The SOUL ECSTASY SOUND CLASH for June 1st will be Prince Rogers Nelson versus James Joe Brown Jr.
Both of these artists are responsible for putting out several of their own albums as well as composing, producing and writing for splinter groups. James Brown is considered the father of the Funk, while Prince singlehandedly help shape the 80's sound. One would be hard pressed to find any person globally that listens to music but doesn't know one of these artists' songs. James has been sampled heavily by various genres of music, and Prince has written numerous songs for self and others that are deemed classics (THE BANGLES, STEPHANIE MILLS, SHEENA EASTON, CHAKA KHAN, TEVIN CAMPBELL, MAVIS STAPLES).
Songs from bands like THE TIME, SHELIA E, THE FAMILY, VANITY 6, 94 EAST, and more will be played from the Prince camp.
James Brown's FAMOUS FLAMES & J.B.'s, along with VICKI ANDERSON, BERNARD PERDIE, MARVA WHITNEY, BOBBY BYRD, LYNN COLLINS, various HIP HOP artists and others will be spun. Be sure to check out this initial SOUND CLASH going down 06/01/2013 at 9pm.