You might know about the hits. But what about the deep cuts, the collabs, the hidden credits, the backstories and all the other important connections that lay the foundation of your favorite artists’ creative universe? During Come Into Knowledge, Amsterdam-based collective Steppin’ Into Tomorrow dives deep into genres and artists within in the sphere of soul, funk, jazz, boogie, disco and electronic music. In this series of extra-elaborate lectures, the narrative is crafted and told to you by Leroy Rey, Mo Wrights and Razzmic, selected tracks will be listened to in full, and obscure trivia will come to surface.
For this edition, we're delving into the wonderful, spiritual legacy of the queen of soul: Aretha Franklin. From her early gospel days, disco and house escapades to soul staples: new trivia and perspectives will come to surface (and knowledge) about this deeply missed soul legend.