Tag: Soul

Africa Rising: African albums to watch out for in 2013

With the world’s hot love affair with the African continent, African artists are slowly becoming a force to reckon with globally. The sounds of Africa are once again becoming the soundtrack […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Afro-Europe’s Global Soul -Ones To Watch : Y’akoto, Joy Denalane & Emeli Sandé,

As we go thru Europe to find the soul of music being brought by the Daughters of Yaa sprinkled all over the world in warrior queen goodness, our passport in global […]

Global Fusion Playist: The Soul Of Destani Wolf

Destani, sweet sweet Destani, is a friend, a sister & one of my favorite artists. That intro just made me feel like I am coming out of the Destani closet […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Lovers Rock 3 Way Slayer Trinity Mix

I am a sucker for great lyrics  that bring the message through from deep down in the roots to the light of an issue. God Bless the lyricist, the wizards […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Sade’s “The Moon And The Sky” (Remix feat. JAY Z)

Well, Well Well, Sade‘s no rappers cherry has been popped as the ban gets lifted with a Jay Z verse on the remix of “The Moon & The Sky”, slated […]

Happy Birthday -Queen of Soul-Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942)

As I always say when the Almighty created Aretha Franklin he broke the mold with a voice that is undisputedly one of the best, if not the best in the […]


I didn’t start out as a John Legend fan because I found him to be awkward & not well developed in his stage presence when Kanye first introduced him to […]

Global Fusion Playlist :Bob Marley And The Wailers- Chances Are Studio 1 Classics

When Bob Marley sang “I’m a soul rebel”, he literally meant it in the fact that his early recordings with the Wailers leaned toward the sound of Soul, Jazz,Blues & […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Al Green – Simply Beautiful

Lord have mercy there are no words to describe Al Green’s hauntingly intoxicating seductive soothing voice & lyrics on this song except to say it’s SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL! Al Green has […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Earth Wind and Fire Love’s Holiday + Brazilian Rhyme

June is Black Music Month. What better song & group than love’s holiday by earth wind & fire to represent the goodness, passion and love in global Black music with […]