Audio, Music

Sampha – Blood On Me

“I swear they smell the blood on me/I hear them coming for me,” The second track to release after “Timmy’s Prayer” from the 2016 album, ‘Process’. “It’s time for Sampha to move, and he does so, matching one of the fastest, most uniquely dynamic tracks he’s ever graced with his vocals. Absence of vibrato, or flaws […]

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Alwasta by Oddisee

Sudanese­-American hip­hop artist Oddisee’s new EP, “Al­Wasta,” takes its title from the Arabic colloquial term used to mean (to use colloquial English) “the plug.” The term “wasta” comes from the Arabic word “wasat,” meaning “middle” or “middleman,” and describes a member of the community who acts as a connector using their wealth of social currency. […]

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Sampha – Timmy’s Prayer

“It’s been a while. I’ve had a lot to process these past couple of years, as we all do. And it’s hard to articulate sometimes. I wanted to say thank you to all the people who’ve shown me so much love and support. I’m looking forward to sharing my music with you again.” – Sampha

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The Colour in Anything – James Blake

This album couldn’t have come out at a better time. Not only is it cooling down and raining, but the croon that comes with James Blake seems to be soothing my tired and frustrated mind. Half way in and I can almost say the production and vocals have so far been consistent to Blake’s identity and hauntingly perfect. […]

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