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Tall Black Guy – ‘Let’s Take A Trip’

‘This is a journey into sound…’ These familiar words, accompanied by the rumble of a distant train, signal the opening of “Let’s Take A Trip“, the sophomore album from Terrel Wallace aka Tall Black Guy.

Kadhja Bonet – ‘The Visitor’ EP (Fresh Selects)

Introducing: Kadhja Bonet With a voice like September rain and the lightest touch in arrangements, Kadhja Bonet. is one of our favorite recently discovered singer-songwriter figures. Her angelic voice and songwriting skills are simply unreal.

NXWorries – ‘Yes Lawd!’

You already know the name. In February 2015, singer/rapper Anderson .Paak and producer Knxwledge released a song called “Suede,” a brash, shit-talking ode to good smoke and fine women, set atop a looping Gil Scott-Heron sample.

JON BAP – ‘Let It Happen’ (Fresh Selects)

An experimental soul musician’s adventurous new album. In an era where the most talked about albums often sound like the result of a ‘marketing to millennials’ focus group algorithm’ed from Soundcloud favorites and Facebook interactions

Oddisee – ‘The Odd Tape’

One of the best releases of 2016 Oddisee is an everyman with extraordinary talent. Both a rapper chronicling the perils and joys of ordinary existence, and a virtuosic producer attuned to the vibrations of how life actually sounds.