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PJ Morton

PJ Morton PJ Morton is an indie soul artist who has worked with industry heavy hitters like Solange, Erykah Badu, and India.Arie; but with his latest solo effort, 2017's Gumbo, he's finally receiving a new level of recognition. The album was nominated for two Grammys: one for best R&B album, and one for best song, for the cut entitled First Began. PJ joined Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot for a conversation and an intimate performance.

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Testimony: Vol. 1 Life & RelationshipTestimony: Vol.1, Life & Relationship available on iTunes

India.Arie Testimony: Vol.1, Life & Relationship

The number-one album this week is India.Arie's third release Testimony: Vol.1, Life & Relationship. It's the first number-one record for the neo-soul singer, who previously achieved success with Acoustic Soul and its hit single, "Video." But while they admired the earlier album's stripped-down and sensual approach, neither Jim nor Greg find the new effort to be successful. Even though it means well, Jim says that he“despises”Testimony and its pseudo-self-help lyrics. Greg agrees, citing cliché after cliché as reasons he won't be going back for another listen. This number-one record gets two Trash Its.

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