He's toured the country extensively, and is also internationally renowned for not just bringing great music, but also a great show.
Now, in his new home as an Atlantic Records recording artist, his fourth album Luvanmusiq debuted on the Billboard Top 200 Charts at 1!
While making plans to venture into and break new creative ground.
Musiq Soulchild, raised (mostly) in Philadelphia, PA, is a soulstar who has developed a sound uniquely his own, by fusing together the essence of 'Soul Music' with 'Funk' rules and 'Hip Hop' swagger, all the while making his mark on the charts with his first hit single entitled Just Friends (Sunny) from his platinum Def Soul release Aijuswanaseing (I just want to sing).
#letthejourneybegin #excitedtodoitwiththevillage #finallyfeelsgoodtoshare #cantwaittotellyallabouttheshitshowofthispregnancy #aintnothinglikebefore #bothgoodandbad #iloveyall #mswrightsway #8weeks #godseed My heart just Explodes!
He made us ponder the meaning of true affection with his second hit, simply entitled Love.
Following up with his sophomore album Juslisen, also platinum, debuting at number 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Charts, there was no doubt that this wasn't just another here today, gone tomorrow artist.
He was a force to be reckoned with and scored the most points in the entire history of the ABA, when he played for the Denver Rockets (which later became the Denver Nuggets). After the ABA merged with the NBA, Simpson joined the Detroit Pistons, retiring in 1980. This year (2016) India's Pops was inducted into the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame.
** India Arie's parents, Joyce and Ralph Simpson divorced in the mid-80's. See him today at 67 years old speaking at his 2016 CSHOF induction Ever since the allegations that Usher allegedly infected a woman with herpes simplex II and ultimately settled out of court with her, supposedly for over a million dollars surfaced, folks have come outta the woodworks ?