Jason Mraz and Luc and the Lovingtons performed at Freedom Fest last week, in honor of Free the Slaves. Video journalist Urban Nomad interviewed the artists for the LA weekly.
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Back in June, Jason Mraz went to Ghana with Free the Slaves to visit with our partner Challenging Heights—an organization that helps free and rehabilitate child slaves. Challenging Heights’ founder, James Kofi Annan was himself sold into slavery when he was just six years old. The Challenging Heights school provides a refuge for former slaves and children vulnerable to traffickers.
Jason visited the shelter and performed “The Freedom read more >
The world is full of Freedom Fests!
Last Friday and Saturday Luc and the Lovingtons, a Seattle based band used their reggae funk beats to get people in LA and San Diego dancing for a cause. After spending the weekend with these amazing individuals I experienced a deep appreciation for music makers living their lyrics. If music is the universal language, than I believe musicians have a great opportunity to communicate what people are saying around the world. These read more >