As announced on June 4th 2018, J.J. Leone chose to take a break from music citing mental health issues.
The team here at JJLEONE.COM are very pleased to report that he is recovering well, and has announced his return to music via Instagram today.
At this time, J.J. doesn’t wish to comment on any new music or future releases, but has confirmed his first live appearance after returning will be the headline act at Godstonebury 2018 in Surrey, UK.
Established music blog A&R Factory have posted their review of J.J. Leone’s new single ‘Silver Lining‘.
Voted amongst the top 100 music blogs in the world, A&R Factory describes Leone as ‘an R&B triple threat as a songwriter, vocalist and producer.’ As well as sharing the official video, Emily Vandergast writes: ‘he has everything it takes to rise up from the underground with his prodigally pioneering sound.’
Full review: https://www.anrfactory.com/j-j-leone-silver-lining-urban-aural-alchemy/
Godstonebury, a Surrey UK music festival, have confirmed J.J. Leone will be performing live in 2018.
With Leone scheduled to appear on September 1st, all ticket sales for this festival go to ‘The Orpheus Centre‘, who aim to improve and enhance the lives of young disabled adults through art and music.
Caesar Live N Loud have featured J.J. Leone’s brand new single ‘Silver Lining’ in their latest entry.
The online music blog, which was voted as one of the top 100 independent music blogs by Musicaroo in 2018, says that: ‘This is a smooth, chilled-out piece of soulful R&B, packed with catchy guitar licks, heartbeat kick drum and those piano keys in the end just did it for me!’
Full review: https://www.caesarlivenloud.com/2018/05/jj-leone-unveils-new-single-silver-lining.html
‘Daily Playlists’, an independent playlist curator, have added J.J. Leone’s new single ‘Silver Lining’ to Chill Daily.
The single, which was released on May 25th 2018, can now be found on Spotify and many other major digital streaming services such as Deezer, Tidal, Napster and Pandora.
Playlist on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/dailyplaylists/playlist/4AdYp225qsEG9ZpZoPgLdh?si=exy4ZE2WSm2ssTgjgBdD_Q
J.J. Leone’s new single ‘Silver Lining’ has now been released worldwide on all major digital download platforms.