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ALL THIS GREAT MUSIC ... Please visit the music channels of the elite music makers whose music is shared in my Soundcloud playlists. Settings on all playlists do not allow downloading of any tracks. I am an avid music listener since the late 60s ... my music trail is long and wide. At one time I was sharing 6700+ songs in my 35 music playlists ... being able to enjoy the music in my playlists is considered a gift. I have playlists on Rhythm Channel One Channel on You Tube, MySpace and Soundcloud. My playlists tend to be long, varietal and multi-genre. I encourage you to visit the music profiles of the artists to discover more and support. I COULD NEVER BUY IT ALL AND I CAN NEVER SHARE IT ALL: If I could buy my playlists today, I'd love to buy them all to ensure I could preserve the listening experience I enjoy. Speaking of buying music through social media, MySpace 1 had a feature allowing members to buy their playlists. I thought it was a terrific revenue generation vehicle but it went away. My long playlists are reflective of my never wanting the music to end. I like them to play all night, or all day sometimes. I have been on a remarkable music journey with You Tube, Soundcloud and MySpace. The music and artistry streams I am discovering are like bearing witness to a music making renaissance in effect. Nothing short of inspiring and impressive to experience so many what I call Platinum Megahertz artistry streams. One artist's stream leads to another and it's mind-boggling to discover on a daily basis that so much great talent and music exists. Listening pleasure.

THE BUSINESS OF BEING AN ARTIST: Making music is wonderful. Making music that people like and will pay for to enjoy is another ball game. It's a privilege having natural talents and acumens for music. My dad worked in music distribution for Chess Records and I grew up pretty close-up on some of the best singers, songwriters, and musicians from a young age. I also saw how the business side of music worked - music was bought then. Even record stores bought records in order to sell them, there were often returns, but it was under crazy-control in those days. Radio promotion tied seamlessly with television and print advertising plus on-the-road promotion sold records, generated audience appeal and packed concert venues and stars were made. These days one track on the right Web in the right clique can generate a small fortune of paid downloads to an independent producer with no label affiliation, straight artist to the market transactions. The more independent artists who define their presence, create revenue generating webs for themselves and engage their audiences in whatever ways they can, the better. Staying inspired and becoming better creators is most important as I believe it all starts with great artistry - the Web opened that door and that's it, bottom line, having the talent, and the good sense to handle your business. Companies and independents will work things out, record companies will always make stars, and every day a new star is born. The reason I believe the record business can rebound bigger and better than ever before is that I see how much great artistry there is. Artistry is well. When the dust settles years down the road, things will be different, deals will have to be different. New day, new way.

ARE MY PLAYLISTS GOING AWAY? Quite possibly they won't remain free, and may live under subscribtion service(s) in the future. Business Intuition reported in May that legislation is being written and the conglomerates have intentions to vigorously and tirelessly litigate to have as much of it made into law as possible for a major rehaul of music sharing and streaming on the Internet. As for ISPs there would be layers of compliance for clients who are "uploading" digital music files to the Internet involving a process of stricter copyright ownership disclosure for music files being uploaded to client directories. As is usually the case people change when the environment changes, when access changes. The needed changes are pretty straight forward, downloading is up, paid downloading is down, streaming was down in 2013 for the first time in history. The free convert and download webs may go away, necessarily a needed change because the way copyrighted music is currently downloaded and shared across the Web is too free and porous. Proposed legislation will ask for added layers of compliance regarding "digital music files" sent across the Web, even via e-mail, as well as digital music files added and housed in public internet directories. A paper trail it is hoped, will discourage piracy. With new laws, regulation and oversight the percentages of paid suscribers will go up as avenues for and methods of pirate downloading become fewer and "uploading and housing music files" on the Internet becomes more problematic.

THE PUBLIC HAS A RIGHT to share music but planned protocols will likely call for a sharing of links and not files over public webspace unless you want a paper trail. Rather than sending the actual file to 20 people via email, the public will be incentivized to share a link to download or listen rather than the actual file because a record of digital file embeds and attachment transfers will be flagged and reported through e-mail filtering as a requirement of law. Just knowing the oversight is there will encourage a lot of people to share links and not files. These kinds of behavior distinctions are what is sought by creating new laws, following what I am sure will be a lengthy litigation period to sort out the facts and apply equitable reasoning, with a big part of the goal being finding ways to allow the public to continue enjoying and sharing music online.

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For Your Eyes Only vocal arrangements and background harmonies on this lovely London Starlight Orchestra version of the theme music
from the movie For Your Eyes Only. This version features pan flute performances by Gheorghe Zamfir and Dana Dragonir. Video.

Melt Down - snippet of cover of "Good Moments" produced by Patrick Bergeron ... aka DJ Creath.

Smile Singing harmony with Michael with original background vocal arrangements on the lovely lovely "Smile" ... Video

You Hold My Heart. recorded to the lovely orchestrated ambient chillout track, "In Reel Life (Evolution II)" by The Cinematic Orchestra. Video.

Say Wha ... 2:22 of a cover of The Message (Instrumental), produced by Dre. Video

Sensuality In Me Jazz vocal cover of a smooth r&b guitar track by coffeebreakgrooves

Stay background vocal arrangement cover of Pauline Wilson's version. Video

Time For Love original cover song written to the stunning "Views From The Darkness" soundtrack music composed by Takai. Video

If I Let You Know original cover song written to the instrumental track Lucky on the Korean TV Drama Series Boys Over Flowers OST.
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Open Your Heart Cover of the very pretty pop/electronic "Akamacon" music composed by Takai. Beautiful music.Video

Feel It All Around vocal cover version on the ambient Feel It All Around track produced by Washed Out. Video

4-Up Cover Sampler four r&b covers I recorded on tracks produced by guitarist and music mentor Marlo Henderson. Video

Get Your Love The tag of my working cover on a lovely smooth emotion/electronic/r&b track composed by Takai. Video

You Turn Me Around original cover of the romantic smoothie "Taralkor Dynamics," composed by Takai Dig this track so much. Video

Wantin' Some U + Heart & Soul two covers I recorded on r&b tracks produced by Bradley Mcintosh. Video

I'm Watchin' You background vocal textures and hook from a cover of this bumpin' Crystal Heart Mix of Heart of Wax, recorded by Vanessa Daou. Video



What The World Needs Now singing harmonies with Luther with original background vocals on this beautiful ...
beautiful song with a poignant message in these turbulent times. Video

Midst of A Dream 1:28 of my cover of the beautiful electronic ballad, Dreams In The Rain, produced by Takai. Video

Where You Are Singing lead harmony and background vocal arrangements on this beautiful favorite. Video

It's Time 1:44 of my cover of Beyond Time (Ambient Edit), by Blank & Jones. Video

Time Out for Love Genre merge cover of smoothsoul r&b x chillwave ambient soundart.
Track produced by Manom Project producer, soundart composer Zoran Petrnelj. Video

Chase of the Heart, cover of a mad r&b track produced by guitarist Marlo Henderson. Video

Sideways In Love 1:37 of my cover of Eso es by artist Viggo. Video

Dos Corazones a bit of my cover of Broken Glass a r&b bumper produced by Takai. Video

Yesterday Once More snippet of the background vocal I recorded with this classic track by The Carpenters.

A Reason Why snippet of my cover of a very touching electronic ballad produced by Takai. Video

Find Your Way, cover of the beautiful Colour of My Love, song, written by David Foster. Video

Danger, cover of Energy Barrier another smokin' r&b track produced by Takai. Video

How Do I Begin (To Say Goodbye), the tag of my cover of the beautiful chillout lounge "Chill Mix" of the Lost In The Sea track. Video

Deep Blue Sea cover of the splendid smooth ambient jazz music of composer Nicolas Bulostin, founder of Aqualise,
dedicated to spreading awareness about protecting and conserving the Planet's oceans for future generations. The track is "Beauty Beneath the Waves." Video.



Walk On By, jazz vocal cover of a reharmonization cover by producer Derrick Williams. Video

Free Your Mind, cover of a jazzy r&b track produced by Marlo Henderson. Video

Beautiful Girl, background vocal cover, Michael Jackson version. Video

Crystal Light, cover of the dreamy Longing For Crystal Light electronic ballad produced by Takai./a> Video

Gone Too Soon, harmony vocal cover of Michael Jackson's version. Video

Time To Say Goodbye, cover of a smooth r&b ballad produced by guitarist Marlo Henderson. Video

Heart and Soul, original cover of a beautiful r&b instrumental track produced by Bradley McIntosh. Video

Heartrise, cover of the Ice 7 r&b track produced by Takai. Video

I Will Always Love You, harmony vocal cover of Whitney Houston's version. Video

Big Boy, 1:22 of a harmony cover of Big Boy, Michael Jackson's version.

It's Called Love, cover of the piano instrumental ballad Letting Go, produced by Roy Todd. Video

Acapulco, jazz vocal cover of Acapulco by newage jazz group Jazeboo. Video

Love Will Find A Way, vocal cover of instrumental version of Old Friend,
produced by composer Kenny Gamble for Phyllis Hyman. Video

Talk To Me, background vocals on demo r&b track produced for Keith Washington.



Love In The Making, cover of electronic ballad produced by Takai. Video

Wantin' Some You, cover of r&b instrumental track produced by Bradley McIntosh. Video

Lovin' You - Beginning To End, cover of r&b track produced by Marlo Henderson.

Make My Heart, background vocal cover of Newoaknl's 'Gametime' Video remix.

Never Ending Hope, cover of a beautiful electronic ballad produced by Takai. Video

One More Chance, background vocal arrangements and harmonies on the pretty Michael Jackson version.

The Love Too Good To Last, background vocal cover of Phyllis Hyman version. Video

There He Goes Again ... cover version of Feel It All Around by Washed Out ... Video

Play With Your Heart, original cover version of r&b instrumental track produced by Dizz, over at Dizzla D Music. Video

Love Won't Wait For Love, co-written with producer Sigidi, released on the S.O.S. Band's 1st RIAA certified double-platinum selling LP S.O.S. Band.

Your Love, It's The One For Me, co-written with producer/arranger Gene Dozier, released on the 3rd Gold RIAA Certified LP S.O.S. III.



Steppin The Stones, song co-written with producer/arranger Gene Dozier, released on the S.O.S. Band's 4th gold RIAA certified LP On The Rise.

You're Right, 2:04 of my demo of an original cover of a jazzed-up r&b track produced by guitar legend Marlo Henderson. Video

Here I Am. Harmony vocal arrangements on the 4MEN and Mi version from OST for the Korean Drama Series Secret Garden.

Somebody Already Broke My Heart, background vocal cover of Sade version.

Sogno Ancora Di Amore (Dreaming of Love Again), jazz vocal cover of Lullaby by Diego Baiardi and Antonio Crepax. Video

The Untouched Love, cover of pop/r&b ballad produced by guitarist Marlo Henderson. Video

It's A Dream For You And Me, cover of r&b track produced by Takai. Video

That's How Heartaches Are Made Harmony vocal arrangements on the lovely classic soul ballad
written by Bob Halley and Ben Raleigh, this is the Bette Midler version.

Watch My Body Work, 1:57 of a cover of a latinish r&b track produced by Marlo Henderson. Video


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Harmony Cover of the 4MEN feat. Mi Version of
Here I Am

from the Official Sountrack for the Korean TV Drama Series
Secret Garden