sf-weekly-best-of

“Smoldering would perhaps be the best way to describe it.”


Everything Ecstatic Best Bay Area Albums 2016

“One of the most complete local records of the year…This is can’t miss stuff.”


KQED Arts Mixtape

“… new and emerging San Francisco Bay Area performers to watch over the coming year.”


color-lines

“Meet Xiomara, the Singer Who Gives New Life to Your Favorite Hip-Hop Classics”


the-find

“Soul/jazz vocalist Xiomara re-imagines the timeless 1994 classic and turns it into a sexy, blues-infused cover”


afropunk

“It’s getting funky and bluesy up in here!”


first-ear

“Xiomara’s bluesy re-imaginations of Electric Relaxation and So Fresh So Clean are simply outstanding”


bama-love-soul

“Mark Xiomara down as a name to watch because her clever compositions completely catapult your favorite tunes into a whole new genre bracket”


flea-market-funk

“Dropping bluesy, jazz influenced vocals…Xiomara is channeling everyone from Eryka Badu to Blackstreet”


sinuous

“An unconventional and alluring R&B tribute from California songstress Xiomara”


okayplayer
“A-1 drops visuals for “Retinas” featuring Xiomara…one of the best tapes I heard all of last year.”