Grammy Nomination for Linda Jones with Helen Bruner & Terry Jones for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance on "Baby I Know" off the Soul Talkin cd!
Give the GIFT of Soul with the new cd by Linda Jones "Soul Talkin". If you have a friend or family member that loves soul music then this is the cd for them!!
USA TODAY music critic Ken Barnes named Linda Jones the "Greatest Soul Singer" on 10.14.2008! Mr.Barnes also picked "Things I've Been Through 08" off "Soul Talkin" as one of his Top Picks!!
Linda Jones is a icon in the R&B soul community and a favorite on the Northern Soul circuit. In a Rolling Stone interview Gladys Knight was asked to name one of her favorite singers and Gladys replied “Linda Jones.” Linda released a few 45’s before getting her big break in 1967 when she recorded the now classic soul ballad “Hypnotized” on the Warner Bros. R&B label Loma. This classic soul ballad has been licensed to just about every Slow Jam & R&B/classic soul compilation ever, selling over a million copies combined. She continued to chart throughout her career even after she passed. Linda remains a vital influence in today’s music, sampled by many hip hop
artist and love by many of today's young soul artist. Her fan base expands across the ocean from Europe to Japan and back to the US. “Soul Talkin” will satisfy fans of Soul Music worldwide, it captures Linda's vocal prowl-ness, energy and emotion. This is the album her fans and soul music fans around the world have been waiting for!
“Soul Talkin” produced by Helen Bruner & Terry Jones, daughter of Linda Jones. Tracks 2 & 8 co-written by Richard & Robert Poindexter who songs appear on the Amy Winehouse "Back To Black" cd.