Aloe Blacc & The Grand Scheme




The sultry sounds of rhythm & blues artist, Aloe Blacc, has touched audiences internationally since he began taking music seriously in high school.  Starting out as a rap artist, Aloe has transcended into an explosive force in the R&B world, with the release of his well known hit, I Need a Dollar. “My purpose for music is positive social change,” says California native Aloe black.  His dance moves and banter with the audience are compliments to the positive force of their lyricism and musicality.  Their latest album, Good Things, is feel-good music for and beckons to inspire.


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  • EL Santo

    : This is the most powerful soul singer I have heard since mid 80’s…. He is really good. I believe every-one must go see him live!!!

  • http://whyy.org/oncanvas Lisa Gray

    Hi EL, Thanks for your comments about Aloe Blacc & the Grand Scheme. His soulful vibe radiates throughout each song he performs, with a “feel good” message throughout. He is clear that his role is to be a global citizen and make a difference however he can. He will be performing at the TLA in Philly on August 11th. Thanks for your support of On Canvas.
    Lisa Gray/Associate Producer/On Canvas

  • MR. CDR/SETFREE

    This brother is def. talented, too bad he dosen’t get the mainstream attention he deserves. Then again the underground has always been a breeding ground for true passionate artists with a message…Keep up the good work blacc.
    -CDR WORLDWIDE




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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.


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