10/08/18 will see the launch of the debut album 'Everything is Energy' which features a host of soulful luminaries including U.S vocalists Ellison Kendrick (Joss Stone, single 'Black Suit' peaked at #11 on billboard singles sales chart), Teisha Marie (described as "refreshingly honest"- Soultrain.com), Dennis Bettis (Grammy nominated, songwriter to Luther Vandross, Charlie Wilson & Boys II Men), U.K vocalist Arnob Basit, as well as musicians Bryan Corbett (The Brand New Heavies), Jim Macrae (Jordan Rakei), Kerry '2 Smooth' Marshall (Musiq Soul Child, Calvin Richardson, Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton),Greg Doggett (The Doggett Brothers), as well as a very special remix from Opolopo.
HD is brought to you by bassist/producer Benjamin Race who has followed in the footsteps of Gregory Porter, Carleen Anderson & Jacob Collier after recording a live session for Jazz FM. He has worked with the likes of Mark Di Meo, The West Coast Soul Stars, The Doggett Brothers, live performances with Alexander O'Neil, Trevor Nelson, Soweto Kinch (MOBO'S Best Jazz Act), members of Incognito, Jamiroquai as well as playing with world renowned bassists Victor Wooten & John Patitucci.
Benjamin is endorsed by Warwick bass guitars & Ernie Ball strings, with teachings from Julian Crampton (Reel People, Tony Momrelle, Joey Negro's Sunburst Band.) HD is promoted by Steve Ripley (Soul Food) who has worked with En Vogue, Angie Stone, Beverley Knight, Lisa Stansfield, Maxwell and Sade.