Blue-eyed soul (also known as white soul) is rhythm and blues or soul music performed by white artists. The term was first used in the mid-1960s to describe white artists who performed soul and R&B that was similar to the raw, expressive music of the Motown and Stax record labels.
The term continued to be used in the 1970s and 1980s, particularly by the British music press, to describe a new generation of white singers who adopted elements of classic soul music. To a lesser extent, the term has been applied to singers in other music genres that are influenced by soul music, such as urban music and hip-hop soul.
Blue-eyed soul began when white musicians remade African A ...
This super soulful ballad features silky smooth male vocals over a minimalist slow jam, head-bobbing groove. Synth embellishments, octave guitar and strings add a nice fusion of retro/neo soul. Romantic comedy or drama, 20's-50's something crowd, or blare it on the car radio for a cruising scene. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
A retro, grooving tune with vocals reminiscent of Marvin Gaye and Al Green from the early 1970s. A cool rhodes sound and a warm organ B3 rhythm makes this tune ideal for cheerful get-togethers laid-back groove, perfect for background music. Positive, adult casual, Old-school, period piece, Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Jazz, rnb, love song with smooth chords and velvet vocals in perfect harmony. 80's funk aura Sounds like En Vogue. Elegant sentimental and beautiful. Uplifting song about how love can see you through a troubled world. Tender sensuous and sweet. Soulful urban scenes, romantic couples, love song, Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
A spaced out rhythm with a Funk Bass line, Synthesizers, Male Vocals with hints of Reggae. Sounds like A Russian type of: Jon Secada, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias, Luis Miguel. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Light Electronic Beat with layered Keyboard pads and electronic Horns underneath a soulful Male Vocal ala "Earth Wind and Fire". Sounds like Earth, Wind, and Fire. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Old school R&B / pop / rock vibe with full horn section, Hammond B3, guitar. Funky and retro. Powerhouse male lead vocal belts it out; he thought he could upgrade his love life but is now realizing the error of his ways and trying to get his old lover back. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Energized instrumental blue eyed soul track in the style of George Michael, Wham, Human League and others. Pump up the jam with this youthful track with that funky retro synth bass that demands attention.
This short cue is so right for that voice over radio spot TV advert or multi media use, Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Great vocal reminiscent of Van Morrisons Moondance. Very elegant very classy, the perfect music for in store play. Piano, crisp drumming and tight horn arrangement make this swinging modern track a winner! Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Classic neo soul with slight hip hop groove.. Great song with moving melody and lyric featuring fine vocal and elegant real sax Works well for contemporary and vintage uses. Urban contemporary for romantic drama video TV Radio and Multi Media. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Rhythm & Blues, Country Soul Feel, Positive Message, Singer Songwriter, Analog Ray Charles Vibe, Live Bass, Piano, Martin Acoustic Guitar, Real Drums, Has a Live Saloon/Honky Tonk Sound, SMILE! there's always someone worse off than you. Works in Film/TV, Bar Room, Doctumentaries, Slow Dance Scene, Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
This song has won several OMD awards.. it features my guitar and 5-part jazz gospel vocal harmonies to awesome music by Big Daddy Cee.. it's really a jazz RnB ballad.. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
It's a sad day. The funeral of a friend, but remember how it used to be when we used to sing together? Sadness turns to happy memories. Moody verses into happy singalong chorus with full band backing. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Teen dance pop. About self pride; not losing ourselves and who we are.
Girl realizes boy she has been kind to, is selfish. Now aware and wiser, she is concentrating on herself. Female Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Latin vibes with guitar and piano and some atmospheric female vocals at 1.36 min. Summertime, easy living next to the beach. Romantic and love in a playful dance. Good for romantic comedy, holiday & Travel videos, Summer chill out moments. Female Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
An empowering song about coming through the hard times. This song has energy from the opening hammond B3 riff, inspiring vocal, a rocking guitar solo and shimmering bg vox. The lyric engages and resonates from the 1st line. Great theme or closing credit for any story of triumph over adversity. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Let the good times roll on! Upbeat with a bit of soul mixed in, this track is about having fun, and being happy. Features Drums, Bass, Piano, Organ, El Guitar, and a powerful "Chicago-esque" 3 piece horn section of Trumpet, Alto Sax, and Trombone. Think of the classic "It's All Right". Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Anything for You is a lush R&B song with great female singers with a poppy bounce and lyrics that say it all "I'll do anything for you." A smooth uptempo ballad that offers 'I'll do Anything for You' because I'm so in love... with you. Great for film, TV and commercials. Female Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
'Been Awhile' is a touching R&B vocal song with warm words and hip piano. The background drums has a marching feel to it. The song is about a guy thinking about his old army buddies or a relative or lover thinking about a person they know in the service. Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Emotional and thought provoking Pop song about a missing person. Features atmospheric synth pads, acoustic guitar and hip hop style drum loop. Works well for images of contemplation, loneliness, sadness and past memories. Female Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Funky soulful sounds like the Isley Brothers mixed with Remy Shand with a little bit of sounds like Najee on saxophone. This hook is Catchy and sellable. A love romantic song with smooth funky clavinet followed by the famous Mark I electric piano. Would be perfect in a feel good maybe even sexy ad. Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Seriously fun and groovy up tempo track with the fantastic Leon King Guitarist and backing singer with the Late Amy Winehouse sitting in and doing the vocals and funky guitars. Chill out time by the pool dancing ideal for advertising of Coca Cola etc or ideal for party scene in young tv series film, Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Classic style 6/8 R&B ballad sung by the Winner of Andrew Loyd Webbers Superstar competition Ben Forster and with backing vocals from Girls from Huge UK band Liberty X. Perfect for youth orientated Soaps like Hollyoaks, etc could work in fashion or E entertainment or in a club scene in a cool movie, Mixed Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Medium tempo R&B with rock flavoring. The lyrics tell the story of a persons life's journey as it descends through an ugly breakup and finds the bright side of life on the other side of misery. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
A slow R&B ballad about his girl walking away from the relationship as he wonders why....."why are you walking away?" He pleads to "Stop and heal my pain" Organ and sax solos keep it soulful. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Mature person reflects on their life and wishes they could be young again. Smooth easy listening vibe with mature character male vocal give this track a poignant vibe very suitable for any scenes involving people in the winter of their life wishing it was spring again when they were young. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Slow and emotional rendition of this soul ballad about making love. "Don't turn off the light, so you know who's making love with you tonight". Blue-eyed soul vocal from Paul Cox+sensitive guitar from Charlie Fabert with rhythm section+horns give this track a bluesy and sensual feel. Lurve+blues. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Super groovy, bluesy song with great vocals, jazzy saxophone and melodic acoustic guitar solo reminiscent of Larry Carlton. Works well in big city, street traffic, smoky bar film scenes. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Perfect sensual atmosphere. This love theme starts quietly with a hot whistle over a "Jason Mraz" sounding guitar, into a gentel piano that evokes a tender, melancholy mood. Confessional lyrics rest atop a Sexy guitar. Good Girl & Bad Boy romance. Blue eyed Marvin Gay; Al Green; Commodores "Easy" Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Feel good classic soul-blues style track with a steady 3/4 rhythm. Features expressive lead guitar, smooth piano, soulful hammond organ and a big brass section. Good for background music in a bar, cafe, or playing on the radio. Instrumental, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
A relaxed, easygoing tune with vocals reminiscent of Marvin Gaye. Warm guitar fills and a warm organ rhythm makes this tune ideal for cheerful get-togethers Laid-back groove perfect for background music. Positive, adult casual, Old-school, Male Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul
Song about having a good time on a beach. Lush female vocals, sweet and loving. Laidback, "Going to the places that I love... where dolphins come to play, you watch the clouds passing by..." Great harmonies, new romance, silver linings, sweet making love music. Longing, hopeful, nostalgic, tropical. Female Vocals, RnB Music, Blue-Eyed Soul