Naomi Sharon for the SS23 RE Issue 15.
First Lady of OVO Sound Naomi Sharon is playing chess, not checkers. A singer whose music seems to cross that particular musical territory of memory and longing. Of love being a game which we all seemed destined or doomed to play. All of us chess pieces, moving across a board following rules over which we have limited control…
“Masks are slipping, they slide
Finally, I can’t no longer hide
Why do we feel like me
Alone, no longer scared to be
Losing track, I can’t breathe
An oasis of sense, I see”
Her latest single Another Life/Celestial is another journey of reflection.
248 pages (24 X 33,3 cm / 9,45 X 13,11 Inches)