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Aloe Blacc rides wave of optimism

American musician Aloe Blacc has always championed a cause, whether it’s through his music or impressive philanthropic work. So the 41-year-old soul singer doesn’t hold back when I ask him about the political climate in the US with Election Day coming up tomorrow.

I connect with Blacc – renowned for hits I Need a Dollar, The Man and Wake Me Up – over a Zoom video call that has countless technical glitches...

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