Shemekia Copeland has a voice that can blast through brick walls. The two-time Grammy nominee is a well-known force of nature in the blues world, channeling the indomitable energies of blues legends like Etta James and B.B. King. If you like vocalists who can rip your heart out in a single note change, Copeland is the woman for you. This is a free show.
Watch the video below and try to convince yourself that Shemekia Copeland isn't the best thing you've heard this week.
Shemekia Copeland is playing on Sunday, September 29, as part of the free concert series at KC Live at the Power & Light District. More info here