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Joss Stone

Joss Stone

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Joss Stone: The Soul Sessions

Review by Dorian Lynskey, The Guardian, 16 January 2004

THERE'S NO MISSING the thrill of novelty that runs through recent coverage of Joss Stone. See! a white Devon teenager become America's newest soul sensation. ...

Joss Stone

Interview by Ian Watson, Rolling Stone (Australia), March 2004

HOW OLD do you have to be to sing the blues? ...

The Guardian profile: Joss Stone

Profile and Interview by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 23 July 2004

WITH HER ASTONISHINGLY MATURE, emotive black soul voice the Devon teenager is an R&B sensation in the US and a talent that knocks "reality-pop" for ...

Joss Stone: Mind, Body & Soul (Relentless/Virgin)

Review by Dan Gennoe,, September 2004

ONLY six months ago Betty Wright was famous. A Grammy winning, soul singing, star of the '70s and '80s. Now she's just referred to as ...

More Originality Please: The BRITS

Report by Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror, 10 February 2005

THE BRITS Awards Panel must be relieved that their 25th Anniversary coincided with a revival in the fortunes of new UK music makers. ...

Joss Stone

Interview by Angus Batey, Daily Express, March 2005

WHEN YOU'RE a pop star, life rushes by at a furious pace. And things are so hectic for Joss Stone right now that the only ...

The Undoctored Ms Stone, I Presume: Joss Stone

Interview by Robert Sandall, The Sunday Times, 4 February 2007

MEETING JOSS STONE in the Electric Lady recording suite in downtown Manhattan feels curiously appropriate. Set up in 1968 by Jimi Hendrix, who named his ...

The Brits 2007: Live and Everything

Report by Jude Rogers, Guardian Unlimited, 14 February 2007

LADIES AND gentlemen! Boys and girls! Pop spods and car crash-telly fans! The hour is at hand! Welcome, one and all, to the Brits blog! ...

Joss Stone: Introducing Joss Stone

Review by Dan Gennoe,, 16 March 2007

LOOKING FOR A DETAILED EXPLANATION of the term backlash? Just ask Joss Stone. One minute Devon's favourite soul sister can do no wrong and is ...

Digital Venuses: Lily Allen, Joss Stone, Amy Winehouse

Comment by Kandia Crazy Horse, San Francisco Bay Guardian, 8 May 2007

CALL THEM the new British bitch pack: barefoot soul shouter Joss Stone and her ascendant sistren, skankin' Lily Allen and torchy Amy Winehouse (Corinne Bailey ...

Joss Stick: Joss Stone

Interview by Dan Gennoe, Mail On Sunday, 2008

JOSS STONE is smoking a fag. Crouched on the pavement outside the BBC's Maida Vale studio, a grey cardigan pulled around her, a skinny roll-up ...

Joss Stone: Colour Me Free!

Review by Mike Diver,, 2 November 2009

A fans-only collection, but at least time’s firmly on her side. IT'S EASY TO FORGET that Joss Stone is still only 22 years old. This is ...

Joss Stone: Colour Me Free!

Review by Angus Batey, Yahoo! Music, 16 November 2009

FIRST THINGS FIRST: yes, the cover art is awful. She isn't the only artist to bang on a bit too much for some people's tastes ...

Joss Stone: LP1

Review by Holly Gleason, Paste, 25 July 2011

SOUL CHILD JOSS STONE grew up going toe-to-toe and holding her own with some of classic R&B's finest, and that old soul presence made for ...

Joss Stone: The Soul Sessions Vol 2

Review by John Aizlewood,, 13 July 2012

Stone returns to her covers comfort zone, with excellent results. Joss Stone was only 16 years old when she debuted with The Soul Sessions in 2003. ...

Water for Joss Stone's Soul

Profile and Interview by David Burke, R2/Rock'n'Reel, July 2015

"PEOPLE WOULD SAY, 'So, who do you think you are singing these soul music songs when you are 16 and you're white and you're from ...

Joss Stone: Water For Your Soul

Review by Holly Gleason, Paste, 14 July 2015

JOSS STONE, modern queen of the timeless old-school soul, has propelled herself into a project merging hip hop, reggae, world music and R&B. Her tenure ...

Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone: Eventim Apollo, London

Live Review by Rick Pearson, The Evening Standard, 18 July 2019

"THE QUESTION I always get asked is, 'Why are you still doing this?'" The answer for Burt Bacharach, 91, is love, sweet love. "It makes ...


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