Come down to the Bush Hall on the 15th of September and you’ll hear a revealing story, sung by Xavier Dphrepaulezz, better known as Fantastic Negrito. The singer/songwriter, like the city where he lives (Oakland), has gone through an intense and eventful life, fully exemplified in his
If you are passionate about the Afro-American roots sound, you’ll find yourself at home, because Fantastic Negrito tunes are a raw blend between urban R&B and organic Delta blues with funk hints and a tinge of soul. Then there’s a secret ingredient, represented by the musician’s experiences, trials and tribulations. They make every single song a one and only work, which can only be narrated and interpreted by Fantastic Negrito’s expressive voice.