Soul diva Shirley Davis returns to the forefront with the backing of the renowned funk outfit The Silverbacks on her latest record titled "Wishes & Wants"
The British-Jamaican singer is turning up the proverbial heat in the kitchen with this rousing blend of soul, funk music tinged with elements of afrobeat. "Wishes & Wants" is an excellent display of Shirley's passionate vocals that exude a heartfelt longing and joyous celebration. The seasoned singer brings forth an emotional tugging melody laced with poignant lyrics such as "...A want is a hope, that you never you never got...A wish is a dream, that will never will never last, A wish is an act, shows who you really, you really are..."
The video is helmed by Linda Films who bring out the performing attributes of Shirley as she deals with love, loss and all the drama that comes with it. "Wishes & Wants" is the title track of Shirley Davis's forthcoming album. With 'Wishes & Wants' Davis and the Silverbacks keep the torch of funk and soul burning bright as they carve their names into the lineage of contemporary greats. "The new album benefits from our confidence, from our mutual respect and appreciation of each other as musicians and performers. I'm not going to get this sound from any other band in Europe" states Shirley.