I have to admit I haven’t been that excited in ages! Yesterday night was one of the most beautiful nights ever for me, as I got to spend some time with Erik Rico before his performance at Tru Trading in London, as part of a celebration of the Carnival and I was fortunate enough to ask him a few questions… This is yet another great interview (you can check out the previous one I did with him here) and Mr Rico once again shared some very insightful and inspiring thoughts, telling me about his (numerous) upcoming projects and performances, as well as his views on art, creation and the state of music nowadays. If you are a fan of his music, you have many reasons to rejoice and you should be as impatient and excited as I am about all the goodness he has in store for us.
One of the great things to look forward to is his EP with London-based legendary producer Marc Mac, entitled Direct Soul, which won’t be out before October. But if you’ve been checking out blogs lately, you will probably have heard the amazing Destiny, leaked from the project, which definitely makes me want to hear more from the two geniuses. If you missed this one, you can catch up on Moovmnt and get your fix of beautiful vibrations.
Now, without further delay, here is the wonderful Erik Rico, in his own words…