Sounds Like: Erykah Badu, Floetry, ♥ Jill Scott ♥, Alicia Keys, Prince
Label: Dana Baby What
That flavorful deep down funk you been wanting.
Dana Salzman represents a down to earth vibe. She plays original music with soulful arrangements and creates bangin' beats and lyrics everyone can relate to. Imagine this: jazzy neo-soul with a hip-hop, reggae, and gospel flavor.
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“If you're a hip-hop fan who longs for the days when acts like Groove Theory, and Digable Planets, ruled the airwaves, Dana Salzman is an artist that's right up your alley. A singer and emcee with an extensive background in jazz, Salzman slows things down, and brings hip-hop back to the jazzy, groove oriented era, when listeners could put on an album, kick back, relax, and spend some time with a significant other. Salzman, who hails from the Bay Area, recently released her third album, titled Deep Down, and RapReviews caught up with her to find out more about her music, and how love, sex, pain, and God are all involved. Adam Bernard: You have a jazz background. When did you first notice hip-hop influencing you? Dana Salzman: I would say when I was 14 and I heard The Pharcyde's Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde. Well, when I heard DJ Jazzy Jeff (and The Fresh Prince) when I was in like, I don't know, in third grade, that's probably when it really started, but when it really...”