Laurel, MD -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/02/2015 -- Michael Egleton has been a prominent musician in the jazz field for many years, so it comes as no surprise to his fans that he has been awarded several distinguished honors this year. From his meteoric rise from 1200 on Reverbnation's national ranking to 124, a growth of nearly 90 ranks each month, Egleton's latest music has become a media hit. His new album A Look Into My Heart has garnered him Best Adult Contemporary Album for 2014 by the Ohio Music Awards, and the single "Baby, Baby, Baby" from that album has been featured in the United Kingdom as one of the Top 30 songs on Simon Darke's radio show "It's All Soul to Me." Upon being awarded the Ohio Music Awards honor, Michael said, "Thank you again to the Ohio Music Awards and you the fans, friends and well-wishers for your support."
Michael Egleton will be holding a concert on January 23, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. at the Empire Concert Club in Akron, Ohio, located on the web at http://www.empireconcertclub.com/. Michael will be performing numbers from A Look Into My Heart, which was released in June 2014, as well as earlier albums and singles. He has been featured at several Akron venues throughout the years, including being showcased as the first black Soul Blues artist to play at the Musica Music Venue downtown.
A Look Into My Heart features collaboration from some major musicians of the modern jazz movement, such as Wes McGraw, Samuel Haygood, KT Beats, Bill Clarke of the S.O.S. Band and Ginger Pittman. The album is available on iTunes, Amazon and at www.MichaelEgleton.com. Visitors can also learn more about Michael Egleton and his music by visiting the website. Michael Egleton's talent is evident in all of his music, including his latest album, and is highlighted by his many awards and accolades.
About Michael Egleton
Since he was seven years old, Michael Egleton has been playing music. He started with Gospel and soon branched into the areas of Jazz, Blues, R&B and Soul. Michael's special talent lies in the keyboard, but his imaginative vocals and compositions bring to life powerful messages of love, hope and faith. His music has received several awards and been featured in a variety of venues.
Publicist: Pierre Walters