Music | Louis VI – Sugar Like Salt [LP]

Louis VI has unveiled his debut album Sugar Like Salt, the jazz-infused Hip Hop offering that is indicative of his growth as an artist. The singles that preceded the album’s release are in keeping with the rest of the album’s sonic direction, with Louis VI making references to Jazz throughout via the production. He enlists the likes of Mick Jenkins, Nubya Garcia and Jelani Blackman, among … Continue reading Music | Louis VI – Sugar Like Salt [LP]

Music | Louis VI Ft. Mick Jenkins – Jazz Got Me

Louis VI has continued his journey toward his next project with ‘Jazz Got Me’, his second single in a matter of weeks. The track, which is produced by Louis VI himself, is of a relatively quick pace and has, as the title hints, multiple elements of Jazz influence, including a commanding bassline. Louis comfortably picks suitable pockets to express himself within, while the transition into … Continue reading Music | Louis VI Ft. Mick Jenkins – Jazz Got Me

Review | Mick Jenkins – The Healing Component

Irrespective of the continuing discussion as to whether certain sub-genres of Hip Hop – specifically that known as “mumble rap” – should be considered within the genre, there is clearly enough evidence that conventional lyricism is still being illustrated by many musicians. An exceptional example of such can be found in the form of Mick Jenkins – yet another artist to come from the plethora … Continue reading Review | Mick Jenkins – The Healing Component