Martin Smith talks to Denys Baptiste about his new album, the civil rights movement and the struggle for freedom and justice today.
Denys Baptiste is a saxophone player from west London. His first album, Be Where You Are, was nominated for a Mercury Music Prize and won a Music of Black Origin (Mobo) award. His wonderful new album Let Freedom Ring! is a tribute to Martin Luther King and the civil rights movement.
What were your musical influences when you were growing up?