(2016 NCEM's Best R&B/Funk Band & 2017 BMA's Best R & B Band)
May 27, 2017, Next Phase received the NCEM (Northern California's Entertainers Music) Award for the Best R & B/Funk Band 2016-2017, beating out over 500 other bands. Next Phase plays high energy, yet smooth music, paying Tribute to The Isley Brothers, who are one of the most influential bands "of all time". They are the only band with top 40 hits in every decade since the 50's!! Next Phase (Isley Brothers Tribute Band), is based in Sacramento, CA and is a Concert Show band, that can make your event truly special. In addition, to the Isley songs, the band upon request, has an R & B party show, which includes Pop, Rock and Blues (something for everybody).