Sons of Kemet
  • jazz
  • contemporary jazz
  • experimental

Sons of Kemet is a British jazz group formed in 2011 that consists of Shabaka Hutchings, Tom Skinner, Theon Cross, and Eddie Hick (Seb Rochford quit Sons of Kemet in late 2016). The group uses saxophone and clarinet (Hutchings), tuba (Cross), and a revolving cast of two drummers (Skinner, Hick) to make their music and plays a mixture of jazz, rock, Caribbean folk, and African music. Cross replaced Oren Marshall on tuba. The band won Best Jazz Act at the 2013 MOBO Awards. Read more on

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  1. My Queen Is Ada Eastman
  2. My Queen Is Harriet Tubman
  3. My Queen Is Anna Julia Cooper
  4. My Queen Is Mamie Phipps Clark
  5. My Queen Is Angela Davis

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