MP3 Common Folk - Souled Out
Alternative Soul with hints of Donny Hathaway, Earth Wind and Fire, Stevie Wonder, and Tone Toni Tony
12 MP3 Songs
URBAN/R&B: Soul, URBAN/R&B: Funk
Common Folk carries into the world of music, the gift of perfectly binding new soul with hip-hop and pop beats. Made up of brothers, Terry Williams and Tony Ballard, Common Folk consistently remains on the threshold of creating timeless, meaningful music. Their unique flavor is familiar, with cutting edge attractiveness. Poised to create another level in musical sound, Common Folk presents everything before, in between, and beyond.
Natives of Dallas,Texas, Common Folk signature sound comes from a rich history of influences mixed with soul, hip-hop and pop music including Stevie Wonder, Donny Hathaway, Billy Joel, Earth Wind and Fire, Run DMC, Tribe Called Quest, and Lauryn Hill. Producer influences include Dr. Dre, the Neptunes, Quincy Jones, and Maurice White. Common Folk has worked with Slumpmasters, Ordained in Lyrics, Grammy Award winning Madukwu Chinwah, and Rock Baby who was featured on HBO''s Russell Simmons'' Def Poetry Jam .
The signature sound of Common Folk can be distinctly heard on their forthcoming project – Souled Out, which contains hit tracks such as Consumed, Inseperable, One of a Kind, That’s Alright With Me, Common Folk, Butterfly and the ever popular growing hit – Set it Off. All songs are written and produced strictly by Common Folk.
Common Folk has performed in venues and events such as the Gypsy Tea Room, the Quadrangle, Dallas Convention Center, Reciprocity, Artists’ One Jam Sessions, Main Street Internet Café, Salve’, The Velvet Hookah IMPACT music showcase, Blue Cat Blues and West End’s main stage to name a few.