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Sounds Like: Donny Hathaway, David Ruffen, Isaac Hayes, Johnny Taylor, Michael Henderson, Billy Paul Label: Independent For Booking Contact: Ms Constance Quigley, 541-961-46824 Michael Egleton, Sou... more
Sounds Like: Donny Hathaway, David Ruffen, Isaac Hayes, Johnny Taylor, Michael Henderson, Billy Paul Label: Independent For Booking Contact: Ms Constance Quigley, 541-961-46824 Michael Egleton, Soul, Jazz and Blues artist, Latest Release: That's Alright the Rewind, Independent This is a fresh new sound with an old flare, innovative techniques and style, best describes Michael Egleton and his music. It's simple, yet mature. Nothing too complicated. A straight to the point sound that's refreshing in today's music. Some of Michael's musical influences are, Donnie Hathaway, David Ruffen, Michael Henderson, Bobby Blue Bland, Teddy Pentergrass, Lenny Williams, The Dells, DJ Rodger, Billy Paul, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson, Barry White, George Duke, The Clark Sisters, Johhny Gill to name a few. Life stories that has greatly influenced Michael's musical journey has been Mr Steve Harvey, and Mr Charlie Wilson. Their journey to success has made an intense impression of Michael and his journey for success. Originally from Barberton, Ohio, Michael now resides in Akron, Ohio and makes his music home in Atlanta, GA, commuting to and from as time permits during the year. The Akron, Ohio area is well known for producing many industry giants from Rock to Pop, Soul and R&B. Michael has released 3 independent projects, Baby Baby Baby and A Look Into My Heart, That's Alright the Rewind and one project with the Tate Music Group Label, That's Alright-I. He has currently begun work on another independent release, "In The Q". Songs from That's Alright the Rewind and A Look Into My Heart, are being played on radio stations across the country, in Europe and other countries around the globe. Michael has had numerous articles and press releases written about his music and this latest release, A Look Into My Heart. His music from, That's Alright the Rewind and the award winning, A Look Into My Heart are a main stay in the top of the music charts for the Akron, Cleveland, and Ohio also regional areas in the Blues, Soul and Jazz genres and on many online music sites. Michael Egleton has received a few music awards also such as an 2014 Akademia Music Award, 2014 Ohio Music Award for A Look Into My Heart, 2014 Top 25 Most Listened to songs with The Simon Darke Radio Show, It’s All Soul To Me, in Europe, one IMA Music Awards nomination, 2014, and in 2016 as an IMA entrant and other mentions. Presently we Michael is in the Top 50 World wide with Reverbnation.com. All of Michael's life experiences and lessons shapes him as a musician and are reflected in his music. Michael is presently signed with the award winning and BET nominated Blue-Artists Branding and Marketing Group. His long play EPK, produced by the award winning movie director, Pierre Walters, has garnered much attention recently. The A Look Into My Heart independent project has been written about all over the world in online news sources and has even been featured in a CNN News i-report, CBS, ABC, NBC, BBC, and the Newswire. That's Alright the Rewind, is now enjoying the same attention with the new Independent project, "In The Q" in the works and highly anticipated. Project Producers, Mr Samuel Haygood, N-DA-Groove Production, Atlanta, GA and Mr Wes McCraw, Creekside Audio, Norton, Ohio. Samuel Haygood has worked with such stars as Toni Braxton, TLC, The Goodie Mob, Alexander Oniel, Silk, Charelle, The S.O.S. Band and many, many more. Wes McCraw has done work in feature film, TV commercials and is a fixture in the Nashville music scene. Michael is quickly becoming noticed for his music abilities and hopes to be among those recognized music greats one day.