Chicago artist you should know: Lili K

Justin Kaufmann and Lili K

Justin Kaufmann and Lili K

Chicago-based jazz and soul singer Lili K joins Justin to talk about her career, working and recording with a live band, when she became interested in jazz music, the influence of Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday on her sound, being part of the Chicago music scene, the community that surrounds the music, when she decided to make music her vocation, the evolution of her songwriting, the election of Donald Trump, her latest single “Magic” and her forthcoming record due out in Winter 2017.

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