Artist of The Day: August Greene

posted by on 06/14/2018

Thursday June 14th: August Greene

Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins synthesize hip-hop with contemporary jazz and soul as super group August Greene. The trio wrote and recorded the single "Letter to the Free" for 13th, Ava DuVernay's Emmy-winning documentary examining the connection between slavery and mass incarceration, and won an Emmy themselves in the category of Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.

The group’s debut self-titled album was independently released in March of this year.



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