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SINGER ERIC BENÉT NOMINATED FOR TWO GRAMMY AWARDS FOR ACCLAIMED “LOVE & LIFE” CD Upcoming TV Appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show on December l6th.

Upcoming TV Appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show on December l6th.

/songwriter/producer Eric Benét has been nominated for two Grammy today including Best https://i2.wp.com/i269.photobucket.com/albums/jj55/rnbmusicblogdotcom1/Eric-Benet.jpg?resize=186%2C280&ssl=1R&B Album for his smash CD “Love & Life.  The second nomination for the talented heart-throb is for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, paying to his single “You’re The Only One,” which spent four weeks on the charts at No. 1.  Fresh off of a national tour that has sold out venues in several markets, Benét is scheduled to serenade his fans and a national audience on “The Ellen DeGeneres” show on December 16 .



Benét’s “Love & Life” CD is the product of a return to his musical roots in his hometown of Milwaukee where he teamed up with previous creative partner Demonte Posey and writer/producer George Nash, Jr. to create an R&B masterpiece tinged with gospel and jazz influences.   The songs were inspired by Benét’s passion for R&B music from the 70’s and influences such as Stevie Wonder and Blue Magic.  

Eric Benét first turned heads with his debut album “True To Myself” (l996). His platinum-certified “A Day In The Life” (l999) earned Benét his first Grammy nomination for his acclaimed duet “Spend My Life With You” with R&B siren, .   In 2005, his next album “Hurricane” brought Eric into the studio with multi-Grammy winning producer .   In September 2008, Essence magazine said, “His melodic opus, Love & Life , is a throwback to decades of rhythm and blues from the 70’s to the present day.”  

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