Label: Sh-K-Boom Records - none • Format: CD Album, Limited Edition • Country: US • Genre: Funk / Soul, Stage & Screen • Style: Musical, Rhythm & Blues
AT THE CORNER OF BROADWAY AND SOUL is a collection of 16 Broadway, Gospel and original R&B songs that were performed live in year at Joe's Pub. It is a soulful and empowering compilation of some of Billy's favorite songs and composers who inspired him from the time he was young to become the success he is today. It teaches you about taking chances and not taking "no" for .
· Billy's at his best! This album captures one of Billy's live shows at Joe's Pub before he starred on Broadway in Kinky Boots. It is magical. Billy's banter between songs and his commitment to each lyric and note lifts each song (some written well, some mediocre) into masterpieces of joy/5(27).
· Billy Porter has a theatrical approach to singing, so it makes sense that he'd cut a live album called At the Corner of Broadway + relies on originals written by himself working in conjunction with other writers as well as Broadway material from Stephen Sondheim and others. Porter's extroverted style imbues songs like "King of the World" (from Songs for a New World) with flair and 7/
This album is simply amazing. I love many musical genres, but am an old school R&B girl at heart. Billy's album bridges soul, Broadway, and gospel so effortlessly, without compromising the integrity of any of these genres. I've loved Billy Porter all of my adult life/5(26).
· Fortunately, Billy Porter: At the Corner of Broadway + Soul (Sh-K-Boom Records), recorded live at Joe's Pub in May , and Lisa Asher: Live at the Duplex (Dancing Bull Music), recorded at that.
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