer born in Kansas and raised in Southern California. She blends the... more

Kirby Maurier's undeniable voice and personality are only the beginning traits of an extraordinarily gifted songstress. More than just a pretty voice, Kirby conveys a sense of intensity seldom found in original talent. A truly gifted songwriter and... more
Show Extras

Comments

 comments