By Boulent Mustafa
CULTURE / MUSIC
London-based Turkish Cypriot soul singer Sheryl Mehmet forms part of an impressive list of soul talent that will be performing in Shoreditch on Wednesday night at Souls of Fuzion. The former lead singer of musical duo Sunrize has gone solo in her quest to reach a wider audience.
Mehmet’s powerful vocals will be on show alongside another talented vocalist Noel DaCosta, whose style is a throwback to classic soul singers Otis Reading, Teddy Pendergrass, Luther Vandross. Also on Wednesday’s line-up is drumming genius Siemy Di System and amazing poet Nairobi Thompson who has been compared to the late and great Dr Maya Angelou.
Show date: Wednesday 23 July 2014
Venue address: Charlie Wright's Music Lounge,
45 Pitfield Street, London N1 6DA
Starts: 7 pm
Tickets: £4 (go as a group of 4 and pay just £10 for entry!)
For tickets & info: https://www.facebook.com/events/423302587812529/?fref=ts
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