Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Putumayo Rhythm & Blues CD Review & GIVEAWAY! *Closed*

Congratulations to 'mean green mom' with comment #13!


I'll admit that I don't typically listen to Rhythm & Blues. I would have never considered it my type of music, but after listening to this CD I think it is something that I could really get used to. The Putumayo Rhythm & Blues CD is really easy listening. It's soothing, relaxing and just plain.....nice.

Here is what Putumayo has to say about their newest release:

"Putumayo’s newest release, Rhythm & Blues, features first generation soul legends and rising stars of the retro R&B revival. It’s the label’s first album exclusively dedicated to the genre. The 60s and 70s rhythm and blues of The Four Tops, Otis Redding and The Supremes, among others, became a global phenomenon and has inspired a new generation of artists who are reviving the classic soul sound.

Reaching mainstream popularity in the 1950s, rhythm and blues sprung from the rugged roots of blues and gospel music, pairing soulful vocals with pop sensibilities. While in recent years R&B has become more closely associated with rap and hip hop, legends and young artists are recreating the sound and mood of the genre’s glory days."

Putumayo Rhythm & Blues was just released February 9, 2010 and currently sells for $14.98 at their site if you are interested in purchasing this soulful music.

OR win a copy here!

GIVEAWAY: I have one extra copy of the Putumayo Rhythm & Blues CD to give away to one lucky winner! Simply leave me a comment letting me know that you are interested! Please be sure that I have some way of contacting you, preferably by leaving your e-mail address in your comment.

This giveaway will close on March 16th at 10:00 pm EST. The winner will be chosen via Random.org and contacted that night or the next day. The winner will have 48 hours to claim their prize otherwise I will choose a new winner.

*I received the product to review and was not compensated in any other way.

13 comments:

Andrea said...

Blessings,
andrea

Valerie @ Frugal Family Fun Blog said...

Oh my goodness, our entire family loves loves LOVES Putumayo CDs! They have the best and most unique collections of songs. What a fun giveaway! Thanks for the chance!

valerie (at) frugalfamiyfunblog (dot) com

Alexis AKA MOM said...

Wow my dear the boys love all music, I so need a new CD for the car ... lol

Jennee said...

I love me some music. Sign me up!

jenneethompson@yahoo.com

Alexia said...

I'm definitely interested! I haven't heard alot of Rhythm and Blues lately, but I like it!

Staying Lean said...

I LOVE Putumayo and have not bought any cds in a long time. Count me in!

Just Breathe said...

It sounds pretty good. I wouldn't mind winning it.

Madeline said...

This one sounds like it would make a great addition to our music collection!
deberniere at yahoo.com

Mary A said...

We would love to give this CD a listen. Thanks for the giveaway.
maryDOTavingerATgmailDOTcom

Island Girl said...

I would lOVE to win this for my kids. They love Putumayo music and this one sounds like it's great! Thanks for the chance!
mainlandmama at gmail dot com

tina reynolds said...

Thanks for the chance my kids would enjoy thanks eaglesforjack@gmail.com

LeeAnn P. said...

my kids would love this, they are fans of all kinds of music!
murphykatt[at]yahoo[dot]com

mean green mom said...

Great Giveaway- I love Putumayo and havent heard this one yet. It sounds great though!
Thanks
meangreenmom[at]gmail[dot]com

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