Paula's Picks playlist for 01/21/2010

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Diana RossMy Old PianoDianaMotown
Lionel RichieDancing on the CeilingDancing on the CeilingMotown
Smokey RobinsonBaby That's BackatchaThe Ultimate CollectionMotown
PM DawnPaper DollOf the Heart, Of the Soul and of the Cross: The Utopian ExperienceIsland Records
Otis ReddingChange Gonna ComeOtis Redding Sings SoulRhino Records
Wyclef JeanJean Dominique IntroWelcome to Haiti Creole 101Sak Pasé Records
Wyclef Jean feat. Earth, Wind & Fire and The Product G & BRunawayThe EclecticSony Music
OutkastGhetto MusickThe Love Below/SpeakerboxxxArista
JamiroquaiVirtual InsanityTravelling Without MovingSony Music
SpeechRedemption SongHooplaTVT Records
Baaba MaalSengaale NgummeeMissing You (Mi Yeewnii)Palm Pictures
MutabarukaGreat Queens of AfrikaBlakk Wi Blak...k...kShanachie
Judy MowattWarrior QueenLook at LoveShanachie
Dizzy GillespieTrinidad, HelloJambo CaribeVerve
Ella Fitzgerald & the Ink SpotsThat's the Way It IsElla Fitzgerald 1945 - 1947
The ShirellesMama SaidAnthology 1959 - 1964Rhino Records
Cast of "Rent" with Stevie WonderSeasons of LoveOriginal Broadway Cast Recording of "Rent"DreamWorks Records
DJ DarkanDavlynWays of the
Billie HolidayPennies from Heaven (Count de Money Remix)Billie Holiday Remixed & ReimaginedSony BMG

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Check out the playlist below to see the tunes we grooved to tonight!

For more information on the spoken word artists you heard, please click their links where available.

- Jacob Sam-LaRose is a Renaissance man, creatively weaving spoken word and visual art as a poet & photographer.

-Will Brown is the creator and host of Cloudy Day Art, a poetry podcast that was ahead of its time. For the new year, Will created PoetTech, a podcast dedicated to blending the poetry world with technology.

- Peter "Achilles" Kallon is creative to the Nth power! He's a host of spoken word events including Shangwe in London.

- Will Redwood is a graphic artist, poet, author and illustrator here in Portland. Support local artists!

- Richard M. Johnson is a screenwriter, playwright and poet. He has told stories all his life, and most of the time his parents never caught him.

- Beverly Mickins is an actor, writer, storyteller and singer. As the creator and founder of StorySalon, she has written and performed her successful one-woman show The Driving Piece and started the popular Atomic Lounge series where she combines singing and storytelling.

I also featured a great mix of beats that transcended genre courtesy of DJ Darkan.

DARKAN is a TECHNO producer and DJ based in Los Angeles. He has several upcoming releases as a signed artist on Avioground Records available on (beatport/iTunes/djdownload/beatsdigital/djtunes) Darkan's dream is to see the world and share good times through music. That is why he applies himself to his craft, carefully laying beats and melodies; and selecting tracks that build on his infectious, sometimes dark and clearly refreshing DJ sets. Darkan is a founding member of "I AM NOT THE DJ" STUDIO. For booking information please e-mail:

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