The annual Moogfest took place this past weekend in Durham, North Carolina. Every year synthesizer pioneer Bob Moog is celebrated with a series of performances and installations. Shabazz Palaces, Waajeed, Pete Rock, Kelela, Sassy Black,Â and Jamila Woods were among the artists who gave performances. To find out about next year’s Moogfest go here.Â
Jamila Woods-LSD Featuring Chance The Rapper Official Video
[youtube id=”gz_kxQdSEeE”] Jamila Woods relies on theÂ never-ending appeal of the summer BBQ as the site for “LSD” video with Chance The Rapper. When the backyard party ends she retreats to the water where she is “saved” and then it ends with her standing in front of Harold’s Chicken Shack in her Chicago hometown. Her HEAVNÂ debut album has been re-released by Jagjaguwar.
Jamila Woods: Holy Official Video
[youtube id=”t3MhH2WekcY”] Jamila Woods released her HEAVNÂ project last year after appearing on Chance The Rapper’s Coloring Book and Macklemore and Ryan’s “White Privilege II.” “Holy” makes self-affirmation sacred and Woods’s centeredness in her world is expressed in lots of white, long halo-like braids and a purifying bath.
Chicago producer oddCouple has leaked “Love Above” featuring Jamila Woods and Kweku Collins from his upcoming Liberation album. He just produced Woods’s debut album Heavn and working with a host of Chicago’s new wave of rappers including Joey Purp and Chance The Rapper. Liberation comes out November 11th on Closed Sessions.