Archive for Lou Rawls


Posted in A tribute to crooners with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 28, 2009 by lightcandy

Hey there! Welcome and thanks for visiting:) I’ve included tributes to divas, duets, b sides and more! I also haveΒ  featured music from my forthcoming album “The Anticipation Of R&B”.Β  Take a tour around the site and leave your comments. Sit back, relax, grab a snack and enjoy…

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Teddy Pendergrass… electric, sexy and passionate


Luther Vandross… wonderful vocal control, smoothness extraordinaire, charismatic performer

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Nat King Cole… pioneer of sultry vocals, magnetic persona and supreme vocal delivery

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Jeffrey Osborne… soulful delivery, great stage presence and wonderful full tone

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Lenny Williams… One the best R&B love songs ever sang, dripping passion and killer falsetto

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Lionel Richie… incredible songwriter, unique vocal interpretation, classic R&B icon

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Donny Hathaway…gorgeous vocal tone, so much power and presence in his songs, R&B legend

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Lou Rawls… one of the sexiest deep tones around, classy and oozing soul

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Babyface… prolific songwriter, modern day crooner with a tender vocal approach

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Michael Buble… reminiscent of Frank Sinatra, ultra smooth vocals with a delicate interpretation

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Barry White… one of the most sultry baritones in R&B, big sexy and soul to the core


Michael Jackson… Mike was everything! Dynamite performer, King of Pop and the ultimate crooner…

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Harry Connick Jr. … One of my favorite modern day jazz crooners, great feel for music, signature sound

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Maxwell… umph ( need I say more?) ha ha, major sex appeal, silky vocals with a melting speaking voice

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Johnny Gill… power house vocals, works the ladies and puts on a growling vocal clinic

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Freddy Jackson…great song, great artist, ballad crooner extraordinaire

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Marvin Gaye… one of the most elegant yet gutsy voices of our time, splendid talent with sex appeal to match

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Musiq Soulchild… amazing falsetto, sexy, unique vocals… beautiful interpretation of music

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Usher… super talented, fabulous vocal range and entertainer delight

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D’angelo… simply divine vocal arrangements, a sound all his own, talented musician ( did I mention sexy as ___?)


Joe… one of the smoothest , sexiest and beautiful R&B voices around


John Mayor…butter vocals, unique sound, fantastic songwriter and musician

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Raphael Saadiq… his talent continues to grow… lovin’ the funk, innovation and nostalgia