Sunday 16th September
£20.00 - £28.50
Joining the Soul Family Tonight as very special guest
is the one and only Imaani!
Imaani has performed worldwide on television, in the studio, and live with such luminaries as Jocelyn Brown, Gloria Gaynor, Incognito, Betty Wright, Mica Paris, Stephen Marley, Julian Marley, Carleen Anderson, Leon Ware and the legendary Chaka Khan, to name but a few.
Her emotive lead vocal contributions can be heard on the classic Urban Species album ‘Blanket’ and of course, no less than nine of the celebrated Jazz funk band Incognito albums including 'Eleven', 'Beneath The Surface' and 'Adventures in Black Sunshine', Bees & Things & Flowers, Tales from the Beach , Surreal and the Incognito 30th Anniversary Live. During the course of her long running relationship with Incognito, Imaani has completed seven world tours and is still an active member of the band. She also is a front member of the of the incredible Reel People with whom she has participated on two albums, ‘Seven ways to Wonder’ and ‘Golden Lady’
With her song 'Where are you', Imaani achieved a Number 15 position in the UK chart and a celebrated Number 1 position in several European countries. Imaani also had chart success with Garage outfit Tru Faith & Dub Conspiracy with their single 'Freak Like Me' reaching Number 12 and becoming a club dance classic.
Imaani’s distinctive vocal has featured on ten singles for House Music production unit Copyright, with tracks including 'Running Away', 'Time', 'Bring Me Love', ‘Wizeman’ and ‘Nobody’ all becoming club anthems across the globe. She has also written and performed on the upcoming album ‘Future Retro’ from the talented Layabouts.
Imaani’s solo single ‘Found My Light’ remixed by the Layabouts and released on the Reel People Music label has become her biggest to date, becoming one of the most downloaded dance tracks in 2011
While her contributions to the 2012 Down to the Bone album ‘The Main Ingredients’ have been received with rave reviews.
Imaani is currently working on a solo album and can be seen performing with her live band around the country.
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