Goapele Featuring Whosane “Come to Me”

Whosane, who you should remember from his feature on the Mos Def x Ski Beatz track “Taxi,” is readying the release of his LP, Black Diamond. The album will be comprised of a 4 part series. Today we get a sample of the first part, Spirit + Soul…

Live concert footage of Goapele at House of Soul

This year we were a late edition to KMEL’s House of Soul. Part of the reason was we really were contemplating possibly waiting to do the show for KMEL until we had our first official single release. Fortunately we decided to do the show it turned out to be the best show of the summer so far. The whole thing was kinda magical. The audio for the video doesn’t do the crowd justice but the imagery does. Enjoy!

Madamenoire.com Interview

“I think a lot of people relate to the struggle and excitement about what they’re trying to do with their life– rather they’re an artist or have another career or students. When I wrote the song it felt it was extremely personal and it was really just the vulnerability of getting some of the first songs I ever wrote out to the public… “

Goapele X Hip Hop Pantsula Present “Victory”

Soul Singer Goapele and Award Winning South African Rap Sensation Hip Hop Pantsula collab on the inspiring new song “Victory” in celebration of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and a prelude to the upcoming VICTORY project, featuring an array of artists hailing from the African Continent and Diaspora.

From the Vault: Catch 22 Video

Catch 22 was directed by DeMane Davi and Khari Streeter in Boston MA in 2002. DeMane and Khari gave Kerry Washington one of her first roles in their indy movie “Lift” in 2001. We recently came across the tape when we were cleaning out an old storage container.

Goapele.com X Suckafreeze.com present “The Party” Images

Once again thanx to everyone who helped put this event together: Sake One, DJ EQUE, Ankh Marketing, Yoshi’s SF, Franboogie, PST, Suckafreeze. Thanx to the people doing some of the heavy lifting: Mooncricket, Dantefit, Justin Falls. If we forgot anybody just know that we thank you! Last but not least thanx to The BAY AREA for making it feel like …