Nelson Emokpae http://wyso.org en Nelly's Echo on Excursions http://wyso.org/post/nellys-echo-excursions <p>Nelson Emokpae, performing under the name "Nelly's Echo," was a finalist on season three of the NBC show The Voice. He called in to Excursions today to talk with Niki about where he came from and how a refugee from Africa achieved musical success in the US. They discuss the reasoning behind the name "Nelly's Echo" as well as his experience for performing for the armed forces in Cuba.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Nelson and his two band mates will perform on Saturday, June 8th at 8pm&nbsp;at the historic Sidney Theatre in Sidney, Ohio.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 17:19:49 +0000 Niki Dakota & Sam Bodary 34037 at http://wyso.org