A branded web banner promoting Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals concert for Fortnite’s Spotlight Series
Graphic via epicgames.com/Fortnite

Anderson .Paak loosely translates to “I’ll be there.” At least in my language.

So far in the past couple of years, I’ve happily handed this man about $900 worth of shows, merchandise, and festivals. Since listening to his first studio album, “Venice,” I’ve seen his music and career absolutely take off. He’s now regarded by many in the music industry as one of the best entertainers of our time. That makes sense — what else would you call a guy who can sing, rap, dance, play the drums…