Sabas Whittaker is a man on a mission – his mission is to restore sanity to this world through his selfless acts of kindness. His fierce pride, fantastic passion to do world-class work and craft phenomenal lives by astonishing a mean world through his unwavering humanitarian activism has proven him to be a titan, not only of creative industry but also of integrity and decency! He influences through the power of his character, the nobility of his expertise, the compassion in his heart, and the unusual dedication to leaving everyone he meets better than he found them. And this is no surprise as he is truly inspired by the conscious works of Martin Luther King Jr. and the message of freedom, equality, and love, and the freedom movement of which he was a beacon. Like an iconic figure reborn, Sabas Whittaker who is a multi-talented composer, songwriter, and author, multilingual and multidisciplinary artist runs less by the selfish addictions of the ego and more by the selfless dictate of his greater wisdom.
The album “The Songbook of Life” is an inspiring and valuable expedition through the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy of peace, love, freedom, social justice and equality. By bringing together prominent and globally acclaimed, word-class, and award-winning musicians, Sabas Whittaker made one magically significant sound that Martin Luther King approves of while in his moment of rest. He couldn’t be any proud of what this acclaimed maestro has achieved and is still achieving relentlessly in his pursuit to uplift the global community through his art and music!
“My Role Model” is the first single off of this valuable album and is a bona fide tribute song to such a national and international iconic figure that has been performed passionately with the band wearing their hearts on their sleeves and taking the melody by its horn in what is a sound geared towards the quintessential country feel and added that futuristic vibe of diverse elements of other colorful and equally astonishing stylish genres to be felt across a wide variety of fans across the board!
The guitars are expertly piloted with artistic attention and the lead and backing vocals coming together with clarity, precision, and potency as the various voiceovers of Martin Luther King Jr. in the different sections of the track add that cinematic theme and meaning to this entrancing track. The luxurious punchy drums, the bass rhythms, the piano affluent melodies, and the tonal color added by such percussive instruments such as the violin ensure that a listener is spoilt for choice and apart from being inspired by the message on display, they are exhaustively entertained.
And to realize this is just one piece in a 10-diced melodically extravagant casino makes the head spin and with everything I’ve heard from the track feeding my voracious appetite for the whole and complete musical story! To get this track and the whole of this album, follow the attached link, and let’s keep Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy alive!
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