It’s unfortunate that a lot of people think African-American female artists are monolithically R&B this-or-that. I don’t have to do anything by default.”

From day to night.  (at Brooklyn Bridge Park)

From day to night. (at Brooklyn Bridge Park)

Brooklyn, you’re pretty perfect today.

Brooklyn, you’re pretty perfect today.

Marshmallows roasting over an open fire… #brooklynlife

Marshmallows roasting over an open fire… #brooklynlife

#latergram New York City view a la Google #nyc #google

#latergram New York City view a la Google #nyc #google

Ah!! @samsmithworld!! At The Apollo!!! With the one and only @ramirezerika!!! #samsmithapollo  (at Apollo Theater)

Ah!! @samsmithworld!! At The Apollo!!! With the one and only @ramirezerika!!! #samsmithapollo (at Apollo Theater)

And now, for the call and response part of the encore… (Aka: my favorite part of my favorite song) @deltarae (at Music Hall of Williamsburg)

That crowd!!!!! Possibly the best @deltarae show I’ve been to yet. The energy here is giving me chills. (at Music Hall of Williamsburg)