Monday, September 02, 2013

The Robert Glasper Experiment LIVE "Bootleg Radio"

Jazz pianist Robert Glasper is no stranger to R&B and Hip Hop.  Born in Texas, Glasper met singer Bilal at school in New York and has since worked with Mos Def as musical director, Q-Tip on The Renaissance, Kanye West with Late RegistrationMeshell Ndegeocello, J Dilla, Erykah Badu, Jay-Z, Talib Kweli, Common, Slum Village and Maxwell.  His incorporation of these genres into Jazz culminated in his 2012 fusion album Black Radio winning a Grammy for best R&B album.  He recently performed at Chicago's annual Jazz Fest this year with a surprise guest appearance from Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco who appeared on Black Radio and Black Radio 2 which is set to come out at the end of October.  The below MP3 is composed of various live tracks which was compiled by www.frolab.com with live recordings courtesy of www.itsallthewaylive.net and is a great representation of the live show that The Robert Glasper Experiment puts on.  The comp features covers of 'ALL CAPS' by DOOM, A Tribe Called Quest's 'Electric Relaxation,' De La Soul's 'Stakes is High' and more along with live versions of various Black Radio tracks. Download it for free and be on the lookup for his sequel to Black Radio coming out October 29, 2013 on legendary Blue Note Records (click on the "Click here to start download from sendspace" link)

Download Here: The Robert Glasper Experiment - Bootleg Radio: LIVE

Website: www.robertglasper.com/

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