Conversations With: Singer Howard Hewett
Singer Howard Hewett has been performing since he was a youngster. In late 1978, he joined with Jeffery Daniels and Jody Watley and became the lead singer for the highly successful R&B group Shalamar. The group spent more than five years together recording popular hits and traveling the world.... Read more
Mocha Man Style Music: Sha Davis & The 1990s Perform “Runnin’ (Lose It All)” at Cafeza in Houston, TX
Sha Davis and The 1990s is an alternative R&B band that uses live vocals, instrument loopers, and other equipment to create an echoed and hauntingly full cinematic sound. Watch this video of their live performance at Cafeza in Houston, TX.  Vist our YouTube Channel to see more live performances. Tweet... Read more
Jackie Venson Rocks Out in Chicago
Jackie Venson is a musical powerhouse. Just listen to her vocals and fiery guitar playing and you will agree. Venson is currently on tour and stopped by WGNTV in Chicago for a live performance.  If you want to see Venson in concert, here is a list of her... Read more
Anita Baker Makes 2018 Great with Farewell Concert Series
Last year, Anita Baker announced her retirement from the music business. After 30 years in the game, eight Grammy Awards, seven albums and six world tours, it was well-deserved. However, as a fan, I was deeply saddened by the news. Baker’s music will always have a special place in... Read more
Check Out IhsAn Bilal’s New Video “Too Late”
Earlier this month IhsAn Bilal released her latest album, IhsAnity. The L.A.-based singer has just dropped “Too Late,” her first video from the album. Directed by Briana Monet, the video also features actor David K. Sommerville.  Visit to IhsAnBilalMuzik.com for upcoming show dates and other announcements from the artist. Tweet us @mochamanstyle or... Read more
Oceans of Slumber Releases New Video – “The Decay of Disregard”
Houston-based sextet, Oceans of Slumber are great musicians. They create heavy-metal music that speaks to today’s culture, and frontwoman Cammie Gilbert delivers powerful vocals that are bigger than life. Check out their new video, “The Decay Of Disregard,” from their upcoming album The Banished Heart.  You can pre-order The Banished Heart at Amazon.... Read more
Exclusive Download: “IhsAnity” by IhsAn Bilal
I’ve been a fan of IhsAn Bilal from the start – as lead vocalist for the bands Black Alley and The Danvilles or as a solo artist. Trained at the Duke Ellington School of the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., the multitalented singer/songwriter released her debut album BIG red BOX in 2011.... Read more
Get the Holidays Started with Wynton Marsalis’ Jazzy “Jingle Bells”
Wynton Marsalis is one of the greatest jazz trumpeters in the world. As the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, he preserves this classic American art form and shares it with a new generation of music lovers. In this video, Marsalis performs a jazzed up rendition of... Read more
AGT Finalists, Linkin’ Bridge, Perform “Drift Away” on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Linkin’ Bridge joined fellow Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence, on Jimmy Kimmel Live. The band became a national phenomenon when they were finalists on NBC’s America’s Got Talent. Lawrence, who was filling in for Kimmel, invited Linkin’ Bridge to perform “Drift Away.” Tweet us @mochamanstyle or leave a comment on our Facebook Page to... Read more
Desi Valentine Returns with New Single, “My Worst Enemy”
I first saw Desi Valentine at an Audra Day concert. I initially dismissed him as another marginally talented opening act standing between me and Andra. Boy, was I wrong! When Valentine started singing, I knew he was something special. His powerful voice and thoughtful lyrics immediately drew me in. I felt... Read more