Neo-soul artist Jordan Occasionally celebrates Black joy

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: February 27, 2021 7:49 PM CT | Published: February 27, 2021 4:00 AM CT
Ezra Wheeler
Special to The Daily Memphian

Ezra Wheeler

Ezra Wheeler is the host of the Memphis Musicology podcast and the radio show Dead Wax on WYXR. He’s also a contributor to We Are Memphis and Choose901.

Jordan Dodson, who performs as Jordan Occasionally, wrote the song “Don’t Shoot,” which became an unofficial anthem of the widespread Black Lives Matter protests in Memphis in 2020.


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