A personal perspective of ‘The British Collective’.
“Fellow soulsters, since the release of my single ‘Spiritual’ earlier in the year, I’ve been really excited about what we’ve been doing and what we got planned as ‘The British Collective’. Getting together with my peers has given me a greater appreciation of just how far ‘British Soul’ has come. To be an integral part of that, is humbling.”
Don-E broke onto the music scene in the 90’s through Island Records. From an early age, he was always mature beyond his years. A truly extraordinary talent. To find out more about this prodigious UK Soul Legend visit his website by clicking here.
“I like to think, that everything happens in its time, and not before. Well, that time is now. As a British soul artist, songwriter and producer, I have always admired my peers and their history. It is a pleasure to recognise and celebrate all that is great about ‘British Soul’ in this talented company.”
Since being initially signed to Phonogram Records in 1982, Junior has been one of the most successful UK soul artists of all time. He was the first black British artist on Soul Train. Is a Grammy winner and to this day enjoys a notable status in the USA amongst his A-List peers.
To find out more about this trailblazer of British soul and UK Soul Legend visit his website by clicking here.
“My identity has always been wrapped up in my music. I was a part of the golden era of british soul and remain so to this day. To play my part in this collaboration with other top British soul talent is a privilege and embodies our significant journey. We were there at the start and we’re here today. British Soul lives on.”
Celebrating over 30 years in the entertainment industry, Leee John has just about done it all. From artist, singer, writer, record producer to actor and recently a film producer. Leee first came to the world’s attention with his globally successful group, Imagination which he founded in the early 80s.
To find out more about this classy and soulful UK Soul Legend visit his website by clicking here.
“From the moment we got together, I knew this was going to be something special. The energy and love for what we do, just comes so naturally. This real chemistry is both creative and fulfilling. Our individual journey’s have now become a collective one. British soul deserves its rightful place in music history.”
Noel made his debut back in the late 1980’s and has continued to show his versatility as an artist, writer and producer. His journey has taken him across several genres positioning him as one of the most consistent performers in music.
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“My music has taken me all over the world, but my essence has always been grounded in the uniqueness that is ‘British Soul’. Collaborating as a member of ‘The British Collective’ is always creative, fresh and uplifting. We create a space that is distinctly British, distinctly us.”
Omar broke onto the world music scene in 1991. His unique style is well sought after and continues to see him collaborate with some of the most reputable artists on the planet.
For more about this creative spirit and UK Soul Legend, visit his website by clicking here.