Richmond’s First Southern Soul Music Festival: Featuring Tucka, Pokey Bear, Calvin Richardson, Roy C, Sir Charles Jones, and Ronnie Bell *No Refunds or Exchanges *Artist are subject to change
Tucka - Over the past few years, a brand new voice has risen by the name of TUCKA, he’s been winning fans with his signature sound. Influenced by R&B and Soul Greats he rose-up on the sounds from his southwest Louisiana roots. TUCKA has come up with his own sound, which combines the best of both.
Calvin Richardson - Affectionately dubbed “The Soul Prince,” Multi-Grammy Award nominated singer/songwriter Calvin Richardson has been delighting fans with his straight-shooting no holds barred southern Soul and driving women mad for close to two decades.
Sir Charles Jones - Sir Charles Jones is an artist whose part-throwback, part-modern style of R&B is based on traditional Southern soul and blues. The vocalist, songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist call himself the Undisputed King of Southern Soul; he has been a busy touring musician with headlining gigs and appearances at soul and blues festivals.
Pokey Bear - Southern bluesman Pokey Bear injects a larger-than-life swagger into his R&B-infused bayou soul. The Baton Rouge party-starter released his solo effort Josephine Son Pokey in 2014; the album included his de facto theme song, "They Call Me Pokey."
The Legendary Roy C - Roy C is an American southern soul singer, songwriter and record executive, best known for his 1965 hit, "Shotgun Wedding", the song “Honey Drippers, has been one of the most sampled drum tracks in hip hop music.
Ronnie Bell - Ronnie Bell is a church-reared independent R&B singer, his material has alternated between contemporary commercial sounds and slower numbers more in line with deeply Southern soul-blues. "I'll Pay the Shipping Cost" arrived in 2016.