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Leela James

Read Who's Listening to Leela James -- And Where?

September 2, 2010 – James might reflect a split in the audience for new soul and R&B, and where it's being heard.

Leela James

Listen Leela James: New Soul From An Old Soul

September 2, 2010 – James' new CD is on Stax Records, once home to soul icons The Staple Singers and Otis Redding.


Listen Leela James: 'A Change Is Gonna Come'

January 4, 2006 – James talks about her debut CD, A Change is Gonna Come, and her love for classic soul music.


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