Street Corner Renaissance is known for their a cappella Doo Wop Group and style of music that has paved the foundation of the new age hip hop and rap of today. SCR, has not only been paving waves in one genre but are rapidly moving up on multiple charts. SCR has been increasing and moving upward on the Billboard charts nationally and internationally.
On March 20th, 2012 their new Album, “Life Could Be A Dream – Street Corner Renaissance” will be released with hit singles already climbing the charts, #3 on www.Billboard.biz, Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Sales Chart, #13 on the www.Billboard.biz Hot Single Sales and #53 on the R&B Albums Core Chart. Their singles, “I Love You For Sentimental Reasons”, “Life Could Be A Dream”, “Billie Jean” and other songs from the new CD, are receiving increased national and overseas airplay.
These gentlemen can sing melodies that can broadcast energy and soulful voices transporting their audiences to another space and time. Not just another singing group, Street Corner Renaissance intertwines themes of social and cultural awareness into their music, offering “food for the spirit as well as the soul.” Whether it’s a soul-stirring tribute to the legendary Sam Cooke, street corner crooning for the ladies, Black history-themed conscious music or a inspiring gospel celebration, their superb vocal skills shine through.
Street Corner Renaissance has opened for such top acts as the legendary Chuck Berry, Kool and The Gang and the top-selling male R&B singing group of all time, Boyz II Men. They have also shared the stage with accomplished performers such as Nancy Wilson, George Duke, Patty Austin, Freda Payne, Linda Hopkins, Lalah Hathaway, Dianne Reeves, Gerald Wilson and Patrice Rushen, just to name a few. Following that debut they opened for the well-known a cappella group Take Six at Debbie Allen’s “Smile Festival” and performed on-air with the legendary Stevie Wonder and renowned poet Nikki Giovanni.
Their style of music will forever be in our hearts. Make sure to mark your calendar this March 20th, for their new album “Life Could Be A Dream – Street Corner Renaissance” being released both digitally and physically through New Beginning Records. Street Corner Renaissance has proven that “anything you set your soul to can be achieved”.