At 19 years old, Alessia Cara has become a heroine for awkward outsiders. On her breakout single, "Here," the Drake-co-signed Canadian singer-songwriter embraces being the antisocial type who would rather hug the walls than follow typical teenage rules.
In an interview with Billboard, Jeff Russo discussed composing music for the hit series (recently renewed for a third season), what makes a great TV score, and how he helps make "Power" one of the most addictive shows on television.
Whenever Bessie Smith sang, she bellowed. Whenever she walked, she strutted. HBO's decades-in-the-making biopic, Bessie, renders the legendary blueswoman's sheer audacity in several magnetic scenes.