Video: Nneka “Do You Love Me Now?” (Acoustic)

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We love when Nneka keeps it really stripped down and raw so we can hone in on her sweet, sultry vocal stylings.  First spotted over at Okayplayer earlier today, check out the vid above for Nneka's acoustic version of "Do You Love Me Now?" recorded at Ohalala Bar in Paris.  This only makes us more excited for her new LP Soul Is Heavy.

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