||Expose Yourself CD |
Alvin Garrett discography After 10 years of working behind the scenes, Grammy Nominated Songwriter/Producer from Birmingham, AL releases his solo debut album, "Expose Yourself". "Expose Yourself" is a fitting title as Alvin presents a body of work that highlights his broad range of experience as a songwriter, producer, musician, and even studio and mixing engineer. His resume' includes artists such as Ruben Studdard, Johnny Gill, Noel Gourdin, Jordan Knight, Deitrick Haddon, Trin-I-Tee 5:7, Veshawn Mitchell, PJ Morton of Maroon 5, and more. As a writer, Alvin Garrett's pen strokes broadly over the genres of Gospel, R&B, Soul, Pop, and even Contemporary Jazz. This body of work showcases the more sensual and intimate side of Alvin Garrett as he passionately pours out his heart to his listeners. Many people know him as "Cornbread", the bass player and musical director for American Idol, Ruben Studdard. This project will certainly reintroduce to some and introduce him to many as The ...
||Voyage to India CD (2002)
Alvin Garrett CD discography VOYAGE TO INDIA won the 2003 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album.
"Little Things" won the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Urban/Alternative Performance.
"Christmas Song" was nominated for the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals.
Neo-soul diva India Aria gracefully ducks any fears of a sophomore jinx with VOYAGE TO INDIA. Her now-signature approach of up-front vocals and simple instrumental arrangements sparkles with organic sincerity. Opening prelude "Growth" reprises as an interlude with "Healing" and resolves as "Gratitude." VOYAGE TO INDIA shouldn't be misconstrued as a concept album, but there is clearly an underlying lyrical theme; the transcendence of love.
"Talk To Her" finds India offering men sound advice on giving women their due, while "Can I Walk With You" celebrates the ...