This is Sugaray Rayfordâ€™s third CD release. His 1st release, Blind Alley (2010), was independently released. His 2nd release, Dangerous (2013), was under Delta Groove Music Inc. Dangerous was #8 on Living Blues Top 50 Albums of 2013.
Sugaray was just nominated for BB King Entertainer of the Year and Traditional Male Vocalist for the 2015 Blues Music Awards. He is also lead vocalist for The Mannish Boys who were also nominated for 3 awards.
Upcoming Tour dates:
June 12 - The Birk Birkenfeld, OR
June 13 - Highway 99 Seattle, WA
June 14 - Shuga Jazz Bistro Seattle, WA
June 16 - Poor House Bistro San Jose, CA
June 18 - Biscuits & Blues San Francisco, CA
June 19 - Biscuits & Blues San Francisco, CA
June 21 - Malarkey's Long Beach, CA
June 22 - Sugar Mill Tarzana, CA
June 27 - Rhythm Room Phoenix, AZ
"Not many singers can take us from the delta to the modern chitlin' circuit as easily as he does. A big man with a big voice and plenty of personalityâ€¦"
â€”Jazz & Blues Report
"Whether it's rompin' Chicago blues, Memphis Stax-powered soul, scorching Texas blues or New Orleans-tinged jazz, Sugaray fields whatever's his way with confident versatility."
â€”Colorado Blues Society
"Sugaray Rayford is a revelation as he powerfully moans the bluesâ€¦"
â€”Blues in Britain Magazine