ERICA FALLS is a New Orleans singer/songwriter who impressed us with her 2017 EP ‘HomeGrown’ (yes, no gap in that title). Read about it here –

We learned that Ms Falls (who debuted as far back as 2012) was also the vocalist with the band Galactic (the group featured top Crescent City drummer Stanton Moore; learn more about him @

 Right now though Erica is busy promoting her own new single, a delicious slice of contemporary soul, ‘Up’. The  tune is already winning a plethora of plaudits from the most respected soul tastemakers and after one listen you’ll know why. This ‘Up’ is proper grown-up soul music. Beautifully produced and with a chorus hook that hits you where it should, it’s a proper winner! This one’s already being touted as one of THE tracks of 2023. Wouldn’t argue. Big thanks to Mark Turner @ Soul Strutter for pointing us towards this one. Follow his excellent and comprehensive site @