Nikka Costa

Nikka Costa

“You can’t please everybody No, you can’t please everybody, No matter how hard you try.” – “Can’t Please Everybody” (Pebble To A Pearl)

If you’re going to make soul music -- joyful, authentic, modern yet classic soul music -- it really helps if that music is allowed to come straight from your soul.

Pebble To A Pearl -- the latest radiant gem by the gifted singer-songwriter and performer Nikka Costa -- is far and away her most direct and convincing musical statement yet. If this is Costa’s most pleasing album to date -- and it clearly... more