Under the Influence \\ Rapper Louis VI reveals his favourite five Jazz tracks
London based Louis VI is as influenced by Miles Davis and Ella Fitzgerald as much as Roots Manuva, Dizzee Rascal and Kano. His album The Lonely Road of the Dreamer tackles mental health and depression, and new track More Water demonstrates his appreciation for a jazz lick. Louis VI takes us through his favourite five jazz tunes, and reveals which artist he was named after.
Herbie Hancock \\ Watermelon Man
Dave Brubeck \\ Take Five
Miles Davies \\ Autumn Leaves
Oscar Peterson Trio \\ Live From Chicago
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald \\ Summertime