Think it's your first time hearing Kamasi's music, well think again! The talented jazz musician was featured on Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly.
Exhibit A starting at 1:12 of the above video.
Kamasi has always been a lover of music and his talents have taken him far. He even played at the Playboy Jazz Festival back in his high school days.
Straight out of high school, Kamasi snagged his first gig playing in Snoop Dogg’s band. Following that, he has worked with acts including Gerald Wilson, McCoy Tyner, Freddie Hubbard, Kenny Burrell, George Duke, Lauryn Hill, Jeffrey Osborne, Mos Def, Quincy Jones, Stanley Clark, Harvey Mason and Chaka Khan.
His songs "Change of the Guard" and "The Rhythm Changes" have been featured in the FX series Atlanta starring Donald Glover.
Washington is headed to Europe to begin his summer tour to promote his last release, The Epic, as well as his recently dropped single "The Truth."
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