How To Dress Like A Neo Soul Star

5 fashion items Neo-Soul singers wear

So, you are going to a festival or playing a gig and want to rock ( Or should i say, Soul) “that” Neo Soul look. When we think of Neo soul music we think or artists like Angie Stone, Erykah Badu, India Arie, Jill Scott, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse and Lauryn Hill. So what do these stars wear? Here are 5 accessories that are a must have for any Neo Soul singer or Soul music festival babe to add to her wardrobe. Pair these accessories with a funky graphic tee and jeans for the day time gig or with your favorite dress if you’re going to the Grammy’s 🙂 and you’ll have that Neo Soul singer magnetic aura.

India Arie wearing hoop earrings and funky hat

1. Hoop Earrings

Hoop Earrings are a staple accessory for any Neo Soul or Soul Singer. These afrocentric creations can be found in all shapes and sizes and pair nicely with a funky hat or pulled back hair.

Angie Stone wearing oversized funky sunglasses

2. Sunglasses

Since when haven’t sunglasses been a part of a musicians attire. To get that funky Soul look its great to try oversized sunglasses with a retro 1970’s feel.

Erykah Badu wearing a head wrap

3. Head wraps

Black culture introduced these afrocentric headwraps which are a central part of the soul music movement.

Lauryn Hill wearing a fedora hat

4. Soul/Funk Hats

Hats, hats, hats!! Nothing says soul like a funky fedora hat. Fedora’s are trending in 2019 but soul music isn’t limited to that style of hat. Also try berets, page boys, flat caps, military hats and caps.

Amy Winehouse wearing Chunky Jewelry

5. Chunky Bling

From Big earrings to chunky chains and bracelets the neo soul singer stands out in a crowd wearing at least some bling!

 

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