Noel Gourdin

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Soul and R&B singer Noel Gourdin (Gor-Deen) emerged on the music scene with his number one hit song “The River” which stayed on the Urban AC charts at number one for 15 weeks! Noel Gourdin is bringing a new twist to radio. Introducing “The Soul&B Revival with Noel Gourdin,” “Spinnin The Best In Soul, From Then and Now.” The mission for “The Soul&B Revival Radio Show” is all about the CONSERVATION and PRESERVATION of the R&B/SOUL GENRE or in this case the SOUL&B GENRE. “I want this show to be another vehicle for putting spotlights on UNDER APPRECIATED and INDIE SOUL&B ARTISTS that are considered “UNDERGROUND” and shouldn’t be! Artists that in my opinion are making the very best music this industry has to offer and has the hardest time being heard. I want to be an ADVOCATE for THE SOUL&B ARTISTS that do not get commercial radio love and SHOULD BE (PERIOD).” Said Gourdin. A native of Brockton, Massachusetts, the talented singer-songwriter credits his father and brother to introducing him to an array of classic soul and hip-hop. Gourdin expressed “listening to so music from so many different eras really helped me put my style together.” In 2004 Gourdin contributed the song “Family Reunion” to the soundtrack of the movie “The Cookout”. In 2005 a meeting with Sony Music led to a summer showcase which landed Noel on Sony Music’s roster and resulted in his 2008 debut album “After My Time”. Which is a refreshing mix of timeless R&B music with a modern, youthful feel which produced his number one hit song “The River.” The album is armed with Noel’s commanding rich vocals and a solid collection of intimate, soulful songs. The hit song, “The River” was featured on the soundtrack to the film, “Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins.” Noel’s sophomore album Fresh: The Definition” released in 2011 was filled with refreshing blend of live instrumentation, organic production, and lyrical content which is reminiscent of classic old soul yet relatable to current music and lyrics. Fresh: The Definition” produced “Beautiful, “which reached the Top 10 on the Urban AC charts. In 2012 Noel finished a successful run of sold outs shows in the UK. Just releasing his third project entitled “City Heart, Southern Soul” released February 18, 2014. “City Heart, Southern Soul” is a musical expression of my life. This project is a culmination of creating and molding Retro-Relevant