Back to the Soul

by Grayson Hugh

Released 08/12/2016
Swamp Yankee Records
Released 08/12/2016
Swamp Yankee Records
Acclaimed blue-eyed soul legend Grayson Hugh returns to his southern soul roots with this exciting album of 12 new songs, featuring his passionate singing, masterful keyboard playing, and one of the funkiest and most hard-grooving bands around.
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(Excerpt from a review on iTunes by Leonard Pitts, Jr., Miami Herald journalist and author, winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary)

"In 2010, an ambitious 14-song set called "An American Record" heralded the return of Grayson Hugh. And now, five years later, comes "Back To The Soul".

"Back To The Soul" is about going through it all, surviving through it all, gathering the skeins of a sometimes-difficult life – the alienation, the loneliness, the brokenness – and …
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An American Record

by Grayson Hugh

Released 03/01/2010
Swamp Yankee Records
Released 03/01/2010
Swamp Yankee Records
Here is the long awaited comeback release from critically acclaimed singer/songwriter and blue-eyed soul legend Grayson Hugh. In the words of one writer: "Grayson Hugh has been there and is back again. His story - our story - has to be heard."
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Here is the long-awaited new release from critically-acclaimed singer/songwriter Grayson Hugh. Bursting on the scene in 1988 with his debut RCA album "Blind To Reason", Hugh wowed listeners and concert audiences around the world with his soulful voice, poetic lyrics and masterful piano and Hammond B3 playing. "Bind To Reason" garnered several international radio hits including "Talk It Over", "Bring It All Back" and "How Bout Us". The album went gold in the U.S. …
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Road to Freedom

by Grayson Hugh

Released 09/04/1992
MCA Records
Released 09/04/1992
MCA Records
For his second major label album, singer/songwriter Grayson Hugh added a tight, hard-rocking four piece band to compliment his soulful voice and virtuoso piano and Hammond B3 playing, creating a critically acclaimed soul/rock/country record.
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Grayson Hugh's second major label album "Road To Freedom" received international critical acclaim.

Billboard Magazine called it one of 1992's top ten albums.

Chicago Tribune music critic Dan Kening gave it five stars, saying: "As impressive as Grayson Hugh's 1989 debut album "Blind To Reason" was, "Road To Freedom" represents a quantum leap beyond it. While Hugh's blue-eyed soul vocals and affinity for gospel-style Hammond organ remain, his music adds a welcome infusion of rock 'n …
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Blind to Reason

by Grayson Hugh

Released 09/01/1988
RCA Records
Released 09/01/1988
RCA Records
This smash hit debut album by Grayson Hugh, featuring his soulful singing, poetic lyrics and masterful piano and Hammond B3 organ playing, quickly earned him the name "King Of Blue-Eyed Soul".
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Grayson Hugh burst on the scene in 1988 with his RCA debut album "Blind To Reason". The record went Gold in the U.S. and overseas and garnered several global radio hits including "Talk It Over", "Bring It All Back" and "Tears Of Love". The videos made for these songs were also in heavy rotation at MTV, VH1 and BET. With his influences in 60's soul, funk and jazz, and his experience playing the piano in …
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