'Legend' is a word so overused in the music business that it has lost much of it's original impact. But Freestyle Records feels wholly justified in describing our latest signing as precisely that.
Martha Highs' impeccable soul credentials are beyond question. She was a member of The Jewels, who in the mid 60's were part of The James Brown Revue, and also released two 45s produced by James Brown, Although The Jewels ev...
"An album that captures one of soul music’s most powerful voices. 4 Stars!"
"A beautifully measured album full of vim and vigour"
Blues & Soul magazine, Blues & Soul magazine
"Oh My! This is fantastic! This is one of those albums that reminds you why you love soul music! A very rare 5/5."
DJ Pimpernel Jones
"It's a solid selection of songs, production is spot on. One of the best Freestyle releases I've heard in a while!"
"It has been such a long wait for a proper Martha High showcase but that all now seems like yesterday. “Soul Overdue” is here… now… and it’s a full bodied scorcher that should please any funk and soul fan."
DJ Philster, Funkalicious
"Martha was good enough for ‘The Godfather’ – she’s good enough for me. Funky heaven!"
Peter Young, Jazz FM
"Our Album Of The Month!"
Yann Barbotin, www.stonedcircus.com
"Martha High delivers, a true soul sista! This album is chocked full of fresh funky soul vibes!"
Steve Zalenka, Streetnoise Radio Los Ang
"A fine return to form, Easily among the best comeback albums in recent history."
Christopher Lawyer, 88 1 KDHX FM, kdhx.org
"A genuine album of arguably epic proportions!"
Blacc Jazz, alphabeatsoup.org