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Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Cover Dusty Springfield’s ‘Little by Little’

Sharon Jones may no longer be with us, but her legacy continues to endure in the form of posthumous releases. Daptone Records released…
Emily Tan / October 7, 2020

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Cover Stevie Wonder’s ‘Signed Sealed Delivered I’m Yours’

Daptone Records will be releasing a collection of previously unheard tracks by Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings. The album will include covers includes…
Emily Tan / September 15, 2020

Video: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – “Searching for a New Day”

A little over one year after the death of Sharon Jones, Daptones Records has released a video celebrating the singer's life and legacy. The clip for the…
Maggie Serota / January 9, 2018

Watch the Dap-Kings Perform a Medley Tribute to Sharon Jones on Fallon

Last night on Jimmy Fallon, the Roots were joined by the Dap-Kings (of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings fame) to perform a tribute to vocalist…
Rob Arcand / November 19, 2017

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – “Call on God”

Daptone Records' latest release is Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings' "Call on God." The song, which will appear on her forthcoming posthumous release Soul of  a…
Brian Josephs / November 1, 2017

Grammys 2017: Watch Sturgill Simpson Perform “All Around You” With the Dap-Kings

Sturgill Simpson gave a rousing performance of his song "All Around You" at the Grammy Awards tonight, one of the highlights from his August LP A Sailor's Guide to Earth. He was…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 12, 2017

Video: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – “Please Come Home For Christmas”

This Christmas comes after a rough year that saw the passing of Sharon Jones, who succumbed to her lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer in November. Sharon…
Brian Josephs / December 20, 2016

Public Memorials for Sharon Jones Will Be Held Next Week

A pair of public memorials for the late, great soul singer Sharon Jones have been announced. The first will take place on December 14 at Brooklyn's…
Brian Josephs / December 7, 2016

Video: Remembering Sharon Jones’s Electric Live Performances

Last night, we were saddened to learn that funk and soul singer Sharon Jones had died at age 60 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
Anna Gaca / November 19, 2016

Sharon Jones Has Died

Sharon Jones, the front-woman for her soul group Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, has died of complications from pancreatic cancer. She was 60.
Taylor Berman / November 18, 2016

White House’s South by South Lawn Festival Lineup: Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Jones

The Obamas went to SXSW this past March and they must've really liked it, because earlier this month the White House announced its own "South…
Anna Gaca / September 25, 2016

Watch Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings Generously Lord Over ‘Kimmel’

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings visited Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday night to give the people what they want: a stunning, soulful performance on behalf…
Kyle McGovern / March 25, 2014

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings Mine Cathartic Joy on ‘Give the People What They Want’

7SPIN Rating: 7 of 10Release Date: January 14, 2014Label: DaptoneEuphoria is central to survival. What better way to keep on keepin' on than by experiencing…
Anupa Mistry / January 14, 2014

Sharon Jones on Beating Cancer, Going Onstage Bald, and Fighting for Soul

Sharon Jones was ready to the hit the road. In spring 2013, the vivacious 57-year-old Dap-Kings frontwoman plowed through a riveting SXSW showcase and chatted…
Max Blau / January 10, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Bruce Springsteen, Damien Jurado, Sharon Jones, More

It's that time of the week again: We've rounded up the best album streams available online. Scroll down to find links to the latest from…
Kyle McGovern / January 7, 2014
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