New Music From Noel Gourdin

I first met Noel Gourdin during a listening party that I worked with Epic Records to put together with Sister 2 Sister magazine.  At the time, his record River had reached #1 on the Urban AC charts and he was the only urban artist on Epic’s roster.  Between Epic’s lack of commitment to urban artists at that time and the fact that Noel’s complete body of work didn’t resonate with fans on a mass scale, he’s gone independent.  When most artists go independent it seems that their works suffers, but Noel’s new album Fresh: The Definition is much better than the first in my opinion.  When I heard “Not Around” I felt it was definitely something you could step to.  Check out the video and let us know what you think.

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