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Show #67 - Rob Milton Will See Us Now

Queue Points Podcast

Release Date: 09/02/2022

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We’ve said this many times on the show, but Rob Milton is one of the hardest working men in music. From a string of consistently top-notch releases as a solo artist and as part of Cousin, Milton has been a source of joy and inspiration for the work we do here at Queue Points. 

It’s been a long time coming, but this show is all about the journey of Rob Milton, so far.

During our special segment, Jackson, MS, resident Marq McPerson is with us at the top of the show. As you know, Jackson residents are experiencing a water outage impacting the people of this great, historic city. McPerson is joining us to discuss the impact.

Watch this episode on our website: https://to.qpnt.net/watch-show-67


Topics Covered In This Episode

“Jackson residents face long lines and short supply in a frustrating search for water”: https://qpnt.net/9_pO

Mississippi Rapid Response Coalition: https://qpnt.net/9_tM

Mississippi Food Network: https://www.msfoodnet.org/

August Greene featuring Brandy “Optimistic”: https://qpnt.net/A0kB

“Lizzo refuses to perform shame for critics who think she should”: https://qpnt.net/A0fX

“Stacey Dash Breaks Down in Tears After Learning DMX Died Over a Year Ago”: https://qpnt.net/A0fo

“Jay-Z’s Verse on DJ Khaled’s ‘God Did’ Is a Master Class in Mature Lyricism”: https://qpnt.net/A0fh

“TikToker Duane Cali Admits He Faked Having Monkeypox To Promote His Music”: https://qpnt.net/A0fP

“2022 MTV VMA Winners”: https://qpnt.net/A0fd

Rob Milton “Back 2 Fun”: https://qpnt.net/9_ta

Rob Milton “Showtime”: http://smarturl.it/showtime-ep


Marq McPherson Bio:

Marcus “Marq” McPherson is a case manager and health equity advocate in Jackson, Mississippi. With much of their life spent in or around Jackson, they have embraced the city as a homespace and have a drive to improve health equity outcomes for LGBTQ+ people of color and people with HIV (PWH) in the Jackson Metro area. Marq is currently a graduate student at The City University of New York (CUNY) and looks forward to using the knowledge gained to contribute to improving the quality of life for their community.

Rob Milton Bio:

Atlanta based R&B star Rob Milton is a force to be reckoned with. Whether you’ve heard his work on Issa Rae & HBO’s hit series Insecure, experienced his writing via GRAMMY Award winning legend Monica’s beautiful duet “Friends” with Ty Dolla $ign, heard his solo work or his work with his groups Cousin and Sons Of The James, or maybe even caught him performing somewhere between Stockholm, Sweden and Nashville, TN, you have experienced the magic that he brings to everything that he touches. And if you haven’t yet, you are in for a treat. For the last 10 years Milton has consistently released a host of singles, albums and EPs that will restore your faith in the foundation of rhythm and blues. He sights inspiration from the likes of Luther Vandross, Aretha Franklin, The Clark Sisters, Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, James Fauntleroy, B. Slade, Georgia Anne Muldrow and many more, the latter two which he has been blessed to collaborate with.

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