Melanie Fiona and Questlove have teamed up to bring us ‘The Bridge – LIVE REMIX JAM SESSION‘ – a mixtape of Quest, his band The Illadelphonics, and Melanie performing new remixed and live versions of songs off her upcoming debut album, ‘The Bridge‘. I just downloaded this myself, so still haven’t heard the whole thing … Continue reading

Melanie Fiona x Questlove

While we patiently wait for the official release of Melanie Fiona‘s debut studio album, ‘The Bridge‘ (out late August) – she has been working on a live instrumentation mixtape with The Roots’ drummer, Questlove, and his band, The Illadelphonics. A week or so ago I posted some YouTube footage of Melanie and the boys recording … Continue reading

Ay Yo!

Get into this footage of Melanie Fiona live in the studio with Questlove, and his band The Illadelphonics, recording a song titled “Ay Yo”. I’m loving her vocals and the funky yet chill vibe of the song. Anyone else sort of anticipating her debut album, ‘The Bridge‘, in stores later this summer?