Kehlani grew up all over the East Bay, and studied at Oakland School for the Arts. She is only 21 years old, but already has an impressive musical career. She’s put out two critically acclaimed mixtapes, and in 2017, dropped her debut album, SweetSexySavage. Here, she shares how growing up in the East Bay shaped her into the musician she is today.
This podcast is made possible by Google Play Music. Search “City Soundtracks” in the Google Play Music app to instantly stream a playlist curated by Kehlani and inspired by Oakland.
This episode features songs by Kehlani, India Arie, Erykah Badu, and Kamaiyah. This show is produced by Imprint Projects and Pineapple Street Media, edited and mixed by Ann Heppermann.