What I’m Writing To: Miguel

Artist: Miguel Jontel Pimentel who performs under the name Miguel, is an American recording artist, songwriter and producer. Signed to Jive Records in 2007, Miguel released his debut album, All I Want Is You, in November 2010. Although it was underpromoted and performed poorly upon its release, the album became a sleeper hit and helped Miguel garner commercial standing.  After Jive’s dissolution in 2011,…

What I’m Writing To: Yuna

Artist: Yunalis Mat Zara’ai is commercially known as Yuna, is a  Malaysian singer, songwriter, and businesswoman Yuna describes her music as “a cross between  Mary Poppins  and Coldplay“. She explain about musical style, “I can’t believe people still hold onto that! It was a quote that I had on, like, myMySpace music page seven years ago. But yeah, what I meant to say is…

What I’m Writing To: Anthony Hamilton

Artist: Anthony Hamilton is an American R&B singer-songwriter, and record producer who rose to fame with his platinum-selling second studio album Comin’ from Where I’m From (2003), which featured the title track single “Comin’ from Where I’m From” and the follow-up “Charlene“. He is also known for the song “Freedom” from the sound-track album  of Django Unchained cowritten and sung…

What I’m Writing To: Corrine Bailey Rae

Artist: Corrine Bailey Rae is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist from Leeds, West Yorkshire. Bailey Rae was named the number-one predicted breakthrough act of 2006 in an annual BBC poll of music critics, Sound of 2006. She released her debut album, Corinne Bailey Rae, in February 2006, and became the fourth female British act in history to have her first album…

What I’m Writing To: Esperanza Spaulding

Artist: Esperanza Spaulding is an American jazz bassist, cellist and singer, who draws upon many genres in her own compositions.  She has won four Grammy Awards, including the Grammy Award for Best New Artist at the 53rd Grammy Awards,  making her the first jazz artist to win the award. Album(s)    Junjo, Esperanza, Chamber Music Society, Radio Music Society Genre:     Jazz, Neo Soul,…

What I’m Writing To: Lorde

Artist:  Lorde  is a New Zealand singer-songwriter. She performed in various singing and drama classes as a child, and at the age of thirteen signed with Universal. Yelich-O’Connor adopted her stage name due to her fascination with “royals and aristocracy”, but felt the name Lord was too masculine so added an ‘e’ to make it more feminine….

What I’m Writing To: Amel Larrieux

Artist:  Amel Larrieux  is an American singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Larrieux rose to fame in the mid-1990s as a founding member of the duo Groove Theory along with Bryce Wilson. After leaving the group in 1999, she released her debut solo album  Infinite Possibilities the following year on Epic Records. In late 2003, Larrieux and her husband, producer laru Larrieux founded…

What I’m Writing To: Erykah Badu

Artist: Erykah Badu, is an American singer song-writer, record producer,  activist, and actress. Her work includes elements from R&B, hip hop  and  jazz.  She is best known for her role in the rise of the neo soul sub-genre. She is known as the “First Lady of Neo-Soul” or the “Queen of Neo-Soul”.  For her musical sensibilities, she has often been compared to…

What I’m Writing To: James Morrison

Artist: James Morrison is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist from Rugby, Warwickshire. In 2006, his debut single “You Give Me Something” became a hit in Europe, Australia, and Japan, peaking in the top five in the UK and claiming the number 1 spot in New Zealand. His debut album, Undiscovered, debuted at the top of the UK Albums Chart….

What I’m Writing To: Lianne La Havas

Music Artist:  Singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas is an English folk and soul singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She was nominated for the BBC’s Sound of 2012 poll. Her debut album Is Your Love Big Enough? was awarded the title of iTunes Album of The Year 2012.  Album(s) Is Your Love Big Enough? Genre:   Alternative Folk  and…

What I’m writing to: Prince

Music Artist: Artist Formerly Known As or Prince Album(s):  1999, Diamonds and Pearls, Purple Rain, Musicology Genre: R&B, Funk, Pop Perfect for:  A little bit of everything, memory lane, love, conflict and emotional battle cry scenes Favorite Tracks: (All) When Doves Cry, Little Red Corvette, Adore, Erotic City, 1999, Purple Rain

What I’m writing to: Robin Thicke

Music Artist:   Robin Thicke Album(s):  The Evolution of Robin Thicke, Sex Therapy, Love After War Genre:  Soul, R&B Perfect for:  Love or Black Moment Scenes Favorite Tracks:  Love After War, Lost Without You, Magic, Dreamworld, The Sweetest Love