New Release: Lakecia Benjamin – ‘Retox’ + Free MP3

 

Funk and jazz saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin tomorrow releases Retox. Expect to hear nothing less than music that is rich, soulful, and full of life.

The album shows the versatile artist as a composer, lyricist and bandleader. There are also some awesome features from Amp Fiddler, Krystle Warren, Maya Azucena, Chinah Blac. Hear more about what went into the album and Lakecia’s thought process in the video below.

Also, folks sample some of the liveness with a free MP3 below for the horn-driven celebratory jam, “Get Down.”

And! See all the action live at the album release show tomorrow (June 12) at Le Poisson Rouge in NYC.

Lakecia Benjamin – “Get Down” [MP3]
 

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Video: Lakecia Benjamin – “Jump And Shout”

 

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Charismatic saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin recently released a video for her upcoming solo album, Retox. The funky soul tune is called “Jump And Shout” and features Lakedcia partying all around the city with her pals.

The young musician has played with Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, The Roots and Macy Gray, and is more than ready to leave her mark as a one woman powerhouse.

Playing composer, producer, and saxophonist on her new album, Lakecia is really showing her range with this project. “This album is really a fruition of years of songwriting as much as it is a showcase for my sax playing and horn arrangements,” she says.

Retox drops June 12.

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