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Sounds Like: Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind & Fire, Prince, Quincy Jones, The Doobie Brothers
Label: Choir Boy Productions
Composer, keyboardist and multi-instrumentalist Alvin Clayton Pope named his 2008 independently released debut CD Rise of the Phoenix—but that was just the start of an exciting solo career which reaches even greater creative heights on his upcoming release Soul of Man. Unlike many urban cont...See Full Bio
“Perfectly fitting into the realm of smooth yet funky, contemporary urban jazz, Alvin Pope’s delightfully infectious second CD, Soul of Man is also a unique adventure that takes us back to the heyday of old school R&B, the silky cool Quiet Storm era and off on an unexpected jaunt to Brazil for Jobim’s “One Note Samba”. While Pope is the primary artist (playing guitar, sax and keys), producer and composer, one of his great strengths is letting the amazing talent around him shine like his musical hero Quincy Jones always does. Diversity is a quality that is not always appreciated in a musical world where radio formats and iTunes categories demand strict genre classification. That just makes the transcendently cool Soul of Man all the better. One of the most satisfying independent releases of the year.”