The phrase “It is almost like praying” is from the song Maria, from the musical West Side Story. The phrase refers to the name itself, if I understand the somg correctly, which makes sense from a Catholic point of view because the name Maria and variants of it thoroughly indurate the prayer-text. Show More Summary
Joell Ortiz and Frederico go back to back over a flip of Pharoahe Monch’s “Simon Says” beat on a new joint called “Talk Dat” produced by The Heatmakerz. Listen below. Previously: Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops “Almost Like Praying” with Fat Joe & Joell Ortiz The post Joell Ortiz ft. Fred The Godson – Talk Dat appeared first on Nah Right.
Lin-Manuel Miranda continues to keep Puerto Rico in the conversation. Just a few weeks ago, the Hamilton playwright created "Almost Like Praying" featuring all-star Latin celebrities. The song was in honor of Puerto Rico after Hurricane...Show More Summary
Ever wanted Lin-Manuel Miranda to write a musical about your life? Well too late sucker, you missed your chance. SEE ALSO: Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Almost Like Praying' video is here to inspire you In a segment on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, the in-house band The Roots freestyled songs about audience members' lives. Show More Summary
I write about Krishna Das every chance I get because his chants work on so many levels. The post Music That’s Almost Like Praying? Maybe Because It’s Soul Music. appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Demos are fascinating in that they give us a glimpse into the creative process of musicians we love. We all know what a brilliant songsmith Lin-Manuel Miranda is, and so it's really cool to hear how "Almost Like Praying," a song that...Show More Summary
What kind of crazy fucked-up world do we live in where the only artist of stature standing up to President Trump is an ethnic college graduate who made his bones on Broadway? One in which the “Hamilton” cast album is the 13th most consumed album of the first half of 2017, and #13 in sales […]
Andrew Boryga reviews “Almost Like Praying,” featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda and a gathering of artists, whose proceeds benefit relief efforts for the hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.
The hopeful charity single features an all-star roster that includes Jennifer Lopez and her ex, Marc Anthony, Gloria Estefan, Fat Joe, John Leguizamo and "West Side Story" alumna Rita Moreno
Leave it to Lin-Manuel Miranda to bring some of the biggest names in music together. The 37-year-old Hamilton creator rounded up a slew of Latinx artists for an extremely good cause: the song "Almost Like Praying," which is about the devastation in Puerto Rico. Show More Summary
Listen to Lin-Manuel Miranda's benefit single for PR. Continue reading…
"Almost Like Praying" is a danceable, powerful track for the Puerto Ricans recovering from Hurricane Maria.
The impact of music can push forward a need for change and Lin-Manuel Miranda is the man to make it happen. Miranda joined forces with all-star Latin celebrities to release a new song and raise money for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. "Almost...Show More Summary
Via press release: Atlantic Records has announced this week’s release of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Almost Like Praying” (Feat. Marc Anthony, Ruben Blades, Camila Cabello, Pedro Capo, Dessa, Gloria Estefan, Fat Joe, Luis Fonsi, Juan LuisShow More Summary
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The 'Hamilton' scribe is rolling out 'Almost Like Praying,' a track to raise funds for Puerto Rico featuring Latinx artists.
"Say it soft and it’s almost like praying, it’s almost like praying.”
Lin-Manuel Miranda has dropped the new song “Almost Like Praying,” a charity single to support the people of Puerto Rico who were affected by Hurricane Maria. A star-studded roster of artists joined forces for the new song: Lin-Manuel, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Camila Cabello, Luis Fonsi, Gloria Estefan, Jane the Virgin‘s Gina Rodriguez and Rita [...]
In the wake of the devastation of Hurricane Maria, Lin-Manuel Miranda just released a new single “Almost Like Praying” whose entire proceeds are going toward helping Puerto Ricans in their time of need. The single’s profits will be donated to the Hispanic Federation UNIDOS Disaster Relief Fund. The relief song, whose title and ... More »
The “Hamilton” mastermind, who recently went after President Trump over Puerto Rico, discusses the making of his new charity single, “Almost Like Praying.”