Anthony David and Corneille, two of the latest additions to the Universal Music roaster (one is signed to Soulbird Records, the other to the legendary Motown label), will be performing together at the prestigious SOB's club in New York on September 2. And the good news is that we have a pair of free tickets to give away to one of our lucky mysoul readers ! More about the artists and the event, after the jump !
Corneille, que l'on ne présente plus, et Anthony David, le protégé d'India. Arie, sont deux des plus récentes signatures de la major Universal Music aux USA. Le premier étant signé sur Soulbird (label crée par la chanteuse India. Arie), le deuxième sur le légendaire label Motown. Ces deux représentants de la nouvelle génération Soul partageront, le 2 septembre prochain, la scène du prestigieux club SOB's à New York. Un évènement que mysoul.fr souhaite vous faire partager, puisque nous avons le plaisir de vous offrir une paire de billet pour assister à ce live inédit.
Hailing from Atlanta's dynamic music scene, Anthony David has released 2 independant albums, but is best known for his longtime musical relationship with popular singer songwriter and performer India. Arie. Together, they wrote gems such as "A Part Of My Life" off Arie's debut album "Acoustic Soul" and the catchy "There's Hope", off Arie's "Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship". Now signed to the songstress own label Soulbird, Anthony David has released his critically acclaimed debut album on a major label in 2008. The record, entitled "Acey Ducey" has already produced the hit single "Words", a duet with Arie. The song has received a nod at the 2009 Grammy Awards, in the "Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group" category.
Here's a live performance of the song :
More info about Anthony David on his official website
Born in Germany, raised in Rwanda (his parents homeland) and now living in Quebec, Corneille is already an established artist in Europe where he has released 2 albums sung in French (his native language). Recently signed to the legendary Motown label in the US, Corneille has released his debut english album, "The Birth Of Cornelius", earlier this year.
Here's the EPK of the album "The Birth Of Cornelius" :
More info about Corneille on his official website
If you are in the NYC area, and you wish to attend this event, we are giving away a pair of tickets courtesy of SOB's. The competition is over. Congrats to Jarret, our lucky winner !
Si vous êtes à New York le 2 septembre et que vous souhaitez assister au concert, nous avons le plaisir d'offrir à l'un d'entre vous, avec l'aimable collaboration du Club Sob's, une paire de billets. Concours terminé ! Bravo à Jarrett, notre gagnant.