Coming off two 2016 releases Traphouse Jodeci and “Private Suite” EYES & EDGE caught up with the hungry new R&B act YeAli. For a man who spent a lot of time on the move, his recent choice of stay has been Los Angeles. His music draws inspiration from the city life and his own past as well present experiences. YeAli’s songwriting aches for the stability of an invested woman while acknowledging the wandering temptations of lust. He is a man whose lyrics go beyond the R&B hits. His music resonates a deeper chord amongst the devious minds of singles spending their nights chasing club lighting in the city of Angels.
EYES & EDGE: Things are falling into place and your new album is super hot. How are you feeling since the project dropped? Ye Ali: Working on new music daily and just continuing to reach new fans. I always feel good so a positive response from the fans enhances my usual mood, a bit. Overall, I am focused on getting better and creating from a deeper place.
They want you to be relaxed – as if you were hanging in their living room with a strange/funny SIFI movie projected onto the walls. They aim to bring that cozy, enjoyable vibe to the rest of the world. And they are having quiet the opportunity to do so.
The Brooklyn based band, Corbu, is on tour with one of UK’s greatest touring bands at the moment – Bloc Party. We got to chat with them before their show at the Wonder Ballroom. When we left the interview, we felt light on our feet and inspired. READ MORE