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Sharon Jones

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Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: I Learned the Hard Way

Review by Steve LaBate, Paste, 6 April 2010

SHARON JONES WAS BRIMMING with promise as a kid in church choirs in the 1960s, as she bounced back and forth between her birth city ...

Sharon Jones

Interview by Bill DeYoung, Connect Savannah, March 2011

THE FIRST show to sell out at the 2011 Savannah Music Festival was the March 24 performance by the R&B powerhouse Sharon Jones & the ...

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Naturally

Review by Andy Gill, The Independent, 6 October 2011

Those seeking more from their soul music than the deracinated clichés, witless hip-hop collaborators and endless credit-lists afforded by "urban" albums are hereby directed to ...

Make A Date: Sharon Jones

Report and Interview by John Lewis, Metro, 1 March 2012

Sharon Jones of the Dap Kings is enjoying the life of the late-flowering soul diva. ...

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: Give the People What They Want

Review by Andy Gill, The Independent, 11 January 2014

A stalwart soul sister comes back fighting ...

Daptone Records: The Sound that Gave Amy Soul

Report and Interview by Paul Sexton, The Independent, 16 October 2015

Daptone Records has put authentic soul into R&B for 15 years, from Back to Black to 'Uptown Funk'. ...

Sharon Jones: obituary

Obituary by Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 20 November 2016

Powerful soul and funk singer with the Dap-Kings hailed for her stage presence. ...

Remembering the Transformative Sharon Jones

Obituary by Geoffrey Himes, Paste, 22 November 2016

WHEN SHARON JONES sang at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in April, the blue-and-white fringe on her sequined dress never stopped swaying. The ...

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