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We're pleased to announce that What A Woman Wants by Maria Johnston is now available to you on CDBaby. Visit her Official CDBaby page at the following link: Hear Maria sing a few songs in full length by visiting What A Woman Wants.


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We're pleased to announce that Natural Vibe by Tammy Harris is now available to you on CDBaby. Visit her Official CDBaby page at the following link: Hear Tammy's live performance of cuts from Natural Vibe by visiting YouTube at:


We're pleased to announce that Maria Johnston's latest release titled What A Woman Wants is available digitally at a number of popular providers:

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Simply search on Maria (as the Artist Name) or What A Woman Wants (Name of the CD).

Visit Maria's Official Website at Http://, her Musi

Root Soul Productions presents Soul Epiphany Featuring Ms. Tammy Harris

Special Guest: Ray Silkman

Host: Big Suge

Saturday, June 2, 2007 @ 7:30 PM

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E. 56th Place

Chicago, IL 60637

Tickets: $20.00 - $30.00 in advance, $35.00 at the door

Free Parking & Handicapped Accesible

A Portion Of The Proceeds Will Benefit The Su

Tamara (Tammy) Harris is a talented lyricist and vocalist from Chicago, Illinois who is earning her cap as a producer as well. Tammy's music is a smooth blend of traditional R&B soul music fused with elements of Jazz, Funk, and Pop. Tammy's style had been described by many as reminiscent of the timing of Phyllis Hyman, the vibrato of Stephanie Mills and Randy Crawford, a waver like Denise Williams, and the class of Nancy Wilson.

Tammy's debut album, Can't Keep A Good Woman Down", rele

Maria has released her latest CD titled What A Woman Wants and is available at Maria Johnston is poised to become one of the most impressive artists to arise during the 21st century; but a diversely talented individual in her own right. She's praised for her elastic ability to move easily from Jazz to Ambient genres of music while often composing her own material. She's complimented for her ability to place herself into the lyrics she sings and respected

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