Meet Alia Thompson a 21-year-old from Boston, Massachusetts.
“I made this playlist for going on road trips with my parents to visit colleges.”
What is the best concert you’ve ever been to?
Currently, the best concert it would be Bruno Mars - the MoonShine Jungle Tour. It was amazing, the live instruments and overall shows was over the top and excellence and focus on the music.
Name your top 3 favorite artist and why?
S.O.S Band - they have some classics bangers. Prince - not only is his music amazing but the songs that he wrote are too. Luther Vandross - they are timeless songs that still resonate whatever you age you are.
What music did you grow up listening to as a young kid?
A lot Soul Train Music, 80s - my parents grew up with it so I did not have a choice what I could listen to, so I grew to like it.
What artist, dead or alive, who would you interview and why?
Without a doubt it would Michael Jackson - he really changed the music game and has inspired so many artists not just musically but also artistically - we see a lot artist take from him. He was inspired by James Brown - so I would like to understand his process especially with each album.
Do you have a life slogan?
”If you don't have passion, then what's the point?”