Posts Tagged ‘Marsha Ambrosius’

Marsha Ambrosius Performs “Run” on ‘Conan’

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With her must-have sophomore album Friends & Lovers in stores now, Marsha Ambrosius landed a late night TV performance as she graced the stage of ‘Conan’ on Tuesday night.

The multi-talented singer/songwriter showed off her powerful pipes and emotional delivery while performing the albums lead single “Run.”

Another stunning performance from the British native, who received strong praise from Conan afterward.

Check out the video clip below!

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Exclusive: Marsha Ambrosius Performs “Run” & “So Good” Acoustic on ThisisRnB Sessions

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Marsha Ambrosius has finally answered her martians prayers with the release of her much-anticipated sophomore album Friends & Lovers, which is in stores today!

While doing promo for the release in NYC, Marsha blessed us as the latest artist to perform for ThisisRnB Sessions. Seated at the grand piano in StadiumRed Studios, the British songstress performed an incredible three-song set. Following her soul-stirring acoustic rendition of “Stronger Than Pride,” Marsha so swiftly transitioned into the LP’s lead single “Run,” as she had us hanging on every word with her beautiful acoustic rendition. Lastly she closed with “So Good,” which is the first full song on the new album, and if any of you have already heard it, than you already know this is a must-see performance.

Each song she delivered effortlessly in one take, and those notes…whewww…she’s got notes for days!

Watch Marsha’s acoustic performance of “Run” and “So Good” now below:

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Listen: Marsha Ambrosius – ‘Friends & Lovers’ [Full Album Stream]

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Marsha Ambrosius is answering fans prayers this week with the release of her anticipated sophomore album Friends & Lovers.

The follow-up to 2011′s acclaimed Late Nights & Early Mornings, has been an extremely personal work in progress for the singer-songwriter who found all her inspiration through various relationships over the past few years. Led by the heartfelt single “Run” and hip hop inspired remake of Sade’s “Stronger Than Pride,” which now features Dr. Dre, the project boasts 16 tracks, including a feature from Charlie Wilson on the ballad “Spend All My Time.”

“It’s me being Marsha Ambrosius 100% with a new album,” she told YKIGS about the album. “I think I spent too much time creating moments that people go through and I had to live it. I don’t microwave the music, I’m in the kitchen cooking. Some meat has to marinate overnight, I can’t just throw it in there and it’s ready because you’ll be hungry again in five minutes.”

Well, Marsha is now serving listeners with a special preview of the entire LP!

The wait is over, take a listen to the full album stream below, and pick up the album on iTunes now!

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Exclusive: Marsha Ambrosius Performs “Stronger Than Pride” Cover on ThisisRnB Sessions

Earlier this year Marsha Ambrosius gave us a sweet Valentine’s Day treat with her cover of Sade’s 1988 classic “Love Is Stronger Than Pride.” Although she modernized the song with a hip hop based beat, it was the singer-songwriters amazing vocal delivery that gave the cover so much unique, personal feeling.

As she is currently on the promo trail prepping for the release of her much-anticipated sophomore album Friends & Lovers, Marsha blessed us as the latest artist to perform for ThisisRnB Sessions. Seated at the grand piano in StadiumRed studios, the British songstress performed an incredible three-song set, kicking things off with a soul-stirring acoustic rendition of “Stronger Than Pride.”

One take. Amazing. Watch Now!


Marsha Ambrosius Reveals ‘Friends & Lovers’ Tracklisting

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Marsha Ambrosius is finally ready to deliver to fans her much-anticipated sophomore album Friends & Lovers, which will be hitting stores on July 15 via RCA Records.

Led by the emotional ballad “Run,” the 15-track LP follows her critically acclaimed 2011 debut album Late Nights & Early Mornings. The project will boast production from Pop & Oak, Eric Hudson, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League, Da Internz and more. It will also include features from Dr. Dre on the recently released “Stronger,” Charlie Wilson, Skye and Lindsey Stirling.

Friends & Lovers will be available for pre-order on June 23, and will also be available in a Target deluxe edition featuring an additional three tracks.

Check out the official tracklisting below:

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New Music: Marsha Ambrosius feat. Dr. Dre – Stronger

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Scheduled to hit stores July 15, Marsha Ambrosius is preparing fans for the release of her anticipated sophomore album Friends & Lovers. After delivering the visual to her single “Run” at the top of the month, the sultry songstress is now here to release her newest single featuring west coast legend, Dr. Dre.

Titled “Stronger,” the song is an alternate version of the 1988 Sade classic single “Stronger Than Pride” which Marsha covered earlier this year. Now featuring a rap verse from the Doc, the unexpected collaboration sees the two longtime friends come together for yet another hit.

Take a listen after the jump!

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New Music: BET Presents: Music Matters Compilation Vol. 1 (Preview)

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BET Music Matters is prepping for the release of their very first compilation album entitled BET Presents Music Matters Vol. 1. The LP is being released on June 23 in conjunction with the BET Experience, a 3-day concert event at L.A. Live surrounding the BET Awards, which airs live on June 29.

BET Music Matters is a multi-platform initiative that identifies and exposes new ground breaking artists and music across BET and Centric properties, as well as through national tours and monthly showcases. The platform has helped launch the careers of some of today’s hottest talent including Kendrick Lamar, Miguel, J. Cole, Elle Varner, Marsha Ambrosius and more.

The album contains new music as well as previous tracks not commercially released from mixtapes or remixes from the likes of Miguel, Marsha Ambrosius, Mack Wilds, J. Cole, Big Sean, Melanie Fiona, Elle Varner and more.

Giving fans an early preview of the album, BET has shared a 7 track preview stream. Take a listen below!

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Marsha Ambrosius Unveils ‘Friends & Lovers’ Album Cover & Release Date

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Singer Marsha Ambrosius is ready to deliver her new album Friends & Lovers. With the lead single “Run” quickly becoming a favorite amongst R&B lovers everywhere, it was only a matter of time before we received an official release date of the anticipated album.

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