Feb 24, · Ryan Shaw is a man with a mission. This year-old singer/songwriter from Decatur, Georgia is out to revive the passion and soul of the Golden Age of Rhythm & Blues () for a new generation. His album, This Is Ryan Shaw, combines a powerfully expressive voice with a clutch of great songs both classic and new--and a state-of-the-art, in-your-face sound that makes it impossible 4/5(42).
The album, This is Ryan Shaw, mixes new material with covers of songs by Wilson Pickett, Bobby Womack, and Jackie Wilson. He was the opening act for the Van Halen tour At the end of he reached some fame in the Netherlands with his single It Gets Better, which peaked at number 2 on the single top charts.
Feb 24, · On This Is Ryan Shaw, this year-old singer reinvents the music of the Golden Age of Rhythm & Blues - defined, in this case, as the years from Without excessive showmanship or pointless over-elaboration, Ryan sings with a sense of passionate commitment that has nearly vanished from the American pop music landscape.4/4(42).