M was lucky enough to ask three-times MOBO winner Beverley about her musical inspirations, dream collaborators and most memorable gigs – and they’re pretty memorable. In this not-to-be missed video, Beverley provides some brilliant tips for songwriters and gives us the inside story of the song she’s most proud of.
Beverley Knight’s new album, Soul UK, is a collection of classic British soul songs from the last thirty years.
The UK might not be the first place that music fans think of when it comes to soul music, but this nation has produced world-beating soul songs and songwriters.
Soul UK – Beverley Knight’s new album, celebrates some of the classic songs written by talented UK songwriters. Soul UK focuses on the 1980s and 90s, a period when British soul came into its own.
M looks at more of the songs of Soul UK in part two of our spotlight on early UK soul.…
Beverley Knight’s new album, Soul UK, is a collection of covers that pays homage to a certain period of the 1980s/1990s which was hailed as an emergence for UK soul in its own right. For those of you not old enough to remember the original songs, here’s a quick guide to the tracks that helped define an era.
M magazine was at the 56th Ivor Novello Awards took place on 19 May at Grosvenor House in Mayfair.
Photographer Mark Allan was on hand to capture the afternoon on camera. Watch our gallery to see who was there and who won the prizes.