Why Leon Bridges found a new sound for his latest record

​Leon Bridges breaks away from the retro label that he's been boxed into, on his new album.
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Early in his career, Leon Bridges was being compared to greats like Sam Cooke and Otis Redding. But on his new record, he decided to take his sound in a different direction. 

Leon Bridges joins q host Tom Power to talk about his rapid rise to fame and the pigeonholing pitfalls that came along with it. He also performed tracks from his sophomore album Good Thing, that's out now.

Leon Bridges performs If It Feels Good (Then It Must Be) LIVE in the q music studio. 3:32

— Produced by Ben Edwards

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