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Chris Ams

Rank #571 US New York, NY R&B/Soul / Jazz / Funk


Bio: Chris Ams is a Soul/R&B/Jazz vocalist and visual artist from the Detroit area. He is the frontman of The Drew Schultz Funk Machine, and has performed extensively across the midwest and New York area. Recently, the Funk Machine took the stage for a special tribute to Motown heavyweight guitarist... See Full Bio

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  • 2014

    Feb 14

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 6:30pm

    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Fri Feb 14 6:30pm


    Valentines Day at The Inkwell Cafe in Brooklyn with The Drew Schultz Funk Machine! Presented by the Prospect Lefferts Gardens Arts Society. Drew will be DJing after the show.

  • 2013

    Dec 5

    Detroit, MI, US | 8:00pm
    The Soul Studieux
    Detroit, MI, US
    Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:00pm


    Special guest on the Soul Studieux, an online radio show based in Detroit and hosted by DJ Jaci Caprice. We'll be talking about the Back to Class project, The Funk Machine and spinning some jams from the Back to Class album, featuring the Four Tops!

  • 2013

    Nov 21

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 7:00pm
    Buttermilk Bar
    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Thu Nov 21, 2013 7:00pm


    The Funk Machine will be throwing down all the old school Soul jams we know, and then Drew Schultz will be DJ'ing classic soul until the bar closes! It's gonna be a party!!

  • 2013

    Nov 16

    Detroit, MI, US | 7:00pm

    Detroit, MI, US
    Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:00pm


    Tribute to The Funk Brothers, live at the Northern Lights Lounge in Detroit MI! Appearing at the show will be original Funk Brothers guitarist Eddie Willis, whose playing has permeated countless hits by The Four Tops, Temptations, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, Mary Wells, Junior Walker & The All Stars, Gladys Knight & The Pips, The Jackson 5, The Spinners, The Isley Brothers, and many many more. 100% of the proceeds will go to benefit Eddie, who has struggled with the effects of polio for years. The show will include a question and answer session with Eddie, plus performances by Dennis Coffey, members of The Funk Brothers' touring band including Delbert Nelson, Robert Jones, Donna Curtain, Trenita Womack, Kenneth "Spider Webb" Rice, and Ralphe Armstrong, plus Cynthia Brown of Leilani Singers, The Drew Schultz Funk Machine, and more. Come and hear the history in Eddie's own words, plus a concert full of hits and deep cuts.

  • 2013

    Nov 8

    New York, NY, US | 1:00am

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Nov 08, 2013 1:00am


    The Funk Machine returns for our monthly late night set residency at The Bitter End, NYC! 1-3am the night of Friday, November 8th

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  • Drew Schultz (Artist) Drew Schultz
    Chris Ams!!!
  • Madbrikz (Artist) Madbrikz
    I love the way your music sounds, maybe you'd be up for a colab ? If so I just made my first R&B song called never change and I couldn't think of a second verse. Let me kno...
  • Dream Team Enterprise (Label) Dream Team Enterprise
    Hey pal, We love the music and we want to say congrats to that. Looks like you have some potential.. Thats obviously always a plus. Believe it or not, I'm actually a Intern...
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