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Neo Soul

I listen to all types of music. Within each new genre I added to my list a specific song spoke to my soul. Whether it is contemporary instrumental or neo soul music, they all have inspired me.

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Gil Scott-Heron Is Dead

Gil Scott-Heron, soul & jazz poet, musician, author, & self-described "bluesologist". He was primarily known as a spoken word performer, addressing social & political issues, particularly with his popular "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" work. His music, notably on Pieces of a Man and Winter in America, influenced & helped engender later African-American music genres such as hip hop & neo soul. Music writers have described him as "the godfather of rap" & "the Black Bob Dylan". R.I.P.

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Erica Abi Wright (born February 26, 1971), better known by her stage name Erykah Badu, is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, record producer, activist and actress. Her work includes elements from R, hip hop and jazz. She is best known for her role in the rise of the neo soul sub-genre, and for her eccentric, cerebral musical stylings and sense of fashion. She is known as the "First Lady of Neo-Soul" or the "Queen of Neo-Soul".

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Ledisi is disappointed but cool with Beyonce singing her song

Ledisi

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Maxwell

maxwell | Maxwell (1973- ) is an American singer of neo soul, the sort of R ...

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