Terrace Martin, Alex Isley, & Robert Glasper have teamed up to bring us an incredible rendition of the classic track “People Get Ready” for the 4-track compilation EP I Can’t Breathe/Music for the Movement.
Originally written & composed by Curtis Mayfield & the Impressions, “People Get Ready” has been performed by many superstars over the years including Al Green, Aretha Franklin, Rod Stewart, Seal, George Benson, & even Bob Marley. It was also named the 24th greatest song of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.
On this version, we get the classic jazzy, hip-hop based Terrace Martin sound mixed with the soothing voice of Alex Isley and support from the incredible Robert Glasper. This song is peaceful, hopeful, and a perfect song for injecting some positivity into your day.
Where to Listen: In the Morning, Driving, Dinner Party
Vibe: Funky, Laid Back, Smooth
Genre: Jazz R&B
If you enjoyed this track, check out the rest of the tracks on the I Can’t Breathe/Music for the Movement EP featuring Rapsody, Keedron Bryant, & Jensen McRae below.