Keyboard virtuoso and Chief Funk Apostle Cory Henry has released his latest solo album, Best of Me, via
Henry House Entertainment / Culture Collective.
Produced, arranged, performed and co-written by Cory Henry, the mostly-instrumental, 11-track album is a showcase for his many, varied talents. Throughout the record, listeners will hear the prolific Henry on vocals, Hammon B3 organ, Moog, and the electric string instrument Harpejji.
With a sound that Cory has christened “future soul”—a groove-heavy fusion of funk, blues, gospel, jazz and R&B—the new record seeks to mine the greatness of ’70s soul forefathers like Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Donny Hathaway, James Brown, and more to continue the musical storyline of a time Henry calls “the greatest era of music.”
Listen to Best of Me on the platform of your choice here or stream it via Spotify below.
Cory Henry – Best of Me – Full Album
Henry is set for appearances this weekend at XPoNential Music Festival, Sea.Hear.Now Festival, and Indy Jazz Festival. From there, Cory will head out on tour throughout the rest of this year with a variety of band lineups. Notable tour stops include a run of shows at New York’s iconic Blue Note later this month and a pair of Colorado shows with fellow master keyboardist/composer Robert Glasper in December. For a full list of Henry’s upcoming tour dates, head here.