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“Intuition: Songs From The Minds Of Women” Album Release 2.22.2019

Now could not be a better time to deliver a project that celebrates and champions women
and their work. 

2018 has been the year of the women and Intuition: Songs From The Minds of Women, a great compilation focusing on the rich contributions of expressions by esteemed female composers like: Sade, Angela BofillTracey Chapman, Joni Mitchell, Linda Creed, Brenda Russell,  Kate Bush, (with a Maxwell twist), is wrapped in diverse music styles including soul, jazz, Latin, classical and gospel, as presented in music by Alicia Olatuja.  Appropriately titled and timed.  

Alicia’s striking and widely seen 2013 solo performance before millions+, as the African-American lead female vocalist at America’sfirst-ever elected blackPresident, Barack Obama’s second inauguration during her moment in history. Singing “The Battle Hymn of the Republic,” in global television audience, was evident of her proven record as a lustrous classically trained vocalist.

Inauguration Performance: “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

“The young lady was breathtaking… fantastic… unreal.”

-The View

“[a] singer with a strong, lustrous tone and an amiably regal presence onstage.”   

                                                            -New York Times

The future is female being able to create and contribute, being heard and validated, feeling more empowered in a wave of expressions through film, television, the media and in song.

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New York Trend is a weekly news publication that focuses on issues and lifestyles of the African & Caribbean American communities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Nassau and Suffolk Counties of Long Island. It is a respected and well recognized news publication that has been in existence since 1989. Owner, Publisher and Executive Director, Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has been at the helm of this award-winning publication since its inception. New York Trend continues to be the only black woman-owned, metropolitan newspaper in New York and Long island. New York Trend is the largest black-owned newspaper throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties.

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