Visit chillygonzales.com to read about Chilly Gonzales™ and how he legally purchased the true identity from a young Mexican-Canadian boy. Along with these major changes in his personal life, his music is moving forward as well. Download the Pianist Envy mixtape here, featuring Chilly’s masterful blend of piano and orchestral sounds with hip hop beats and electro. A rare breed of mixtape, Pianist Envy features imaginative, piano-laden versions of songs by 50 Cent, Daft Punk, Busta Rhymes, Claude Von Stroke, Clipse, & Kelly Clarkson.
This week on Gilles Peterson World Wide radio, we start with some World music from various labels around the globe. Then Gilles prepared a mix of ‘Men With Soul’, inspired by the great Teddy Pendergrass: music from the likes of Sam Dees, Bobby Womack, John Byrd and many more.
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Tonight at Hiro Ballroom, we will be bringing you the latest sensation from across the pond, V V Brown, along with special guest DJ GE-OLOGY. V V will be performing the latest from her debut album Travelling Like The Light. If you haven’t yet, you need to remember to RSVP, before we close the list.
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Check out the new Leela James video off her upcoming album My Soul, coming out May 25th on Stax Records.