Stamford, CT - (WomenPR.com) Overture Entertainment, Inc. has announced the first date and location of Robbie Jenkins’ Because It Feels Right Promotional Tour. Baltimore, Maryland was selected as the inaugural metropolis of the 10-city tour. Jenkins will host a listening party and perform an intimate set at Read Street Books (www.readstreetbooks.com) on Saturday, October 11, 2008 at 8:00PM.
Oakland, CA - (WomenPR.com) Ghanaian-American singer-songwriter and multi- instrumentalist Akosua, brings the fresh new sound of jazz inspired folk to sweeten the jaded ear. Her songs, punctuated with West African and Latin rhythms and tonalities, are a vibrant blend of heartfelt folk storytelling and lyrical jazz vocals. "Akosua pushes the boundaries of conventional songwriting," (Contra Costa Times)
We are pleased to announce that Akosua was recently awarded a matching grant from the East Bay Community Foundation in support of her fund raising efforts for her independent debut album project.