Joe Kenney wins a Bronze Medal at Global Music Awards for new album, Forth.
The Global Music Awards, highly respected for their esteemed panel of judges and for reviewing submissions from across the world, selected Forth as a Bronze Medal Winner for its merit as an album release.
Forth receiving airplay on 70+ radio stations in US and Canada
The fourth studio album from Joe Kenney has been featured on hip-hop shows, jazz shows, and more; a big win for the crossover album and its bid to reach widespread listeners across multiple genres.
Forth Debuts in Top 300 on CRC (College/Community Radio) charts; Several Stations report album in top 5 of rotation to NACC (North American College/Community radio Charts)
Highly anticipated for masterfully blending genres, featuring the talents of six highly decorated Philadelphia-area vocalists, and leveraging multiple musical markets, Forth has had impressive results on the airwaves since the Oct. 23 Release.
It Should Be Said (feat. Chill Moody and Elle Gyandoh) is out now!
The highly anticipated hip hop original, written by Kenney and coveted lyricist Chill Moody, just released on 9/25. Dubbed "Best Rapper" by Philadelphia Magazine, Moody brings a distinct lyrical energy and poetic flow to a track that also features the beautiful vocal hooks of Philadelphia soul singer Elle Gyandoh.
All's Not Lost (feat. Laura Lizcano) releases with glowing review from The Key/WXPN.
All's Not Lost, The soulful and jazzy release co-written with Philadelphia vocalist/lyricist Laura Lizcano, debuted with a warm write-up by The Key's Melannie Jay: "All's Not Lost" truly succeeds as a collaboration between a gifted instrumentalist and vocalist." Read the full feature here.
NeonMusic (UK) Premieres Another Side
Another Side (Feat. Joy Ike) was premiered with a glowing review by NeonMusic. "The song is emotive but also spiritually uplifting, as it makes you look at your own life with fresh eyes. The lyrics shine through the musical styles, which are seamlessly stitched together." Check the full review here.
Another Side selected as "XPN Philly Local Pick of the Day"
On-Air personality Helen Leicht selected the new release from the upcoming album as the "Local Pick of the Day" on Friday, 5/22.