Marsha Ambrosius declared ‘Neo-Soul’ dead, Mike Champion, an Australian, self-described ‘Neo-Soul crooner’, seems to not even be aware she did. This is Soulful, Funky and smooth – sometimes all at once.
This is called Allie Kat, and is apparently the second single off of his debut album ‘Young Boy Old Soul’. You can definitely hear the Stevie Wonder influence later in the track. Can you hear the Maxwell influence vocally?
This track is called Beautiful, and it’s a more slow, romantic type of track, with an extremely captivating falsetto hook. The video is dedicated to the homeless of Australia, and in the middle, features one homeless man talking about his life, life in general, his passion, and passions in general, before cutting back to the song.
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