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NAACP Image Award-Winning Pianist and Composer, Jamar Jones Gives Insight into His NEW Album, Fatherless Child

Award-winning pianist, producer, and composer Jamar Jones is best known for composing original music for The New Edition Story on BET but he's just added another accomplishment to his list! Jones, who has worked alongside many musical powerhouses such as Patti LaBelle, Jill Scott, and Fantasia has just released his first solo album entitled, Fatherless Child.

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Philadelphia Sun

The multitalented Jamar Jones shares his journey to emotional freedom with his newest album: "Fatherless Child" - The Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Tweet Share Pin Email ABOVE PHOTO: Jamar Jones By Kharisma McIlwaine Mount Airy native Jamar Jones was always gifted in music. His journey with the piano began at 4-years-old, following the death of his father. Growing up in the church, Jones put his gifts to good use, fine tuning his skills as a pianist, producer,...

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WFAA (Dallas)

Aretha Franklin's legacy: Power, strength and respect

Following Aretha Franklin's death, many record stores in the DFW area sold out of her albums. At Spinster Records, Kate Siamro said Aretha's vinyls were gone within the first hour. "There is always an Aretha record somewhere in here. So today is kind of crazy to open up the store and an hour into it, just be completely out," she said.

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UTA Students, Faculty Featured in New Patti LaBelle Album

To make it in the music business, you need talent and an "in." Unbeknownst to many, the music industry program at the University of Texas at Arlington has both. "When I was a freshman in college, I had the opportunity to write and produce a song with Boyz II Men, and so I jumped on it and was successful," said Jamar Jones, an adjunct professor of music industry studies at UTA.

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