Jazz and hip-hop composer Masego plays St. Petersburg

Masego released his self-titled sophomore album last month.

click to enlarge Masego @ III Points Music Festival - Gabby Santos and III Points
Masego @ III Points Music Festival
Jazz and hip-hop should work as bedfellows, but the mashup so often goes sour. That’s not the case with Micah Davis.

The 29-year-old multi-instrumentalist and songwriter better known as Masego released his self-titled sophomore album last month, and updated the “traphousejazz” that made him famous with pop music that’s not showboaty, but buoyed by effervescent rhythms and fun harmonies fit for the bedroom and club alike.

Tickets to see Masego play Jannus Live in St. Petersburg on Friday, April 14 are still available and start at $29.50.

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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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