quot;As you know, I am the queen of neo - soul , and people say I have this common effect on rappers: that I make them change gods and wear crochet hats, shoulder pads," said Badu during the ceremony. "So they have banned me from all of the hip-hop awards .
Get ready for a throwback party with the Backstreet Boys, metal rockers Dream Theater and hip-hop legend Talib Kweli, as well as indie band STRFKR, synth DJ San Holo, and exciting music festivals featuring ... a soft spot for neo-soul.
Tegan and Sara at the 2013 Coachella music festival in Indio, Calif. Credit Chad ... On albums like the Grammy-winning “Black Radio,” released in 2012, the Texas-born pianist Robert Glasper and his group meld deep-rooted jazz and gospel influences with.
Art + Soul Oakland, the music and art festival that's an intrinsic part of summers in the Town, returns this weekend. Now in its 17th year, Art + Soul is continuing its tradition of honoring local musicians, artists and businesses. With the accelerated.
In a convergence of musical genres as wide ranging as Texas Outlaw Country, New Orleans Brass and Funk, Alternative Indie Rock, Americana, Bluegrass, Neo - Soul , Folk, Punk and more, this year's Sing Out Loud Music Festival features an eclectic mix of .
TORONTO — This year's Kultura Filipino Arts Festival , now on its 12th year, will be a three-and-a half-day celebration in various locations, with its last afternoon featuring food vendors, a marketplace and entertainment at the Daniels Spectrum.
As the sun begins to descend and gates open Friday, attendees will be greeted by the sounds of Bakersfield funk outfit J2 & the Business led by bassist Jay Jay Hicks on the festival entry stage. The main stage gets up and running with Bakersfield soul.
Working closely with producers Mark Ronson and Salaam Remi, plus a then-little-known Brooklyn soul ensemble called the Dap-Kings, the young, beehived-and-tattooed London singer pivoted from jazz to the velvet musical vocabulary of '60s girl groups and.
BANGKOK — Martini traditionalists and quinine addicts in Bangkok will rejoice at a gin-fueled, five-day festival starting next week. For the first time in the capital, the East Imperial Gin Jubilee is coming from Singapore to pour good spirits at more.
The hip-hop/funk/R&B group got their start busking on the streets of Philadelphia and helped push the city's renowned neo-soul movement into a worldwide ... they've collaborated with a who's who of the music industry (John Legend, Erykah Badu, Common.
Carlsberg Kenya general manger Mads Galsgaard said the brand's latest campaign would focus on rising stars, and the Kenyan neo - soul , Afropop group was the first of many. "It is about Tuborg supporting the music community both like places like Koroga.
The one announced guest is neo-soul legend Lauryn Hill ... Though the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival may not seem like the way you want to spend your Sunday, there’s actually a handful of cool acts playing today, including Major Lazer, Young Thug.