By Tyler Asay
Robert Glasper | Photo courtesy of the artist
Jazz/hip-hop/experimental music genius Robert Glasper has been prepping his new album Everything’s Beautiful, which combines original music with various samples and inspiration from the extensive and provoking career of jazz great Miles Davis. This week, Glasper shared the video for the single “Ghetto Walkin” which features Philly native Bilal on vocals.
Everything’s Beautiful, which will also feature performances by Erykah Badu, John Schfield, and Stevie Wonder, is out May 27th. “Ghetto Walkin” samples the 60’s Davis cut “The Ghetto Walk” and works in Bilal’s sense for melody and vocal variation. The song will be …read more