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Mocha Man Style Music: Curtis Harding Live at Austin City Limits Music Festival
Curtis Harding is a soul singer with a broad definition of soul. He found soul in Atlanta’s punk scene. He found it at rap shows. He found it in Bob Dylan records and gospel songs. “I take everything that I’ve learned from these different genres and put it in... Read more
Jorge Orta y su Tumbaká Live at Afro-Latin Fest
World-renowned percussionist Jorge ‘CroCro’ Orta formed this group in 2010 to explore the many styles of Latin and Caribbean music. The name Tumbaká comes from the African word ‘tumba,’ which in some West Indies islands, is synonymous with percussion. Tumbaká’s members are bongo player Orlando Andrade (Colombia), in timbales Rhumer Mora... Read more
Eric Benét Shares His Thoughts on Music, Marriage, and Fatherhood
Singer, songwriter, and actor, Eric Benét, has released seven albums and earned a #1 hit on the R&B chart with “Spend My Life with You” (featuring Tamia). He has also earned four Grammy Award nominations – Best Traditional R&B Performance, “Sometimes I Cry” (2011); Best male R&B V0cal Performance,... Read more
Exclusive Single Release Preview: “Songs I Wrote When You Left” by Sha Davis and the 1990’s
I set out to write a song about the way you loved me/ I end up writing a song about the way you left me – Sha Davis and the 1990’s from “Songs I Wrote When You Left” I first saw Sha Davis and the 1990’s perform at Cafeza,... Read more
 You Don’t Want to Miss Janelle Monáe’s Dirty Computer Tour
Janelle Monáe is awesome. When I listened to her first album, The ArchAndroid, I was amazed by her musical talent. Even Prince became fan. But it wasn’t until I saw, Monáe in concert that I realized what an incredible performer she truly is. I saw her at the Day For... Read more
Mocha Man Style Mixtape: Singer Sha Davis
Mocha Man Style Mixtape celebrates the music we all love by asking creative people to share their favorite songs. Sha Davis is a Houston-based performer and lead singer for the band Sha Davis and the 1990s. Her mixtape includes an eclectic selection of songs and musicians. “Caro Mio Ben”... Read more
Live Out Loud Band Performs Michael Jackson’s “I Wanna Rock With You”
Live Out Loud Band performs a jazzy rendition of Michael Jackson’s “I Wanna Rock With You” at the INCEPTION fashion show in Houston, TX.  Tweet us @mochamanstyle or leave a comment on our Facebook Page to share your thoughts on this article. Follow us on Instagram @mochamanstyle Read more
Conversations With: Singer Howard Hewett
Singer Howard Hewett has been performing since he was a youngster. In late 1978, he joined with Jeffery Daniels and Jody Watley and became the lead singer for the highly successful R&B group Shalamar. The group spent more than five years together recording popular hits and traveling the world.... Read more
Mocha Man Style Music: Sha Davis & The 1990s Perform “Runnin’ (Lose It All)” at Cafeza in Houston, TX
Sha Davis and The 1990s is an alternative R&B band that uses live vocals, instrument loopers, and other equipment to create an echoed and hauntingly full cinematic sound. Watch this video of their live performance at Cafeza in Houston, TX.  Vist our YouTube Channel to see more live performances. Tweet... Read more
Jackie Venson Rocks Out in Chicago
Jackie Venson is a musical powerhouse. Just listen to her vocals and fiery guitar playing and you will agree. Venson is currently on tour and stopped by WGNTV in Chicago for a live performance.  If you want to see Venson in concert, here is a list of her... Read more