NaoHandtoHead#Growns we want to put you up on some goodness coming your way courtesy of Nao Yoshioka who you might remember we posted on a few months back. Well now she’s back with her version of a tune first made famous by Nina Simone. Listen to all the life that Nao breathes into this classic and make sure you follow the links below pre-order her Album The Light which drops this week on Sweet Soul Records.

iTunes pre-order link for The Light

Make sure to catch Nao live on these dates this Fall…

Sept 23rd – Wilmington, DE
Sept 25th– -Blue Note- Late Night-

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.