fuelgood [fyoo-uh lg00 d]: adjective; relating to or promoting an organic, soulful satisfaction; generated by various subgenres of soul diaspora mixed into blends.
This definition quite aptly refers to the latest fuelgood mix from Jay Boogie.
Some choice joints from Rapsody, Hit-Boy, Yancey Boys,Theophilus London, Dwele, House Shoes, Joey Bada$$, SWV, Isaiah Rashad and Robert Glasper are interspersed among vintage material from Quincy Jones, Caron Wheeler, A Tribe Called Quest, Jill Scott, Lalah Hathaway, Joi and a host of others.
This one-off explores the darker side of soul. In the last five years, a handful of new artists have emerged that have been categorized as “doom soul” or “urban emo”, which are really just catchphrases to identify an alternative approach to a familiar sound. The reality is that this sound has always been around and sweet misery brings together this myriad of sounds.