This year's Queen's birthday honours list has included a number of leading figures from the music industry.
The Floridita venue in London occupies the site of the legendary Marquee Club and, after eight years playing host to the cream of Cuba’s musical fraternity, it's going back to its roots with an eclectic new roster of established UK acts and upcoming artists.
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We've been celebrating UK soul music here on M, with a mixture of exclusive interviews and features on some of UK soul's big hitters past and present.
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.…