DOOBIE POWELL - 2023-01-04 - - Yoshi's - Oakland CA

Wed January 4, 2023


Doors: 7:30 PM   Show: 8:00 PM

H. “Doobie” Powell is a native of Hartford, CT born to Gospel singer, Jacquelyn Powell and a legend in the music community who pioneered the genre Gospel-Jazz, Hubert Powell, Sr.  From the age of 3 to his 12 independent albums, Doobie has revolutionized the way fans experience music and artists perform.  His mezzo tenor tones infused with jazz riffs amidst his funk, gospel, and hip-hop arrangements are the sum total of The Doobie Powell Experience.  Doobie Powell collaborations include co-writing of The Black Nativity film score with Raphael Saadiq, performances with iconic artists such as Kim Burrell, Harry Connick Jr., Musiq SoulChild, Robert Glasper, LeAndria Johnson, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, the legendary Clark Sisters and more.  Doobie continues to spread the message of love, unity, and life with audiences across the world.  Doobie founded Chip Off the Block Productions to create a unique sound to be spread throughout the world, rather through him or any other artist who inquires his peculiar approach.  He released his version of Pharrell’s Happy in his first mixtape teaser in 2014 bringing new visibility to his versatility in music and reaching fans of all ages across the globe.