In the end, he felt it was better to just go with music if they couldn't have her. For 20 of those years, she hosted the top-ranked nighttime shows in Atlanta, the “Quiet Storm” and “Love & Relationships”, both heard on The People’s Station, V-103 and nationally syndicated show “Autoscoop” with Adam Goldfien. V-103 clearly is facing more Quiet Storm competition with Steve Hegwood's Old School 87.7 on top of Kiss 104.1's Slow Jamz. This is a list of songs associated with the quiet storm radio format, widely heard in the United States starting in 1976 as a form of early evening/late night easy listening music aimed at a sophisticated African American audience. Quiet Storm also drew inspiration from Marvin Gaye's lush Let's Get It On LP, the orchestrations of Philly soul, and the gentle, ultra-smooth recordings of Al Green.
Management didn't say at the time why they made the move. She returned on Monday night at 10 p.m. as if she had never left.
And it was just perfect timing.
Go directly to shout page. Rodney Ho writes about entertainment for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She returned to V-103 in 2014 part time on weekends.
"Quiet Storm with Joyce Littel," 10 p.m.-1 a.m. weekdays, V-103. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Early Morning Praise with Larry Tinsley; ... Ramona DeBreaux; The Kenny Burns Show; Greg Street; The Quiet Storm with Joyce Littel; Schedule; Listen Live; V-103 International HD-2; Download our App; Latest. This was posted Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog. Peaches & Herb would be thrilled: Joyce Littel has reunited with V-103's signature night-time show the Quiet Storm after a seven-year absence and it feels so good. In a way, quiet storm was R&B's answer to soft rock and adult contemporary -- while it was primarily intended for black audiences, quiet storm had the same understated dynamics, relaxed tempos and rhythms, and romantic sentiment. Littel, away from the radio, has organized events over the years such as her Valentine's Day's Passion & Poetry concert at Center Stage. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. She said the minute she came on and played Lenny Williams' "Cause I Love You," the phones lit up. Here was what she posted Monday on Instagram. Quiet storm remained popular from the late '70s into the early '90s, when mainstream R&B took on a harder-edged hip-hop influence; as a result, quiet storm found virtually no new practitioners. 4,575 listeners, 志方あきこ
199,050 listeners, George Benson Coronavirus updates; Blogs; ... Part of RADIO.COM Music… But it doesn't take an economist to figure out the 2008 near depression that caused one-third of radio revenue in the Atlanta market to disappear may have been a factor. The album eventually gave its name to a style and radio format that aimed to create very similar moods. In 1975, Smokey Robinson released a smooth, sensuous solo LP of romantic adult soul titled A Quiet Storm. On Air. Everything lined up. 94,343 listeners, 志方あきこ However, there was also an urbane sophistication and subdued soulfulness that marked quiet storm as unmistakably rooted in R&B. "The listeners really helped me get back in that space," she said. (Tickets on sale here.) We just went back at it. In the end, he felt it was better to just go with music if they couldn't have her. “It was a long time coming," Littel said in an interview today. As a respected voice in entertainment, Joyce Littel reigns with honor and accolades.
Quiet Storm also drew inspiration from Marvin Gaye's lush Let's Get It On LP, the orchestrations of Philly soul, and the gentle, ultra-smooth recordings of Al Green. "As Joyce herself has said, with 'Quiet Storm,' she helped make a lot of babies in this market.' 24,261 listeners, Marvin Gaye Rick Caffey, who has been general manager at V-103 for more than 20 years, said in 2010 that he hoped to find a replacement for her relatively quickly. Two Ships (In the Night) [Instrumental Remix], I Need Your Lovin' [1981/Live in Long Beach, CA]. He said he liked how she never resorted to an artificial "sexy" voice to do the show, that she was just herself. Music Sports Gaming Movies TV Shows News Live Fashion Spotlight ... V-103 Quiet Storm Rshawty17; 61 videos; 22,588 views; Last updated on Jun 12, 2019; Quiet storm is a late-night radio format, featuring soulful slow jams, pioneered in the mid-1970s by then-station-intern Melvin Lindsey at WHUR-FM, in Washington, D.C. Smokey Robinson's like-titled hit single, A Quiet Storm, released in 1975 as the title track to his third solo album, lent its name to the format and to the radio program that introduced it to the public. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. A native New Yorker, he has covered education at The Virginian-Pilot, small business for The Wall Street Journal and a host of beats at the AJC over 20-plus years. Reggie Rouse, long-time program director, said she is an incredible brand in this market and it was difficult to find a proper replacement for her.
Anita Baker Leave feedback. She was smart enough to keep herself out there and relevant.". Quiet storm is a late-night radio format, featuring soulful slow jams, pioneered in the mid-1970s by then-station-intern Melvin Lindsey at WHUR-FM, in Washington, D.C. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. But V-103 cut her without explanation in early 2010. Over that time, she said the topic of Quiet Storm came up periodically but she didn't push it. But in the end, the station chose to keep the show jockless - for seven years.
I'm enjoying it as much as I did when I did it before.". But V-103 cut her without explanation in early 2010, as her Valentine's Day's Passion & Poetry concert at Center Stage.