Today’s Soul Birthdays – April 27

Ann Peebles - American singer and songwriter who gained celebrity for her Memphis soul albums of the 1970s for Hi Records. Two of her most popular songs are "I Can't Stand the Rain", which she wrote with her husband Don Bryant and radio broadcaster Bernie Miller, and "I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down". Cuba Gooding […]

Today’s Soul Birthdays – April 28

Too Short - American rapper and record producer. Too Short became famous in the West Coast hip hop scene in the late 80s, with lyrics often based on pimping and promiscuity, but also drug culture and street survival. Steve Khan - American jazz guitarist.

Neo Show Cypher Show Guest – Naneezy!

Wednesday, April 28TH Quash (Q-Man) and Regina come together to interview soul singer/songwriter NANEEZY! Take a listen to NANEEZY at: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCsZOkPXJ32ZmkBR8WdN14sw THE NEO SOUL CYPHER SHOW – Relaunched and Reimagined! 9pm ET, 8pm CT, 6pm PT ONLINE: https://neosoulcypher.com/live-streams-and-broadcasts/ Get the latest in Neo Soul and Classic Hip-Hop Music, Culture, Lifestyle and Community

Today’s Soul Birthdays – April 29

Duke Ellington - American composer, pianist, and leader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death over a career spanning more than six decades. Toots Thielmans - Belgian jazz musician. He was mostly known for his harmonica playing, as well as his guitar, whistling skills, and composing. Dave Valentin - American […]

Today’s Soul Birthdays – April 30

Tashan - American R&B Soul vocalist. Bobby Marchan - American rhythm and blues singer, songwriter, recording artist, bandleader, MC, and female impersonator.

Today’s Soul Birthday’s – May 3

James Brown - American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer, and bandleader. The central progenitor of funk music and a major figure of 20th-century music, he is often referred to by the honorific nicknames "Godfather of Soul", "Mr. Dynamite", and "Soul Brother No. 1".

Today’s Soul Birthdays – May 4

Nick Ashford - songwriting partner and later his wife, wrote some of Motown's biggest hits, like “Ain't No Mountain High Enough” and “Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing,” before they remade their careers as a recording and touring duo, died on Monday in New York City. Tyrone Davis - American blues and soul singer with […]

Today’s Soul Birthdays – May 5

Jheryl Busby - American recording company executive who was the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Motown Records. Johnnie Taylor - American recording artist and songwriter who performed a wide variety of genres, from blues, rhythm and blues, soul, and gospel to pop, doo-wop, and disco.

Neo Soul Cypher Show Guest! – Unkle Nephew

Wednesday, MAY 5TH Quash (Q-Man) and Regina come together to interview drummer/producer UNKLE NEPHEW! Take a listen to UNKLE NEPHEW at: https://open.spotify.com/track/0MF6woqPYPZU5lErcudThc?si=d7681080c0b2416c THE NEO SOUL CYPHER SHOW – Relaunched and Reimagined! 9pm ET, 8pm CT, 6pm PT ONLINE: https://neosoulcypher.com/live-streams-and-broadcasts/ Get the latest in Neo Soul and Classic Hip-Hop Music, Culture, Lifestyle and Community

Today’s Soul Birthdays – May 7

Jimmy Ruffin - American soul singer, and elder brother of David Ruffin of the Temptations. He had several hit records between the 1960s and 1980s, the most successful being the Top 10 hits "What Becomes of the Brokenhearted" and "Hold On".

Today’s Soul Birthdays – May 8

Phillip Bailey - American R&B, soul, gospel and funk singer, songwriter and percussionist, best known as an early member and one of the two lead singers of the band Earth, Wind & Fire. Noted for his four-octave vocal range and distinctive falsetto register, Bailey has won seven Grammy Awards.