LEVI JAMES, a distinguished professional musician and esteemed ensemble leader at Columbia University Department, is set to enthrall music lovers with his latest YouTube release, “I Shall Be Released” – a spellbinding Nina Simone Trio cover. With his exceptional musical prowess and unparalleled command over multiple roles, LEVI JAMES continues to redefine the boundaries of contemporary music.
Having co-founded the widely acclaimed band Twice Shy, LEVI JAMES’s creative genius shines through as the primary songwriter, lyricist, vocalist, pianist, video editor, and social media manager. Collaborating with multi-GRAMMY-nominated musician Eric Harland, LEVI JAMES embarked on the ambitious production of an EP that pushes the boundaries of musical innovation.
“I Shall Be Released” stands as a testament to LEVI JAMES’s visionary approach to composition. Infused with his signature musical style, the cover seamlessly weaves together intricate harmonies, and dynamic rhythms, immersing listeners in a transcendent experience. LEVI JAMES’s exceptional artistry and deep understanding of Nina Simone’s legacy are palpable throughout the rendition, leaving audiences captivated and longing for more.
Following their electrifying debut show at Rockwood Stage 2, where they mesmerized an audience of over 100 people, LEVI JAMES continues to expand his artistic horizons. Presently, he is tirelessly working on his solo portfolio, delving into diverse genres of music, and ensuring a compelling and multifaceted musical journey for his fans.
“I Shall Be Released – Nina Simone Trio cover” is available on LEVI JAMES’s official YouTube channel. This highly anticipated cover promises to solidify LEVI JAMES’s reputation as a visionary composer and exceptional performer.