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New single “The Girl I Love”

She sets my heart free! Carlton Jumel Smith describes Absolute Love on this new single released on Lovemedo Records. Soul music with a bright happy sound. Think Muscle Shoals, Alabama. FAME studios...Rick Hall. Lord have mercy! AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE! ______________ In...

“Devoted To You” EP released

“Devoted To You” EP released

Listen online and order your copies of three brand new singles "Devoted To You", "Heaven In My Arms" and "The Loveliness Of You". Available on Bandcamp and record shops near you. Carlton Jumel Smith is back on Timmion Records, doing what he does best: grooving,...

“It’s Gonna Be Alright” Tour 2022

“It’s Gonna Be Alright” Tour 2022

FRANCE! GERMANY! NETHERLANDS! SWITZERLAND! Like Smokey wrote and David, Eddie, Paul, Melvin, and Otis once sang, "...GET READY, 'CAUSE HERE I COME...". London & Belgium - you know I love you. I'll see you after the singles are released! XXX LONG LIVE SOUL MUSIC!...

LETS PARTY LIKE IT’S 2021!

Friday May 14th Premiering songs from my next album as well a some new single releases. LETS PARTY LIKE IT'S 2021! 7:30 doors8:00 showtime Location: DROM85 Avenue ANew York, NY 10009United States Tickets can only be purchased online:...

HERE WE ARE single

HERE WE ARE single

Be sure to check out my single "HERE WE ARE" available on the BRIGHTER DAYS AHEAD compilation album which features yours truly as well as various artists.  You can purchase this single through Colemine records and Bandcamp as well as all other music platforms....

In the words of Sly Stone, “…HEY MUSIC LOVERS!!!…”

I promise you there is something contained within these pages that will jar your memory, something you can relate to, something you will laugh at, something that will make you run to your record collection, something you will contact me to debate about, and something...

Follow Golden Rules Soul!

Follow Golden Rules Soul!

Make sure you follow https://www.instagram.com/goldenrules.soul Once in a while I’ll be sharing there unforgettable soul stories, posters and articles from my soul music memorabilia. They also share wonderful soul music on their Spotify list. 

Greetings and salutations in the name of music

Greetings and salutations in the name of music

Allow me to introduce myself...my name is Carlton Jumel Smith.I am a soul singer and proud about it.Music is in my DNA and I'd truly be lost without it.It's been my dream ever since I was a little boy. Have you ever had a dream that seemed larger than life?A dream...