November 1, 2021
Fusing poetry, funk, and soul.
American poet, author, and activist Nikki Giovanni’s Like a Ripple on a Pond album has been reissued on vinyl for the primary time, by Modern Harmonic.
Throughout the album, Giovanni fuses her personal highly effective poetry with funk and soul instrumentals carried out by the New York Neighborhood Choir.
The reissue options traces notes by Camae Ayewa, aka Moor Mom, an extract of which reads:
“Giovanni is a grasp poet who has not taken the straightforward street towards the formation of reality on paper. She is a poet whose information and sensitivities run deep and are tied to this world. Her phrases tied alongside the fingers of the individuals, who’re shifting occasions.”
Buy a replica of Like a Ripple on a Pond here, and take a look at the art work and tracklist under.
3. Jail Poem
4. Africa II
5. My Home
6. Like a Ripple on a Pond
10. Straight Speak
Photograph through Encyclopedia Britannica