Nahko and Medicine for the People is an US-american Acoustic Thump-Hop band from Portland, Oregon. They describe themself as ‘Non-profit, Indigenous-youth-freedom-sustainability-healthy living-direct action’. Singer Nhako Bear, adapted and born in Oregon, mixes the cultures he grew up with (Indigenous, Puerto Rican and Filipino) with american elements and builds a bridge between them. Have a listen to “Risk It”:
Melodic Intersect is an ongoing music project that brings together a diversity of musical styles, cultures,and disciplines. It features collaborations from a rotating ensemble of talented musicians thoughtfully integrating rhythm and melody from genres such as Jazz, North Indian Classical, Rock, Eastern and Western Folk, and many more. Listen to their great album “Global Vision”:
“Empire State of Mind” is a hip hop and soul song made by Jay Z featuring Alicia Keys. This song is actually one of the rap classics in the past years, within impressive chorus. The song about profanity and the problems in the different districts of New York, became a #1 single in the United States in 2009:
Cocoon is a french pop folk band founded in 2006. Have a listen to their great song “Hey Ya”:
The Head and the Heart are an US-american indie folk band from Seattle, formed in 2009. Really love their lovely melodies! Listen to their nice song “Another Story”:
Jeff Beadle is a folk rock singer from Canada who just finished his german tour 2014 .
Here is his song “Cautious lovers “
Jon Foreman, best known as co-founder of the band Switchfoot is an US-american singer-songwriter and guitarist. Listen to his amazing piece “The Cure For Pain”.