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Marzuki Grinage is a vocalist/guitarist from Oakland, CA. whose fusion of R&B/Soul/Rock music echoes Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, Santana, Prince and Marvin Gaye. Marzuki is currently performing with his band SOUND OF SOULS featuring keyboardist/vocalist Simon Russell (The James Brown Band/ Pete ...See Full Bio
"Very good soul stuff, I love it! When will your album be released? I like your guitar work a lot as well, reminds me of Larry Carlton. "Live As One"is still rotating heavily on my personal playlist, I hope one day I'll be able to make sh*t like this. Can't wait for your album, Marzuki, your music is the bomb!"
— Funkaholic1972 - Prince.org Online Fan Community Site
“This is SLAMMIN'! reminds me of a hybrid between Donnie and Frank McComb.”
— DreZone - Prince.org Online Fan Community Site
“Grinage is an amazingly fluid guitar player whether holding down rather tricky and inspired funky rhythm patterns or letting loose outrageous solos.
— Haight Ashbury Free Press
"Live As One" is an awesome song. I really dig the message and the positivity. Nice, soulful music, and you sound a bit like Luther Vandross, my friend, and that is a big compliment!"
— Flaspointe - Prince.org Online Fan Community Site
“Sounds great...r u hip 2 Fred Hammond? He's a contemporary gospel artist. Your sound is very similar (that's a compliment). Fred is the Bomb and so r u!