J.Lamotta is a Berlin-based vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and producer born in Tel Aviv to a family with Moroccan roots. Heavily immersed in Berlin's vibrant arts community, her music explores a warm and organic intersection between R&B, jazz, soul, and hip-hop.
She just released her second full-length album titled SUZUME via Berlin-based label Jakarta Records on April 12th, and in celebration of her new record, she's pieced together an exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World that beautifully showcases the influences behind her own colorful genre-blurring sound.
|Midnight in a Perfect World||Intro|
|Marvin Gaye||Please Stay (Once You Go Away)|
|Aretha Franklin||Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing|
|Angie Stone||Wish I Didn't Miss You Anymore|
|Jennifer Lara||I Am In Love|
|Ebo Taylor||Love and Death|
|J.Lamotta||Back In Town|
|Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band||Gyae Su|
|2Pac||Do For Love|
|Erykah Badu||Back In The Day|
|Teyana Taylor||Gonna Love Me|
|Alice Coltrane||Turiya And Ramakrishna|
Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP’s weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a Perfect World is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.
Argentinian electronic musician Uji shares an exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World that weaves through contemporary Afro-Latin global rhythms with rich electro-acoustic touches that move at a hypnotic mid-tempo pace.