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“Lending a skilled ear to fantastic song crafting, creating tracks that meld R&B with elements of rock in perfect harmony, and backed by the skillful producing hand of Willie Stone, Mel Alston Jr. is perhaps overdue for major success; this album one deservedly puts him over the top.”

“With soft beats and smooth rhythm, Alston has his audience in a dream of passion and the true meaning of love.”

“Singer/songwriter Mel Alston Jr.has such an intense passion for his city of brotherly love's musical vibe and has decided to go beyond standard genre boundaries and create his own sound which is best described as a fusion of soul, rock and R&B”

“Here I introduce you to Mel Alston Jr. This young R&B singer has recently released a 14 track album titled Waking Up Vol. 1, and all I can say it is really worth listening to it! If you like R&B and Soul you will definitely enjoy this album”

“Philadelphia-based singer Mel Alston Jr. has made a name for himself in the east coast music scene, performing at dozens of venues in the tri-state area with his brand of soulful, throwback R&B”