It has been a week of both rapturous and humiliating news for fans of Yasiin Bey. Fans of a artist before famous as Mos Def were treated to a warn with the proclamation of his recover from South Africa after a scarcely year of detainment, followed by a exhibit that he would be behaving live for a final time ever during a finish of a year. But now comes another good square of news: a new manuscript is coming.
Together with writer Ferrari Sheppard, Bey has shaped a twin patrician Dec 99th. For their entrance album, they are releasing a self-titled collection of songs. According to a press release, a entirety of a manuscript was created and available during Bey’s apprehension in South Africa during the past year.
December 99th is due (fittingly) on Dec 9. Check out a tracklist below:
2. Blade In The Pocket
4. Local Time
5. Tall Sleeves
6. Seaside Panic Room
7. Shadow In a Dark
8. It Goes
9. Special Dedication
In other song news, The xx have common a pleasing video for new singular “On Hold.” Watch it right here.