Saycon Sengbloh appears as Martha Reeves in Motown the Musical

Finally, finally, I can officially say that I am performing the role of Martha Reeves in Motown the Musical. Martha and the Vandellas are a superstar girl group of the Motown era. You may not know it but every time you sing “Heatwave” or “Dancing in the Streets” you are singing a Vandellas tune. This Atlanta girl, this College Park, Georgia … Read moreSaycon Sengbloh appears as Martha Reeves in Motown the Musical

Motown Musical’s Saycon Sengbloh & Maurice Murphy @ Don Cornelius Tribute

Watching the Grammy Awards tonight has been a sweet pleasure. Its been quite a week and there’s nothing like music to heal the soul. Enjoying all this Grammy Music has me flashing back to this summer when I performed at a Tribute to Don Cornelius at Joe’s Pub with Maurice Murphy. There was a last minute cancellation and … Read moreMotown Musical’s Saycon Sengbloh & Maurice Murphy @ Don Cornelius Tribute

Chester Gregory: The Eve of Jackie with Special Guest Lillias White

On New Years Day I ran into my friend Chester at an after hours breakfast party. We got to talking about music and gigs as we always do: good conversation, good times, potatoes were sizzlin’ on the griddle. Chester keeps the music going. So I couldn’t wait to tell you guys about his upcoming show at … Read moreChester Gregory: The Eve of Jackie with Special Guest Lillias White

Bryan Terrell Clark: Marvin Gaye in Motown the Musical

Mmmm, mmm, mmmm I was hanging on for dear life waiting for the news! And now we know, its official: Bryan Terrell Clark will be playing Marvin Gaye in Motown the Musical! Heard it from the man himself and it was confirmed by our director not to mention the repeated tweeted congratulations he’s received. Its been … Read moreBryan Terrell Clark: Marvin Gaye in Motown the Musical

Berry Gordy Rides in Style: Chrysler 300 Motown Edition

Mr. Gordy’s been the epitome of American class for over 50 years why should he stop doing just that! From fine beginnings as the son of a local grocer to packing powerful punches as a boxer and eventually writing, producing, and promoting some of the most beloved music in the world,  Berry Gordy has always been a hard … Read moreBerry Gordy Rides in Style: Chrysler 300 Motown Edition

Saycon sings at Madison Square Garden January 21st

  Wooohoo! I’m screaming at the top of my lungs ready to rock the stadium and honor my fellow Americans with our National Anthem January 21st! Representing Motown hard! . I hope ya’ll got ya tickets already. During my Fela days I rocked the anthem for the Braves versus the Mets at Yankee stadium. For me … Read moreSaycon sings at Madison Square Garden January 21st

Morgan James @ 54 Below Saturday 1-12-13

Buzz! Buzz! Buzz! We are counting down the days until Motown rehearsal starts! And with the buzzzz we’re keeping it going with the several artists from the cast of Motown glowing and showin’ out in NYC!  What a treat to have yet another rising star in our midst! I’m talking about Morgan James. This soulful young lady has … Read moreMorgan James @ 54 Below Saturday 1-12-13

Motown & Chrysler join on Broadway Pre-Launch!

Motown the Musical: As Martha and the Vandellas: Saycon Sengbloh, Rebecca Covington, and N’kenge Saycon Sengbloh and Morgan James Saycon and young phenom Jibreel Well one thing is for sure: the mounting of a musical is big business! I performed at an event to announce the pre-sale tickets for Motown the Musical and their collaboration … Read moreMotown & Chrysler join on Broadway Pre-Launch!

Saycon Sengbloh: Motown the musical at Broadway on Broadway

Brandon Victor Dixon and Saycon Sengbloh “Dancing In the Streets” “Get Ready” cause here we come! Motown the musical is on its way. I was so excited to see our images on the jumbo tron in the middle of Times Square! We took a full day’s rehearsal to put together a live performance featuring many … Read moreSaycon Sengbloh: Motown the musical at Broadway on Broadway