Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded. Update.



Here we are just after rehearsal yesterday, refreshing for Saturday night’s concert at Deep Water Amphitheater, Manson WA (July 30).

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Thought of The Day. Understand Your Worth.


Thought I’d pass this reminder along!

Jody Watley. Shalamar Reloaded. Updates. Thoughts and Images

Spending time with my daughter Lauren who’s home visiting and just celebrated a birthday, as well as still proud of the recent shows with Shalamar Reloaded in California and Mississippi. Here are some highlight photo’s from the past week, music, concerts and family – remember don’t just make a living, create a life and try to fill it with good vibes and people as much and as often as you can. In this crazy unpredictable world, it’s more important than ever.


Jody Watley. Black Rodeo. Jackson, Mississippi.


A thousand desperate phone calls of attempted sabotage – couldn’t shut us down. Shalamar Reloaded slaying wherever we go. Black Rodeo, Jackson Mississippi. 


Ready for the Meet and Greet at California State Fair. Shalamar Reloaded. Jody Watley.


Jody Watley. Shalamar Reloaded and dance squad.


Nate Allen Smith. Shalamar Reloaded. Photography: D. Shorter Sr. California State Fair


Having a great time onstage and off – Rosero McCoy, Jody Watley Live. California State Fair. Photography: D. Shorter Sr.


Jody Watley. Live California State Fair. Photo by D. Shorter Sr.


Serving up the cool on a hot day – because we can! Shalamar Reloaded. Jody Watley. Stanislaus County Fair.


Pre-show meet and greet some of the many enthusiastic fans that showed so much love.


Jody Watley. Shalamar Reloaded and dance crew Stanislaus Count Fair, after another great concert experience. 


Joy! With the people after the concert. Jody Watley. Shalamar Reloaded. Stanislaus County Fair.


Nate making new fans – a hit with the ladies of all ages. Shalamar Reloaded.


Shoni Curless a loving supporter of ours – but especially Nate! Shalamar Reloaded. Stanislaus County Fair. July 13, 2016


My daughter Lauren  –  I still look at her with joy, love and admiration today like I did back then when we did this photo session for a UK magazine.


Nothing like spending quality time. So happy she’s home for the week, still celebrating her birthday. My daughter Lauren and I girls day out. 


Jody Watley. Art by Shawn West.


I had a fan girl moment when Maxwell responded to my tweet and said I was still a thrill!


Flashed back on our milestone of releasing our first single “SlowDance” and the fabulous  single release party at Bryan Rabin and Adam XII Present: Giorgio’s on The Sunset Strip. Feels great to have a vision, plan and be able to execute it and see it come to fruition despite naysayers and obstacles.

Shalamar Reloaded Celebrate Single Release LA Style: Eurweb


Announced my return to the legendary and intimate Blues Alley with Shalamar Reloaded Oct. 14-16, 2016. 

Up Next:

July 30 Deep Water Amphitheater, Manson WA

August 18-21: Blue Note Hawaii, Honolulu Tickets: Here

August 27 – Freestyle Explosion Tour Philadelphia, Wells Fargo Arena

Oct. 14/16 – Blues Alley Info and  Tickets: Here


Dare To Be. Thought of The Day.

Dare to Be

When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.

When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light.

When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it.

When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway.

When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back.

When there seems to be no hope, dare to find some.

When you’re feeling tired, dare to keep going.

When times are tough, dare to be tougher.

When love hurts you, dare to love again.

When someone is hurting, dare to help them heal.

When another is lost, dare to help them find the way.

When a friend falls, dare to be the first to extend a hand.

When you cross paths with another, dare to make them smile.

When you feel great, dare to help someone else feel great too.

When the day has ended, dare to feel as you’ve done your best.

Dare to be the best you can –

At all times, Dare to be!

— came across this had to share!–

Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded Turn It Out At State Fair. Review.


“Watley earned her standing ovation..she’s broadened her range and her voice is stronger than it was 30 years ago..”

“Shalamar Reloaded..treating the crowd to two original tunes SlowDance and O.R.I.G.IN.A.L both of which hold up to anything Watley or any incarnation of Shalamar has ever done.”

Read the full review by Michael P. Coleman, Sac Cultural Hub: Here

JUST ADDED. Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded Set To Debut At State Fair




Just Announced: Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded

Monday July 11, 2016 – California State Fair Toyota Concert Series Golden 1 Stage

Tickets: Here 

We have stepped in as Chaka Khan has had to cancel and enter rehab, I’m keeping her in my prayers.

Wednesday July 13, 2016 — Stanislaus County Fair Info / New Story: Here

Jody Watley Upcoming Concerts. July and August.




The schedule for July and August features:

July 9, 2016 Jackson, MS Mississippi State Fair Coliseum / Black Rodeo with Shalamar Reloaded – One show 8 PM.

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July 30, 2016 – Deep Water Amphitheater with Shalamar Reloaded


August 18-21 Blue Note Hawaii, Honolulu with Shalamar Reloaded


August 27 – Freestyle Explosion – Jody Watley

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Jody Watley. Superhero. New Art. 

New from Ellis Jones – @SonofEllis7 on Instagram.


New. Jody Watley Art.

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