Musicians Committed to Raising Social Consciousness
Throughout history, music has played a vibrant role in human expression and cultural evolution. EarthTones strives to bring awareness to the work and inspiration of renowned musical figures from around the globe who have fueled major social shifts, given hope and voice to nations and reached the hearts of millions of people through their music.
EarthTones’ featured artists span different generations, continents, cultures and genres. What they share is a commitment to raising social consciousness and connecting people across the world through the power of music. From socially conscious hip hop artists like K’Naan, MV Bill and KRS-One to jazz masters like Arturo Sandoval and Herbie Hancock, classical maestro Gustavo Dudamel, to pop stars Sarah McLachlan, Sheryl Crow and Michael Franti–all of these musicians feel a deep responsibility to use their artistic voices and stature to affect positive social change.
This Week’s Featured Artist:
The Roots – On America’s Bandstand