Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy is joined by the Queen Of UK Soul Beverley Knight at Kings Place in London to look back at two of her inspirations Chaka Khan and Aretha Franklin and the influence they have had on her own work.
We also have a look at her new album ‘BK25’ which celebrates her incredible career.
An eclectic and well-implemented array of live musical influences and the raw resonance of the production define 'Smokers Delight', marking it out as an album that rises above the too often bleep-orientated ambience of the leftfield movement
As the title suggests, this album successfully blends the boundaries between human and robot to the point where it's unclear quite exactly what Kraftwerk are. Check out this playlist of music that inspired the sound of 'The Man-Machine'
"When I rap, I get to express myself in a way where putting words together is like poetry, and sometimes it's better to talk in certain expressions than sing, you know? So I love, I love to rhyme when I want to express certain things." Wyclef Jean