Singer/Songwriter climbed the corporate ladder and become Vice President of large real estate firm but left to follow dream of being an award winning musical artist
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(New York, NY) August 7, 2018 - South Carolina native and NYC singer/songwriter R?I has found success with his new album, “Love’s on the Way” in the UK. In 2016, he left his position as Vice President of one of the largest real estate firms in the US to record his debut album. Since it’s release on June 8th, the album not only sits at the top of the UK Soul Chart for the second week in a row but also is # 1 on the UK Sweet Rhythms Chart and scored the # 2 spot on the reputable Soul Connoisseurs Top 20 Chart and # 1 on Amazon Sellers Contemporary R&B Chart.
In addition, R?I just released his newest song and smooth, mid-tempo track “Fall Back” as a single in the US and the UK. A music journalist described the song as “…smooth, quality modern soul/R&B ear candy.” Take a listen on SoundCloud.
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R?I a self-proclaimed R&B lover whose musical influences range from Donny Hathaway and Marvin Gaye, to Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole. In addition to writing most of the songs, he also took on the role of executive producer. The album is receiving excellent reviews: "…is an album that showcases the soulful vocals, stellar musicianship, and meaningful lyrical content that long-time lovers of soul music have come to expect.", eb4prez.com. "The album is in conversation with the classic and contemporary classic records we grew up with like, "Songs In the Key of Life, "Off The Wall" and "Who Is Jill Scott? – Words And Sounds, Vol. 1.", George Kevin Jordan, Freelance Journalist and Author
Please get in touch with Chris Miller at contacttherealrai.com for promotions, interviews, appearances or promo copies of Love’s on the Way.