Staff Picks: February 2020

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This month we have 6 great tracks for you to listen to! Staff picked a variety of musicians from local artists like Anju to big acts like Lizzo and upcoming artists like D Smoke. Take a listen to the music choices below and enjoy!

“Black Habits” by D Smoke ft Jackie Gouché

“As a winner of the Black Excellence award from the Massachusetts State house I find it only fitting that I choose this song for my staff pick this month. D Smoke is a fresh breath of air to The Hip Hop community, enjoy” – Corey Depina , Youth Development and Performance Manager

“Good As Hell” by Lizzo

“Because it’s LIZZO and the message of this song is all about believing in yourself even when it’s hard to.” – Kim Dawson, Director of Advancement

“First Began” by PJ Morton

“PJ Morton just release The Piano Album, a live solo performance (with some back up singers) and the whole thing is great. You can watch the performance here. PJ Morton is one of my favorite new artists and I love this stripped down version of his music.” – Ali McGuirk, Adventures in Music & Play It Forward Instructor

“Right Place Wrong Time” by Dr. John

“Happy Mardi Gras! Laissez les bon temps rouler!” – Avi Salloway, Z-Tech Live Sound Coordinator

“Bittersweet” by Lianne La Havas

“It really takes me back to seeing a concert with Leon Bridges where he sang the best cover of ‘Pony’ by Ginuwine” – Brittany Thomas , Director of Creative Media and Technology

“Fill Into Me” by Anju

“Anju brings a wonderful sense of rhythm and musicality to lyrics that feel dreamy, hopeful and reflective.” – Rene Dongo, Radio Station Manager

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