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Alexis Davis – Closer to Ubiquity (2013) (Download)

In a Roy Ayers Project exclusive, the collective of Alexis Davis gives us a free download of their latest tribute to Roy Ayers.

Robert Glasper – Dillatude (Audio)

Robert Glasper is a tremendous talent, and when he is inspired by another tremendous talent, you can imagine that the result is on another level.

Roy Ayers Project Beat Submission: Ackryte

This week, we have Minneapolis producer Ackryte, creating a different musical genre while transforming a classic Roy Ayers slow jam.

Columbia Nights – Make Some Room (Audio)

Columbia Nights reexamines a lost gem from the Sade songbook.

Michael Jackson – Stranger in Moscow (dir. Nick Brandt) (1996)

In the legendary career of Michael Jackson, one work stands out amongst the rest, finding an artist who manages to capture our emotions and demand our attention.

Roy Ayers Project Beat Submission: Raj Mahal

Check out the experimental sounds of Detroit native, Chicago resident Raj Mahal, our latest producer to submit to the Roy Ayers Project.

Columbia Nights – Dawn | Dusk EP (2012)

Today marks the release of Columbia Nights first EP, Dawn | Dusk. Take a listen to what they have to say.

Roy Ayers Project Beat Submission: JeriKo Jackson

It seems like every week, we’re touching a new part of the globe, and this week is no different as we give a shout out to JeriKo Jackson, from the land down under.

Grant Green – The Final Comedown (1973)

The Final Comedown motion picture soundtrack was a much different sound for both Grant Green and Blue Note Records

José James – Coltrane Unreleased EP (Download) (2012)

José James is a true relic, and he proves his love and appreciation for jazz as he tributes one of the most iconic instrumentalists in jazz history.

Herbie Hancock – I Thought It Was You (Video) (Circa 1980)

Herbie Hancock’s early adaptation of the vocoder was masterful in this late 70s classic song.

RE:Generation Project featuring Erykah Badu, Yasiin Bey, Mark Ronson, & more (Video) (2012)

Mark Ronson has established himself as a well known and successful Hip Hop/Pop producer, but he also realizes the importance of preservation of music’s humble and soulful beginnings.

Gregory Porter – 1960 What? (Video) (2011)

An excellent song with visuals to match, Gregory Porter has an instant classic with this thought provoking song.

1-O.A.K. – Special Request (Album) (Download) (2011)

The extremely talented 1-O.A.K. breaks out of the box in his debut album entitled “Special Request”.

Rhodes Scholars: 10 Fender Rhodes Songs You Need to Hear

The title says it all, as Brother Hayling gives us 10 Rhodes songs that we MUST hear, as well as audio examples so you can see why these songs are a must for your audio memory bank.

Roy Ayers Project Beat Submission – Vapor Maché

As we get back on our routine, we highlight producer Vapor Maché who gives us an excellent interpretation of a classic Roy Ayers funk tune.

Justin Timberlake – FutureSex/ LoveSounds (2006)

A defense of pop music’s greatest achievement in the last twenty-five years – none other than Justin Timberlake’s 2006 release FutureSex/LoveSounds

Tall Black Guy – Luv Dancin (Audio for the Roy Ayers Project 3rd Trailer)

Tall Black Guy provides the soundtrack for our third trailer, and here is why we chose his beat.

Tall Black Guy – Hollyweird (Instrumental) (2010)

The first installment of Tall Black Guy’s “Hollyweird” series. Released in 2010, this is a must listen.

Alan Hawkshaw – Girl in a Sportscar (Video)

2 more groovy, far our fan videos with 70’s footage and music by Alan Hawkshaw.