The scratch was the last straw. Scott Kalama had been on a high. His rap album, "Rez Life," had just won the Native American Music Award for best music video. He'd come home to the Warm Springs Reservation driving a 2013 silver drop-top Camaro, a sign he'd made it in a community where pickups and sedans tended to be a decade old and caked in red dirt.
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This LP was released under the name The O Sound All Stars, a group that consists of Baba Adetobi, Mike Harris, Regi Beverly, Humble G, Blacknile, and Romeo Maxwell. All of them are multifaceted talents, offering not only their voices to the project, but their talent as songwriters, musicians,
Attracted by musicians who value their authenticity, Afroso's artistic vision is heavily influenced by the often seductive rhythms of Ghana's Palm Wine music. As a tribute to Okaidja's willingness to take risks, his blend of his Ghanaian roots with a Latin American style is enjoyable found in The Palm Wine Sea.