She’s the Soundtrack for my life…

 'Meshell will never do that. She’s an enigma. She’s a goddess. She’s the soundtrack of my life.' Ava Duvernay


…and then, inspired by the way Miles Davis scored films, she and her band — Jebin Bruni, Bruce Christopher, and Abraham John Rounds — went into a studio, put up a big screen to watch the episode, and began improvising. She deliberately wanted to work with other musicians. “I find scores by a person who’s a recording artist somewhat one-dimensional,” she says. “This is sort of a collective. I’m a figurehead, but there’s a team.”

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