Music since 1981
Fudakochi (pronounced Foo-dah-co-chi) has been a consistent voice in the Miami music scene for many years.
As a passionate singer/songwriter, producer and former Jazz, Soul, and Rock and Roll student his sound express his music through a unique blend of soul and alternative music.
Fudakochi has coined the phrase ‘Soulternative’ to describe his sound. He’s an instrumentalist and truly gifted vocalist whose musical style ranges from gospel, rock, soul, funk and operatic influences. He was raised in a family of Haitian descent. A musical family, that played Kompa, and Haitian Folk music. These musicians of his childhood played a great part in his lack of restraint as a prolific, heartfelt writer and soulful performer.
Fudakochi’s best known for his critically acclaimed 2012 release, “Alien Love (EP)”, this was the genesis to Soulternative music. It was on this album that he shares the loss of love, family and his circumstances dealing with his separation from his young daughter. As a songwriter, he is sometimes uncomfortably honest in that he shares his personal struggles in his material. Very few artists share their true feelings of hurt, pain, and strife as Fudakochi does so eloquently. Real life makes for beautiful music.
FUDAKOCHI (pronounced Foo-dah-co-chee) has released his new LP "Love Invasion S.P." This new Album is being launched after a musical evolution that occurred by finding his sound - Soulternative.
The album which was supposed to be released in 2015 was not satisfactory according to Fudakochi. However, this was the catalyst to what is now "Love Invasion S.P." FUDAKOCHI’s resurgence with new soulful material showcases true usage of his time to reflect on life, love and God. He also elaborates and mentions that "The evolutionary process was a journey...it has brought me to a new understanding about myself, which translates into my music."
Through his journey Fudakochi, recorded many songs and has accumulated a 17 song album. With his earlier release of his EP "Sound" he wanted to give everyone just a tease of what's to come.
"Love Invasion S.P." is an experience and it takes you into space, some would say to Soulternative Planet. Laced with songs like "Spaceborn" which embodies the essence of Soul, psychedelic and alternative music. As well as the summer anthem "Melanin Poppin" which is sure to keep you cool with a soulful vibe. The album also includes smooth faint notes of rock and soul in "Together" which is the soulful dimension of the album. The entire album embodies a journey through space, time and sound. The album is now available on AppleMusic and Spotify.
Fudakochi is also known for his highly energetic live performances, which can best be described as raw and yet captivating experience. He pours his heart into every single note freely and openly and leaves his raw emotions on the stage. As a professional working musician, he has toured throughout the United States and Europe.
Get ready to embark on a journey with Fudakochi (Foo-dah-co-chi) the man from the purple planet, is going to take you to Soulternative planet ( The purple Planet).