Vocalist Zynzelay was listening to a Giles Peterson interview with pianist Robert Glasper when she heard one of his outtakes called "Dilla*Shine." She recorded the outtake and shared it with Charlton Williams. Charlton put his touch on it, she wrote lyrics for the song...and then magic happened. A perfect example of the fusion of jazz, hip-hop, soul & technology! And Zynzelay and Robert Glasper have asked us to share the result with SoulTrackers. Many thanks to our friend, Jodine Dorce, for bringing this to us.
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"Dilla*Shine" by Robert Glasper featuring Zynzelay
Zynzelay - Vocals/Lyrics
Robert Glasper - Piano
Chris Dave - Drums
Casey Benjamin - Saxophone
Vocals recorded and mixed by Charlton Williams for Miami Beat Wave
Recorded May 2010